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Gosport Bowling Club

Meeting Minutes

GOSPORT BOWLING CLUB Minutes of  Meeting of the Social Committee - held in the Clubhouse on 2 March 2016

1.  Present

Tom Start – Brian Kelsey – Andy Sherwen – Richard Frazer -  Avril Griffiths

2.  Welcome and Apologies

Apologies were received from Dianne O’Connor and Des Griffiths. Tom sent best wishes to Des on behalf of the committee,  he had an operation to remove cancer on his leg.

3.  Chairman’s Report

He thanked Brian and his team of willing ladies who worked so very well in the kitchen to provide an excellent meal at the Cabaret where Cloud 9 proved to be excellent entertainers. Everybody present enjoyed themselves.  We will invite them back when they are back on land as they entertain on the Cruise Liners.

4.  Treasurer’s Report

Brian mentioned how disappointed he was that 9 people did not turn up that meant that we had a loss of R99.00

A discussion took place and it was decided that tickets will be produced and charged for  before events, to obviate us losing out.

He reported that he has bought liquor for prizes for the Horse Racing.

5.  Future Events

 Saturday  5 March –Horse Racing – Food -  Sausages, chips and beans  -  charges £6 – members £7 guests 19h00 for 19h45

Friday     11 March – Target Bowls and Hoy – Bring own nibbles – No charge 19h00 for 19h45

Saturday 19 March – Cabaret with Ade White.  Food - Finger Buffet – Charges £11 members

£12 Guests 19h00 for 19h45

Saturday  2 April – Horse Racing – Food  Ploughmans – Charges £6 members £7 Guests

19h00 for 19h45

Friday   8 April – Quiz Night –  Host is Tom Start -  Bring own nibbles 19h00 for 19h45

Sunday 10 April -  Music with Gary Laine,   Entrance fee £2.00  12h00 for 12h30

Saturday 23 April – Cabaret with Karen Barnett.      This event has been cancelled.

Jeff Borg informed  Brian that he is available to cater on the 9 December for our Christmas Dinner Dance.

We have booked him for the 2 July 2016 for a Hog Roast.  Gary Laine will entertain us from 17h30 to 21h30.

We are looking to hold a  Elvis Presley / Craig Jefferson Tribute Evening  on the 19 August.

There will be no food and the entrance fee will be £8.00 per person.

Cloud 9  will  be back to entertain us on 1 October 2016.  Charge £12 – Food – Ploughmans.

Brian suggested that The Simpson Duo be invited to entertain us on a Sunday.  Richard is prepared to provide hamburgers £2.50 each and hotdogs at £1.50 each.

19 August -  Barbeque -  Members £8.00 and Guests £9.00

There was no further business to discuss.  The next meeting will be Tuesday 15 March 2016 a t 14h00

The meeting closed at 16h00

Avril Griffiths