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Agenda Biennial General Meeting

18 March 2019 12:02

Friends of Real Lancashire

Protecting, promoting and preserving the true identity of Lancashire

President – Mr Chris Dawson Hon BSc, DLC (Hons)


The Rt Rev Dr David Walker, Bishop of Manchester; His Grace, The Duke of Buccleuch;

The Rt Hon The Lord Hoyle JP (Baron Hoyle of Warrington);

Sir Bernard de Hoghton Bt KM DL FCSI; The Rt Hon Sir Robert Atkins;

The Rt Hon Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP, Jake Berry MP; Nigel Evans MP; Chris Green MP;

 Andrew Gwynne MP; Seema Kennedy MP; Ben Wallace MP; Sajjad Karim MEP;

Lieutenant Colonel (Ret’d) Eric W Davidson MBE DL; Councillor Dr John Pugh;

Brian Simpson OBE; Dr Kadaba Vasudev DL FRCPath; Dr John Whittaker; Terry Wynn MSc.

Chairman - Mr PJ Walsh, 79 Greencroft, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire PR1 9LB. Tel 01772 745409.

Secretary - Mr MJ Philips, 10 Mercer Court, Clairville Close, Bootle, Lancashire, L20 7HN.

Membership Secretary - Mrs A Walsh, ‘Sonachan’, 3 Hawthorne Drive, Roe Green, Worsley, Lancashire, M28 2DA. Tel 0161 793 5489     


E-mail: enquiries@forl.co.uk                                  FORL is a non-political organization                              Website www.forl.co.uk




Biennial General Meeting, Saturday 27th April 2019, at

The Bowland Suite, Myerscough College, in the County of Lancashire.

  1. 10.30 Arrival of Attendees. Tea and Coffee will be served.
  2. 11.00 BGM commences.
  1. Welcome from Chairman.
  2. Welcome from President.
  3. Chairman’s Report.
  4. Secretary’s Report.
  5. Treasurer’s Report.
  6. Election of Officers.
  7. Proposed amendments to the FORL Constitution – to be voted upon by attendees:
  1. The introduction of a Life Membership category;
  2. To change the Biennial General Meeting to a Triennial General Meeting.
  3. The Newsletter and The Lancastrian to be combined into a biannual publication: ‘The Lancastrian’.
  1. Proposal to increase membership fees.
  2. Open Forum – question and answer session.


  1. 13.00 Lunch
  2. 14.00 A talk by local author, Dave Tetlow.
  3. 15.00 Opportunity to visit the Myerscough College Garden Centre – discount vouchers are available. 


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