Region Events – Conference on Climate Change
The Environment and Us
Congratulations to Region President Yvonne Johns, Conference Chair Louise, Chief Steward Pam and the Conference team on a wonderful one day conference on Saturday 19th February at St George’s Hotel Llandudno.
After the recent storms members flocked to Llandudno and experienced a fabulous day
The excellent Keynote Speakers were:
Prof G. Wyn Jones – The Impact of Climate Change
Annie Merry, Director Faiths4Change – The Challenge we are faced with and what we can do
Janet Finch Saunders MS/AS – Welsh Assembly
Please Click Here to read their biographies
The Barbara Dixon Programme Action Award
This year the award was presented to the best Environment Project
There were 7 entries from clubs around the Region – Please click here for more information
The winning entry:
SI Rhyl – Bees Inspiring a Healthy Environment – Local to Global
Grand Raffle for Mental Health Projects
Club members had been asked to purchase raffle tickets for three excellent Mental Health Projects – these to be chosen by clubs in Cheshire, North Wales & Wirral, one prize for each area.
The Grand Draw took place on the conference day. There were many fabulous prizes and Runcorn/Frodsham club members took home an amazing eight prizes, including first prize, a beautiful collage won by Karen Webb.
Conference & Gala Dinner Photos
Bringing a fabulous conclusion to ad excellent an vey well organised conference a Gala Dinner was held. Here you see a photo of the top table with Region President Yvonne, the Mayor of Llandudno and Region Officers.
Please click on the images for information and to enlarge.