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by John Reyes
Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

and i will try and talk to the people who voting against and help to make sure What is your counter to Paul Shepherd's argument that if Bronze members feel it is important to be represented by one of their own, they will presumably vote in that way? i feel that andrew mention this but i always feel...
by John Reyes
Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

I was opposed to the members representatives proposal on the grounds that it was too restrictive. Generally bronze, silver and gold relate to a certain `type` of player but some members do have to move to a higher category (I'm a case in point here as playing in the rated sections of the British is...
by John Reyes
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

The first was defeated 127 to 99, according to the proposer (who tells me the NCCU proposal lost 182 to 68) My Motion did not pass, however i will hope to come back with a amend version in the future and might asked someone to help me as 99 for and 127 against, and i will try and talk to the people...
by John Reyes
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

thanks paul
by John Reyes
Sat Oct 17, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

Paul Cooksey wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:47 pm
we did the others first, addresses just started
Tim and Nigel have giving their speeches
by John Reyes
Sat Oct 17, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

interested election chat from our Fide delegate, highlight Alex H and that is good for english chess
by John Reyes
Sat Oct 17, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: MCCU
Topic: MCCU online county champiosnhp 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 210

Re: MCCU online county champiosnhp 2020

the match card is up for the MCCU open match

Manchester vs Shropshire

http://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/62798
by John Reyes
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM 17/10/20
Replies: 89
Views: 4800

Re: ECF AGM 17/10/20

over 67 participants at the agm
by John Reyes
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: (Chess) Life Returning To Normal
Replies: 1122
Views: 55107

Re: (Chess) Life Returning To Normal

what happen if a club refused to not listen?
by John Reyes
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: (Chess) Life Returning To Normal
Replies: 1122
Views: 55107

Re: (Chess) Life Returning To Normal

Regrettably, the local area being placed in "Tier 2" virus measures has meant Barrow Chess Club will close again for the time being. Sorry to hear that Matt guess we are Lucky in coulsdon still low infection rates . Just hoping they dont do the circuit breaker lockdown at half term as we are planni...
by John Reyes
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition
Replies: 48
Views: 2380

Re: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition

Paul McKeown wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:06 am
John Reyes wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:55 am

all zoom licences are recorded.
Zoom meetings are only recorded if they are configured as such, or someone presses a button labelled, "Record".
Thanks I got a zoom license and I thought it automatically record
by John Reyes
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition
Replies: 48
Views: 2380

Re: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition

I attended this meeting as Secretary of the Hampshire Junior Chess Association (HJCA). One of the matters that attracted me to the meeting was acting as witness to what happened at the 2019 AGM compared with what was "recorded" in the minutes by EPSCA Secretary Nigel Dennis. Specifically this was i...
by John Reyes
Sun Oct 11, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Membership Renewal
Replies: 300
Views: 17305

Re: Membership Renewal

Also see that this was discussed at the board meeting that Chris goodall seem to be against the ECF membership but wanted to highlight this Cost reduction actions highlighted to the Board previously were as follows: • Staff reduced to two in the Office (with Christine Carcas finishing on Thursday th...
by John Reyes
Sun Oct 11, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Membership Renewal
Replies: 300
Views: 17305

Re: Membership Renewal

Just to let people know that we have not heard much from the silver members but please tell us how you wanted us to vote and your views etc
by John Reyes
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Membership Renewal
Replies: 300
Views: 17305

Re: Membership Renewal

We're talking about the extent to which the sky will fall if we don't indulge the "professional" aspirations of strong amateur players The thread is "Membership renewal". Chris is entitled to his eccentric views on professional chess, but I find it distressing he is exaggerating the amount of money...