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by John Reyes
Sat Jun 19, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Announcement of election of Direct Members’ Representatives Deadline tomorrow
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Announcement of election of Direct Members’ Representatives Deadline tomorrow

Direct Members are invited to apply to be Direct Members’ Representatives. The term of office of current holders expires on 31 July 2020 but current holders are entitled to restand. For the purpose of the election of Representatives, Direct Members are grouped into the following five categories – Ho...
by John Reyes
Sun Jun 06, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance
Replies: 68
Views: 4602

Re: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance

I just had my venue telling us that we need insurance before we can do anything at the flixton con club? has anyone heard about this? There are many sorts of insurance. Do they say against what? The room is not available on a Thursday evening (our club night as now they got slimming world in). We a...
by John Reyes
Sat Jun 05, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance
Replies: 68
Views: 4602

Re: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance

what about risk assessment and insurance ?

I just had my venue telling us that we need insurance before we can do anything at the flixton con club? has anyone heard about this?
by John Reyes
Sun May 30, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: ECF Online County Championship
Replies: 175
Views: 15612

Re: ECF Online County Championship

Dear Team Captain, If you are not your County's online organiser please do forward this email to those who are. I have written separately to all County Association Secretaries and the ECF office on Tuesday will also send notification to the ECF Council County Representatives mailing group. Apologies...
by John Reyes
Fri May 28, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Which Clubs are Reopening ?
Replies: 33
Views: 2910

Re: Which Clubs are Reopening ?

In the manchester Area

I know

Ashton Chess club and 3c's have opened their venues for members

Blue Club in "oldham" and Eccles are playing chess as well
by John Reyes
Mon May 17, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Reports from Direct Members' representatives
Replies: 62
Views: 3659

Re: Reports from Direct Members' representatives

did any other rep email the members?

i have not seen my other rep sent a report out and that is very sad from a silver member point of view as well
by John Reyes
Wed May 12, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance
Replies: 68
Views: 4602

Re: Latest ECF Covid-19 Guidance

Is there any chess clubs meeting on the 17th or after?
by John Reyes
Fri May 07, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HardTalk : September 2021 and onwards
Replies: 4
Views: 707

Re: HardTalk : September 2021 and onwards

The manchester League has 7 boards on the top three divisions
by John Reyes
Fri May 07, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Dave Harrison 1942-2021
Replies: 0
Views: 470

Dave Harrison 1942-2021

On the MCF webpage

Dave was a founder member of Swinton Chess Club. This week Dave has past away peacefully.
Dave used to arrange many tournaments throughout the Manchester area for many years from approx. 1983 for 20 years or more.
by John Reyes
Tue May 04, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Reports from Direct Members' representatives
Replies: 62
Views: 3659

Re: Reports from Direct Members' representatives

Here is my report Hi All Here is my report from the meeting and was happy to represent you at the ECF finance meeting on the 24th April 2021. Before the meeting I received over 16 comments back from silver members. I voted on what the pool of members told me to and went with the majority. My fellow ...
by John Reyes
Mon May 03, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Reports from Direct Members' representatives
Replies: 62
Views: 3659

Re: Reports from Direct Members' representatives

Has anyone received any emails from their direct Members as i have sent mine to the ECF office today to go out tomorrow
by John Reyes
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Will the County Championship go ahead
Replies: 53
Views: 5541

Re: Will the County Championship go ahead

from the ECF Controller, Counties Championships Dear County Association/Union representatives to ECF Council, At Saturday's ECF Finance Council meeting, Council instructed the Board to liaise with the County Associations and Unions as to setting the rating limits for the four player rating limited s...
by John Reyes
Sun Apr 25, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Reports from Direct Members' representatives
Replies: 62
Views: 3659

Re: Reports from Direct Members' representatives

And there is also the question of whether or not the quoted people were asked whether their views should be used in this particular way. When me and michael farthing was the reps, we had a spreadsheet and it was just between us and never publicly would have put they comments on a forum I also want ...
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 24, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Finance Meeting 2021 on 24th April 2021
Replies: 39
Views: 4258

Re: ECF Finance Meeting 2021 on 24th April 2021

So some initial impressions on the meeting. The Finance part of the meeting stayed reasonably on track. I think Adam Ashton could consider it a major success, given it is his first year and the challenging covid situation. Of course he is benefiting from the expectation is that all that is needed i...
by John Reyes
Sat Apr 24, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Reports from Direct Members' representatives
Replies: 62
Views: 3659

Re: Reports from Direct Members' representatives

I will be doing my report over the week and I will put it here when It is done

Also you will see also how your reps voting in the meeting, but the membership fees will be the same as last season.