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by benedgell
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2018 World Championship in London
Replies: 323
Views: 23096

Re: 2018 World Championship in London

VIP Tickets - with the VIP ticket you will get: separate entrance to the venue with VIP reception and separate coat check; comfortable VIP area with seating zones; bar with free drinks; priority entrance to the Players area; possibility to book seats in the first rows during the games* and press-co...
by benedgell
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Development Officer Proposal Paper - Discuss
Replies: 28
Views: 2696

Re: Development Officer Proposal Paper - Discuss

Haven't had a chance to read this yet, but one comment about the Development Officer from one of the leagues I represent: "How much of this is going to be a person telling us what to do, and us doing the work? They could just give us the money to fund ideas we have, seeing as we're the ones paying ...
by benedgell
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Development Officer Proposal Paper - Discuss
Replies: 28
Views: 2696

Re: Development Officer Proposal Paper - Discuss

Haven't had a chance to read this yet, but one comment about the Development Officer from one of the leagues I represent: "How much of this is going to be a person telling us what to do, and us doing the work? They could just give us the money to fund ideas we have, seeing as we're the ones paying f...
by benedgell
Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Thanks to all those volunteers who gave up their time to attend the meeting today. It doesn't sound like there was much drama and I'm looking forward to hearing how the chess development strategy is going to work in real terms. Very kind of you to say so Andrew. Nick and I had a discussion about wh...
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Regarding the Tweet, Tim stated that he has now removed it, and I think probably recognised it was a poor choice of words.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Heard from a couple of people privately that felt Tim was an unsuitable candidate. I personally wasn't impressed by Adrian as a candidate. Would be happy to eat humble pie on that once Adrian gets into the role, but if I had a personal vote (all of the organisations I represented, either directly or...
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

D Lawson 277 2 M.Truran 286 0 Alex H 281 6 C Fegan 279 1 M.gunn 272 5 M.Pein 240 7 G Chair 276 1 Finance Chair 261 1 Audit 267 1 Mike Truran clearly most popular Chris Fegan also did remarkably well given the the comments he's made about the council system and those within it in recent years. In al...
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

For 160 against 103, 1 abstention.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

27 for - 13 against. Card vote happened. Meeting closed. Result pending.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Still discussing the budget proposals. Still.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Feels like a lot had been said about very little today.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Haven't noted the rest. Was busy writing votes for another item.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Adrian Elwin 147, Tim Wall 135, not this candidate 5.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

No election results yet.
by benedgell
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 2018
Replies: 86
Views: 3741

Re: ECF AGM 2018

Lots of arguments about the budget proposals.