Helensburgh Bowling Club held its Annual General Meeting on Thursday 11th February 2016 at 7.40pm. The meeting elected the new President for 2016, Mr Eric Wallace with Ms Liz Smith moving to the Immediate Past President office as well as the other office Bearers for the year. John Stead was re appointed as the Treasurer, Patricia McCallan was elected as the new Ladies Captain with Steve Hoyles being elected as the new Gents Captain and Jim McBride was reappointed as the club Secretary.
The Directors who continued in office from 2015 were, Walter Jamieson, Roger Jones, Jenny Jones, Liz Fraser, Steve Hoyles, Cathy Crossan and Irene Wallace. The new Directors elected for the year were Marion McClenaghan, Hugh Murray, Susan Claisse, Ed Claisse and Charles Ward which gave the committee its full compliment for the year. Immediate Past President Mr George Tait retired by rotation . President Eric Wallace will carry out the Opening of the Greens on Saturday 16th April and this will be followed on Saturday 23rd April with an Open” Try Bowls” day at the club. Anyone interested in trying the game will be made very welcome between 11am and 3 pm. The Picture shows from left to right: Seated: Jim McBride (Secretary) Liz Smith (Immediate Past President) Steve Hoyles (Gents Captain) Eric Wallace (President) Patricia McCallan ( Lady Captain) and John Stead ( Treasurer), Standing Rear : Marion McClenaghan, Hugh Murray, Cathy Crossan, Roger Jones, Jenny Jones, Walter Jamieson, Irene Wallace, George Sneddon and Charles Ward
Elizabeth Fraser, Susan Claisse and Ed Claisse were unable to attend