News: March 2018

A minutes silence was held in memory of yet another former member, Richard MacMillan
who passed away aged 101 and that of the son of our fellow member, Ray Lowe.

This month’s meeting is the last general meeting to be chaired by David Slack as President.
He will hand over to a new President Ken Jones at the AGM to be held in April. The AGM
will be followed immediately by a short general meeting and will be rounded off with a hot pot
lunch.

This month’s speaker was one John Miller and entitled “The Show Must Go On” and sub-
titled “On the road with the BBC”. The talk covered his early days as a BBC producer and
his involvement in many well know productions. He followed this with many years as
Manager of the BBC Corporate Exhibitions and outside broadcasts. His later career
developed with exhibitions for BBC North and with a BBC Partnership based in London.

It was announced that the outdoor bowling commences on the top green in the park on
Tuesdays and Friday mornings commencing April 3 rd and that indoor bowling will start again
circa 3 rd or 14 th October in the Yoxall Village Hall.