CWW 2018 AGM

Monday 14 May 2018, 11.30 am – La Ferme, Farringon Road, London

To download the AGM papers please click on the links below:

Meeting Agenda

Voting Form

Hon Treasurer’s Report

2017 Accounts

Cyril Ray Lunch – booking form – to be posted shortly

 

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AGM Notice posted on: Monday 26th March 2018

ADVANCE NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

From the office of the Honorary Secretary

In accordance with the constitution, this is formal notice that the 58th Annual General

Meeting of the Circle of Wine Writers will be held on Monday 14th May 2018 at La Ferme, 102-104 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R 3EA at 11.30 am.

Committee – There are up to 7 vacancies on the committee.

Colin Hampden-White, Chairman has served three years on the committee (co-opted in 2014) and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election. Keith Grainger, Hon Treasurer has served three years on the committee and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election. Kathleen Burk has served three years on the committee and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election. Caroline Henry has served three years on the committee and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election. Helena Nicklin has served three years on the committee and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election. Liz Sagues has also served three years on the committee and is eligible and willing to stand for re-election.

President – Rosemary George MW has completed her current 3 year term and is eligible, and willing, to stand for re-election.

Vice-Presidents There are up to two vacancies for the office of Vice–President. Bob Campbell MW and Oz Clarke have each completed their current 3 year term and are eligible to stand for re-election. They have been invited to stand for re-election, and the committee very much hope they wish to do so. However if any member wishes to nominate a member for the office of Vice–President should send their nominations to the Honorary Secretary.

Any member who wishes to self nominate, or nominate another member who is willing to stand, is asked to send in the nomination to the Honorary Secretary. The member must be correctly proposed, seconded and supported by a 100 word statement regarding the strengths he/she will bring to the committee.

In addition, members may wish to submit items for the agenda. The Honorary Secretary must receive nominations and items for discussion no later than 40 days before the date of the meeting, i.e. on or before Wednesday 4th April 2018, by email or post at the address below. A formal agenda will be delivered to members 23 days before the meeting.

Winifred Bowman, Hon Secretary c/o CWW, 70 Joiners Lane, Chalfont St Peter, Bucks, SL9 0AU, UK

Tel: +27 83 7023665 Email: winbee@syrold.co.za

 

Circle Trips for 2018

Cognac – 9-12 April

Marche – 24-27 May – names already submitted

Please contact Andrea here if you wish to be considered for a trip. It is possible there are still places available, even if names have already been submitted.

 

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