Our first meeting of the year was held in February, 2017 at 99 on
Attendees:- David Buckley, Frank Mahony, Terry Fitzgerald, Neil
McCarty, Martin Kelly, Paul Monk, Bill Freeman, David Buchanan,
Brian Friend, David Upston, Len Ware, Jim Townsend, Vic
Rulewski, Hilary Hansen, Grant Thompson, Mick Poole.
Apologies:- David Ritchie, John Dunbar, Lindsay Dive, Geoff
Dunlop, Bill Harley, Allan Morris, Graeme Jamieson, Hilton Penfold,
Jeff Comber, Allan Alexander, Gerry Perkin, John Marshall, Phil
McGowen, Bruce Vickers, John Whitehead, Greg Aldred, Mark
Burt, Garth Tilley, Jeff Gilchrist, Bod Nicol and John Gibbons.
The turnout appreciated the address given by guest speaker
Detective Superintendent Mark Hutchings, Commander of the
Marine Area Command (Water Police). He was very informative
as to the present situation regarding replacement of the fleet and
the day to day operations of that Command, as well as answering
all questions asked of him.
A thank you was also received from Col Tritton regarding all the
support he received from members during his recent illness.
Next meeting will be at 99 on York at 12md on the 25th May, 2017
David Buckley -