Change of Commodore
Published 13:38 on 8 Feb 2017
2017 Annual General Meeting
The 2017 Annual General meeting at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club took place on Thursday 26th January at the Clubhouse in Fishbourne Lane. Over 80 members including past Commodores and Flag Officers attended the proceedings to approve the minutes of the AGM held on 30th January 2016, receive the report of the Commodore, receive and adopt the financial report and accounts for the year ending September 30th 2016, vote for the election of officers and committees, the appointment of the Auditors, and any resolutions approved by the Management committee.
The evening saw the election of a new Commodore , Mr. Steve Sheridan. He will be supported by Flag Officers: Mr. Chris Rickman as Vice – Commodore; Mr. Chris Gibson as Rear Commodore (Sailing) & Mrs. Cathy Stone as Rear Commodore (House.)
The Outgoing Commodore, Mr. Tony Pope was presented with the ex Commodore's Club Burgee and a picture of his Boat – Mad Hatter. In his speech he commented:'It has been without a doubt an honour and privilege to have served as your Commodore for the last 3 years. The club is not run by individuals, but by the committee members and volunteers who relentlessly give up their spare time to make the club such a success. I thank you all for making the Royal Victoria Yacht club the friendly, open and welcoming club that it is.
Last updated 10:21 on 11 January 2018