Somerset Wildlife Trust

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Join us for our 55th AGM and Members' Day! 

 

Saturday 9th November 2019, McMillan Theatre, Bridgwater 

AGM, 11am -1pm

During the AGM from 11am until 1pm you will hear all about the work we have completed across the county and, get an insight into the year ahead.

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Members’ Day Event: Vanishing Insects - Vanishing Somerset Wildlife?  1pm - 4.30pm

The Members’ Day starts at 1pm with a buffet lunch before the afternoon talks from 2pm themed: Vanishing Insects - Vanishing Somerset Wildlife? A panel of experts will discuss the importance of and threat to all wildlife in Britain, especially here in Somerset, and what we can all do now to avoid this looming catastrophe.

The talk begins at 2pm and the day will conclude at 4.30pm with tea and cake.

Please note:

The AGM in the morning is just for members of Somerset Wildlife and is free but does not include refreshments.

The Members’ Day consisting of the AGM, a buffet lunch, panel talks, and afternoon tea is £12 per member.

You are also very welcome to invite a guest who is interested in our work and is not a member to the afternoon talks that start at 2pm. The price for your guest is £12 (plus booking fee) per person and includes afternoon tea.


Plan your visit 

Date: Saturday 9th November 2018

Location: McMillan Theatre, College Way, Bath Rd, Bridgwater TA6 4PZ

 

Timings:

10.30 Arrival and tea and coffee

11.00 – 13.00 Annual General Meeting

13.00 – 14.00 Members’ Day buffet lunch

14.00 – 16.00 Expert Talks

16.00 – 16.30 Afternoon tea and cake

 

Cost: AGM (members only) is Free

Members’ Day Event (members only) includes lunch, Climate Change talk and tea and cake - £12

Afternoon talk themed 'Vanishing Insects - Vanishing Somerset Wildlife?' (open to the public) £12 plus booking fee (includes tea and cake)

 

Booking information: Booking is required. 

To book online, please click here. Members can either book a ticket for the AGM, or an 'All Day Ticket' which will include the AGM, buffet lunch and Members' Day event. Non-members can book a 'talks-only' ticket which will include the afternoon talks and tea and cake. 

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FORMAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 55th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the SOMERSET WILDLIFE TRUST will be held at McMillan Theatre, College Way, Bath Rd, Bridgwater, TA6 4PZ on Saturday 9th November 2019 at 11.00am.

Nominations for elections to Council, signed by two members of the Trust and countersigned by the nominee confirming willingness to serve if elected, much reach the Chief Executive at the Trust’s Taunton office by midday on the 31st July 2019. Detailed information about the role and responsibilities of trustees is available, on request, from the Chief Executive.

The meeting will include approval of the minutes, reports from the Chair and Chief Executive, adoption of the audited accounts and election of trustees.

A full agenda, list of nominees and instructions for proxy and postal voting will be included in the Autumn/Winter 2019 issue of Somerset Wildlife Trust’s Members’ magazine: Somerset Wildlife published in October 2019.

BY ORDER OF SWT COUNCIL

Georgia Stokes, Chief Executive, April 2019.

A copy of the full Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2019 will be available here from 30th September 2019 or on request from the Trust’s Taunton office.