Minutes of meeting held at York NHS Sports & Social Club
On 5th Oct with 36 members and guests present.
Paul Ballantyne said a few words about Bob Grainger (ex member and member of York FA and York Minor League) and a minute’s silence was held in his memory.
The chairman welcomed the large attendance to the meeting.
Apologies were received from Mssrs Godson, Coote, Kaye, Shiers
Minutes from the last meeting were on line, no matters arising.
Social functions; appeals were made to attend a joint function of CRAs & CFA at Northallerton (22 Oct); Dinner , date 7th April, Marriott Hotel,£28.50. guest Geoff Eltringham (national list ref)
Membership 27, with subs due, and discounted fee ends this month.
Problem corner, instance of abuse from club AR on far touchline with no spectators on; instance of player banter get out of hand. Various views discussed and hopefully advice given.
The evenings guest, Neil Swarbrick gave a presentation of clips and inviting feedback and alternative decisions if necessary. Main outcome of the evening was; protect yourselves and look after yourselves. There then followed a Q & A session.
A Presentation was made to John Ledgeway for his commitment during his ten years as chairman.
A.o.B. an appeal was made for 3 refs and race night at Flag and Whistle
Meeting closed at 9.30