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Talk: Devon’s Woollen Cloth Industry, and AGM 2020 (Bideford Branch)
Fri. 16 October 2020 at 2:00 pm
To be held by Zoom video conferencing
Dr Todd Gray FRHistS, MBE, will talk on “Devon’s Woollen Cloth Industry”.
Exeter’s centuries-old woollen cloth trade may be a surprise to some. Now consigned to history, it was once a flourishing industry until the 19th century.
To be followed by:
Bideford Branch Virtual AGM 2020
Postponed from April due to the COVID-19 restrictions
- Welcome and Apologies
- Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on 21st April 2019
- Matters Arising
a. Chair: recent committee membership changes
b. Secretary: Branch membership update, 2019-20 winter meetings, Effects and
proposals following the COVID-19 restrictions, overview of forthcoming Zoom
c. Treasurer: accounts to 31st December 2019 and a note on the current
d. Proposals to modernise banking procedures
e. Report on the DA Forum meetings October 2019 and March 2020
- Election of Officers and Committee
a. Retirements, confirmation of nominated members and nominations for new
b. Election and re-election of Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer and
- Suggestions to be considered by the new Committee
- AGM 2021 – Proposed date (April 2021) and format
All members and non-members who wish to join this event must contact the Secretary, see the Organiser details below. Spaces are limited, please book as early as possible and at least 2 days before the date of the event.