Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Minutes from October General Meeting

Minutes of Meeting – Monday 2nd October 2017 – 8pm at the The Old Vicarage, Holmes Chapel Present approx 16 members including the committee Apologies: Katie Newport, Hannah Rush, Nikki Phillips, Chairman’s Report – Joy Joy chaired the meeting and welcomed everyone • The minutes of the September meeting were accepted • Andrea still progressing the Wedgewood Lane case with Staffordshire council. Reviewing all the other existing claims now to see which other ones are relevant for BBA with an aim to get 50 paths reviewed in the next year by Staffordshire council. • Carol has been in touch with Cheshire council to try to get so me slow down for horses signs in Smallwood. The council have now agreed there will be at least 2 signs and perhaps a speed limit. Well done to Carol for getting this progressed • Dressage in September – went well. Thanks to the helpers • Cath Wilkinson is involved in a racenight which will be on 14 October. Full details are on the website. • Rights of Way consultative group meeting is tomorrow afternoon – it would be great if someone from BBA could attend Treasurer’s report – Maggie Marincovic Deposit a/c 10640.17 Cash 10 Current a/c 5509.95 Total 16160.12 Membership- Elizabeth Goda Membership renewal: 55 adults, 9 honorary, 5 junior Social Report – Pat Guerin • Cheshire endurance group are running the Peover pleasure ride – the Delamere Ride Saturday 7 October • Congleton ride is 19 Nov – run by Cheshire EGB and BBA • Provisionally setting the date for the Christmas meal as 6 December. Looking for a venue • There are still generally spaces on the flatwork on Thursday evenings – please contact Jan • There will be SJ in October AOB Next meeting: 6th November The Vicarage, Holmes Chapel 2 Upcoming BBA events SJ Training: Running sessions 4, 18, 25 Oct at 7pm- please let Joy or Pat know if you are interested. All abilities catered for. £15 per session or all 3 sessions for £42 Flat Work: Running on alternate Thursdays at 6.30pm Sarah Johnson, cost £14 Venue: Hunters Gate, Contact: Jan Dobson Drill Riding: Sunday 8th October 3pm at Hunters Gate. These can be booked on horse monkey. Contact: Kristine. Instructor: Sarah Johnson Cost £10. Pole work/working equitation exercises: 28th October 2pm at Hunters Gate. Contact: Kristine. Instructor: Sarah Johnson Cost £13 Daytime lessons spaces available at Alsager on Tuesday 10.30 – 11.30 Contact Pat Christmas Meal : 6 December (provisional date) Pleasure rides: Cheshire EGB are also running at Pleasure ride at Delamere on 7th October http://www.endurancegbcheshire.co.uk/ Cheshire EGB jointly with BBA are also running the Congleton ride on 19th November