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Notice is hereby given that the 27th..  Annual General Meeting of the Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust Ltd. will be held at Park View Centre, Chester Road North, Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7JB

Friday 9th. June 2017  at 7.15 pm.


1. Apologies.

2. Minutes of the 26th Annual General Meeting 10th June 2016.

3. Matters Arising.

4. Directors’ Reports.

5. Treasurer’s Report and Presentation of Accounts for the year ended 31st December 2016.

6. Chairman’s Report.

7. Election of Directors:

8. Appointment of Accounts Examiner: Dains - Chartered Accountants.

9. Any Other Business.

10. Close of formal business.

11. Guest Speaker:

Mr. Steve Wood, member of IWA N.Staffs & S.E.Cheshire, Burslem Port Trust, and Caldon & Uttoxeter Canals Trust will cover some aspects of these within the Staffordshire Waterways Group.

After the AGM, tea and biscuits will be served with an opportunity to view displays and sales material.

Note 1: A member entitled to attend and vote is entitled to appoint a proxy. A Form of Proxy can be obtained from the Company Secretary (Godfrey Eland), to whom they should be returned at least 48 hours before the time appointed for the meeting.

Note 2: A summary of the 2016 Annual Accounts, subject to approval, is included in CBW magazine Issue 91. Any member wanting a copy of the full accounts in advance of the meeting should contact the Treasurer, Bob Williams.

Note 3: Non-members are welcome to attend but cannot vote at the AGM.

Annual General Meeting  

After the formal AGM, our guest speaker is Steve Wood who is a member of IWA N.Staffs & S.E.Cheshire, Burslem Port Trust, and Caldon & Uttoxeter Canals Trust.

Steve first joined IWA North Staffordshire & South Cheshire Branch committee just over 10 years ago, in September 2006, initially as Planning Officer. Two years later he joined the committee of the Caldon & Uttoxeter Canals Trust, as Communications Officer, and also became involved with the Burslem Port Trust around the same time. He is also very active with restoration, serving as chairman of the Uttoxeter Canal Restoration group and has been the main organiser for several WRG canal camps and weekend visits, including WRG Forestry.

Pictured here with Helen Whitehouse, IWA West Midland Region chairman.