Master and 17 Members in attendance.
Congratulations to Charles Bowman for being supported by the Court of Alderman to stand as Lord Mayor of the City of London in 2017/2018
Congratulations to Elizabeth Rogula for being appointed as Deputy (the leader of the CC’s)
Many thanks to Sheriff Charles Bowman for helping us organise a visit to the Old Bailey and for hosting a Champagne Reception afterwards.
A new Choir are likely to be attending this years Carol Service, discussions in hand
Past Master Peter Cave reported that interest had been shown via HMS President and that a Unit of the Sea Cadets from one of the “deprived areas” would be recommended to us. In the longer term this did not work out
Reported that the Ward Club would be asked to take over the “Front of House” given the support we had given in 2015. This was the case, and also into 2019 at least.
Lord Mayor’s Show 2017
Past Master Peter Cave, reported that he had all the core rules and was looking at a Budget (Net) of £15,000. (Achieved – actual net costs, around £13,500.)
Past Master Harvey Peebles drew attention to t0 fact that exactly 10 years to the day, their had been a Committee Meeting the evening of the London Transport Bombings.