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by John Reyes
Tue Jun 28, 2022 11:59 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Email release from Michael Farthing
Replies: 16
Views: 1758

Re: Email release from Michael Farthing

John Upham wrote:
Tue Jun 28, 2022 8:46 pm
John Reyes wrote:
Tue Jun 28, 2022 7:43 pm
I know there 5 candidates who have put their names forward as silver members and yes I’m one of them
Are you able to reveal all five names please?
Nope

All the names will be announced on the main ecf page.
by John Reyes
Tue Jun 28, 2022 7:43 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Email release from Michael Farthing
Replies: 16
Views: 1758

Re: Email release from Michael Farthing

I know there 5 candidates who have put their names forward as silver members and yes I’m one of them
by John Reyes
Sun Jun 12, 2022 10:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NCCU and the MCF
Replies: 336
Views: 33153

Re: NCCU and the MCF

Some mention to me about why Lancashire is Blocking Manchester as it Feel like it is a Discrimination to chess players in the area who can't play chess now that something happen in 1974, during our county match vs Yorkshire. The big questions is 1) where is this Document and why is it public? 2) Wou...
by John Reyes
Sun Jun 12, 2022 10:24 pm
Forum: Book Reviews
Topic: "History of Lancashire Chess" by Mike Conroy
Replies: 9
Views: 1056

Re: "History of Lancashire Chess" by Mike Conroy

"However, whether an objective account of the Lancashire v GMCCA saga could be composed is another matter entirely." So you either need someone who wasn't involved, in which case they probably wouldn't follow all the nuances, or you need someone from both sides each writing their piece and the audi...
by John Reyes
Sun Jun 12, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: National Stages 2022
Replies: 54
Views: 4467

Re: National Stages 2022

Yorkshire beat G Man in the Open semi as expected, I am told, so good luck to them in the final Well done to Yorkshire and coming to play us Had a good chat to the Yorkshire captain and we lost players to Lancashire because yet again Lancashire don't want us in the NCCU. someone mention from their ...
by John Reyes
Fri Jun 10, 2022 7:28 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Email release from Michael Farthing
Replies: 16
Views: 1758

Re: Email release from Michael Farthing

I have already put myname forward as the Silver rep again There were resolutions at the April Council meeting which if enacted would have barred Tim Wall from standing as Silver rep and Rob Willmoth as Gold rep. They passed, did they not? Rob is on the board as well as Aga as well so they can’t sta...
by John Reyes
Fri Jun 10, 2022 11:50 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Email release from Michael Farthing
Replies: 16
Views: 1758

Re: Email release from Michael Farthing

I have already put myname forward as the Silver rep again
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:50 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

Agenda items for ECF Finance Council meeting, April 23, 2022 The Agenda can be viewed here - https://www.englishchess.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/C36.0-Agenda.pdf Item 8 Membership Fees We support the Board’s proposals for membership fees for 2022-23, which include a fee freeze for all categor...
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:48 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

The Gold membership "consultation" arrived yesterday, two days before the meeting so leaving a very narrow window for anybody wishing to send views to do so. It contained the statement that directors acting as membership representatives had an "insight", suggesting they will oppose the motion. It a...
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:47 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

motion 18 has been moved up the order and we are talking about it now
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:33 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

David Sedgwick wrote:
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:28 pm
Paul Cooksey wrote:
Sat Apr 23, 2022 1:54 pm
The meeting now in progress, we are discussing whether a recording should be published
What was the decision?

If in favour, will the current meeting be viewable live, as stated in the Agenda?
nope the meeting won't be as it fail on the hand vote
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

budget and fees passed
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:13 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

on the finance meeting

the Sponsonship of Chessable has asked to not tell us the figures due to a disclosure and that is understand
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 23, 2022 2:01 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

should be a fun meeting Paul

no show so far

from the board
Julian Clissord

Aga and Malcolm will join in zoom later

Reps
Tim wall
Gerry walsh - Ap
by John Reyes
Mon Apr 18, 2022 11:33 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022
Replies: 78
Views: 5098

Re: ECF Finance Council Meeting 23 April 2022

We need to remember this won’t started till the end of the current season,

So I’m thinking it will begin the rolling membership on the 22/23 season like the end of July as it need to be approved at the Meeting 1st and the roll out day is in xx/xx/22