ALL CHANGE AT THE BRITISH DRIVING SOCIETY
The past week has seen
some major changes at the British Driving Society.
On Friday 14th February
Richard Lanni resigned as Chairman with immediate effect. He also
resigned as Chairman of the Society’s Finance & Show Committees. Clive
Rushton-Green (Vice-Chairman & Chairman of the Publicity Committee),
Jane Brightwell (BDS Councillor & Member Judges & Show Committees) and
Sue Hill (Treasurer) subsequently tendered their resignations.
The BDS Council met on
Wednesday 19th February at which it was agreed, under BDS Article 9.5,
to appoint the President John Parker as Chairman-Designate, Ms. Linda
Swain as Vice-Chairman Designate
and Miss Angela Sixsmith
as Chairman of the Finance Committee. Mrs. Jo Halnan-Blackwell was re
co-opted onto Council.
John Parker said “The
past week has been a tumultuous one for the Society, however we are
looking to the future and Council and I are working together to resolve
any issues raised by these changes.
For more information
Tess Styles, BDS
Executive Secretary, 83 New Road, Helmingham, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14
Tel: 01473-892-001 Email: