Enquiries made about Mr Doling’s health which has not been good for some time. Tributes made to his great courage and determination. Mr Bamford sent a letter explaining his absence due to health reasons. Mr Braithwaite brought us up to date re dinners, Thursday 18th October at Arlington House – Forster Dinner. Let Terry know requirements before 10th October. Ladies Night to be at Clarence House on Thursday 29th November – normal menu. December meeting on 19th to avoid Boxing Day. Mr Braithwaite to arrange usual refreshments for the 19th.