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SIGBI Ellesmere Port and District AGM Thursday 19th April 2018

The Ellesmere Port and District group held their AGM at the Holiday Inn, Ellesmere Port on Thursday 19th April 2018.

Members enjoyed a meal and drinks together before the official business of the transfer of club presidency from outgoing President Jean Diamond to incoming President, Eilish Trow. President Elect is Gerry Godwin and vice president is Hilary Laidler.

Sincere thanks were given to IPP Jean Diamond for all her hard work over the past 12 months and she was presented with a gift from the club in honour and gratitude of her year as Club President.

Jean Diamonds officially hands the chain to incoming President Eilish Trow
Jean Diamond officially presents the President’s chain to incoming President Eilish Trow

 

left to right: outgoing President, Jean Diamond, Incoming President Eilish Trow, President Elect Gerry Godwin and Vice President Hilary Laidler (also current Regional President)
left to right: immediate past President, Jean Diamond, Incoming President Eilish Trow, President Elect Gerry Godwin and Vice President Hilary Laidler (also current Regional President)

 

 

Jean Diamond and Eilish Trow
President Eilish Trow and IPP Jean Diamond

 

President Eilish presented all members with a box of Smarties – once the sweets have been enjoyed, the tubes can be filled with 20p pieces – all funds raised will go towards Mary’s Meals.

Dot Cartwright, MBE, kindly received two long service awards for members who were unable to attend the AGM. One for Dorothy Roddan, honorary member with 50 years’ service and the other for Marian Livingston for 40 years’ service. Many thanks to these two ladies for all their dedication towards the Ellesmere Port and District club.

Dot Cartwright, MBE, receiving long service awards on behalf of Dorothy and Marian
Dot Cartwright, MBE, receiving long service awards on behalf of Dorothy and Marian.