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Summary of Meeting of Board held on 13th September 2019


Trustees and Directors: Robert Paul, Trevor Bone, Pamela Masters, Jacqui Griffiths, Richard Powell

Curator: Nicola Hems

It was unanimously agreed to officially co-opt Richard Powell as a trustee/director.

Cookes Staithe: 

  • Proposed sale of remaining items to take place on October 12th
  • Cost or an electrical inspection confirmed at £225
  • Asbestos surveys to be investigated by Trevor

Marsh Harrier:

  • Discussion about current  problems with electrical system
  • Final Leader claim now due 31 October

Museum Development Working Group:

  • To meet next on 18 September

New Trustees:

  • Robert currently assessing new trustee applications

Report from Management Team meeting 09 September:

  • Items covered: maintenance of site, boat operations, events for 2020, admission prices for 2020, benefits for ‘Friends’, branded clothing for volunteers.
  • Discussion about the viability of the restoration of the Brooke cruiser, return of Esox and possible options for 2020, and the volunteers’ event on  15 November .

Business Plan:

It is hoped  that Julie Cole will present to the Board before the end of October.


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