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by Bob Kane
Mon Jun 06, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Caption required
Replies: 9
Views: 1216

Re: Caption required

announcement:
" the number of ECF Board meetings is to double"
by Bob Kane
Sun May 01, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Minnow Films, M* Bond?
Replies: 12
Views: 2103

Bletchley Park

by Bob Kane
Sat Apr 23, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

Partly right Justin , It was only an attempted coup , an hideous attempt to remove the CEO mid term, followed by a concerted and successful attempt by certain Directors to manipulate the ballot in favour of "none of the above".
ex director Bob

All supported by the then Chair of Governance
by Bob Kane
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Gone?
Replies: 9
Views: 1927

Re: Gone?

Mike
Its part of an Initiative to remove public oversight and reduce accountability .
by Bob Kane
Sat Apr 16, 2016 12:34 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

Zigge
Sadly I dont think you get the "taxation representation" thing
please listen to the YES album track "I have seen all good people " its about chess and will hopefully will help you relax and chill about all this chess admin nonsense

Bob K
by Bob Kane
Fri Apr 15, 2016 9:02 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

A zee
I agree with Martin Regan .... yours is not an argument ... give them the vote , and still they go on the streets and protest .. cheeky blighters ( but tax still they pay tax )

bye
by Bob Kane
Fri Apr 15, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

Indeed Angus use the paysubs on line system or the SUT package (sign up to ) software currently used to send the newsletter. It has many features including survey tools. The members Emails would remain confidential at all times this way . Demand access to these Tools .. survey the gold silver plat m...
by Bob Kane
Fri Apr 15, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

LOL Hi Angus I got that bit wrong ! However, the office do spend an enormous amount of time renewing memberships over the phone, when a few mouse clicks really should do the trick The ECF prefers to not make a fuss about the rubbish membership software its bought and prefers not to draw any attentio...
by Bob Kane
Fri Apr 15, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

Before asking the members for more funding are we sure the business side of the ECF is running well. Is attention given to driving down the running costs ? -£5000 in transaction charges to collect memberships .. that £2.00 per person -£2000 in Bank and Credit card charges when the ECF has substantia...
by Bob Kane
Tue Apr 12, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

official ECF Forum accounts deleted yesterday include ..
M Regan EX CEO
R Kane Ex Commercial Director
C Fegan EX Strategic Advisor to the Board

Must be part of the communcations stratagy requested by council and approved at the last board meeting
by Bob Kane
Mon Apr 11, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: April 2016 Council meeting
Replies: 468
Views: 26364

Re: April 2016 Council meeting

Mike,
if its a "accident" then restore my access rights , surely you not trying to gag 3 ex board officials from commenting on ECF matters ?

restore the thread . "moderation" that is your within your rights .. destruction of free speech is not.
bob EX Director
by Bob Kane
Sun Apr 10, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: CCCCC
Replies: 90
Views: 10396

Re: CCCCC vs National Club

Reasonable coverage of the CCCCC but what about ECFs "National Club" that is taking place this weekend?. This once prestigious event is now neglected by the ECF, promotion is minimal . did your club get an emailed invite? I consider this to be a "heritage" event, an event the ECF has an inherited du...
by Bob Kane
Sun Apr 10, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Contact the ECF Publicity Manager
Replies: 41
Views: 6272

Re: Contact the ECF Publicity Manager

I can only imagine the in-depth research and planning that went in this ... Director one ..Well the council gave us 10K last year without a problem , lets ask for the same again. Director two ..yep but we had better make up something to justify it. Director one .. I know lets get that new publicity ...
by Bob Kane
Sun Apr 10, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: CCCCC
Replies: 90
Views: 10396

Re: CCCCC

John Mc
Its also a great game , Chris Fs humble h pawn voted with its feet , a win for the proletariate !

BOB
by Bob Kane
Sun Apr 10, 2016 2:41 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: CCCCC
Replies: 90
Views: 10396

Re: CCCCC

Thanks LOZ for posting ,