This month, it’s the branch’s annual general meeting when we’ll be reflecting on the year gone by and electing officers for the year ahead. Let me know if you’d like to stand (or stand down) for any of the posts. This is how it’s looking at the moment:
Chair: Joyce McMillan
Vice-chair: Simon Barrow
Secretary: Mark Fisher
Membership and welfare: Paul Cockburn
Treasurer: David Gow
Training: Claire Foottit
Edinburgh Trade Union Council rep: Bruce Whitehead
Student rep: John Gillespie
Auditor 1: Lorraine Mallinder
Auditor 2: Adam Ramsay
Also at the meeting, we’ll be discussing the preliminary agenda for the forthcoming NUJ Delegate Meeting and electing two delegates to represent us at it.
The agenda is now on the NUJ website https://www.nuj.org.uk/home/. It’s in the members-only section so you will need to log in.
MONDAY 20 JANUARY: AGM & DM AMENDMENTS
7pm Film Guild Room
88 Lothian Road Edinburgh EH3 9BZ
0131 228 6382
You get to the Film Guild room via the corridor to the left of the bar/restaurant. Be aware there may be films showing, so please keep conversation to a minimum until you’re in the room.
A quick note about forthcoming meetings:
MONDAY 17 FEBRUARY
MONDAY 16 MARCH: STUDENT SPECIAL
7pm Quaker Meeting House
I look forward to seeing you there.