Future of the BMC

Area meetings involving the Organisational Review Group

Members may be keen to attend the local area BMC meetings at which the Organisational Review Group will be presenting the first draft of their report. They will be able to answer questions. This report will be on the BMC website from the afternoon of Saturday, 18th November – the same time as its unveiling at the Kendal festival. There will also be filming and livestreaming (dependant on 4G) the launch. The film will be uploaded to BMC TV the following week.

Download the summary report (20 pages)

Download the full report (80 pages)

These area meetings are to take place as follows:-

North West
Date: Monday 20 November 2017, starting at 7.30pm (food from 7.00pm)
Venue: The Anderton Centre, New Road, Anderton, Chorley PR6 9HG

Midlands
Date: Wednesday 22 November 2017, starting at 8.00pm
Venue: Old Edwardians Sports Club, Streetsbrook Road, Solihull B90 3PE

Peak
Date: Wednesday 22 November 2017, starting at 6.30pm (food from 6.00pm)
Venue: The Maynard, Main Road, Grindleford S32 2HE

London & South East
Date: Thursday 23 November 2017, starting at 7.00pm
Venue: The Old King’s Head, 45-49 Borough High St, London SE1 1NA

South West
Date: Saturday 25 November 2017, starting at 7.00pm
Venue: The Nova Scotia Hotel, Nova Scotia Place, Bristol BS1 6XJ

Yorkshire
Date: Monday 27 November 2017, starting at 7.00pm
Venue: The Wheatley Arms, Wheatley Lane, Ben Rhydding LS29 8PP

Lakes
Date: Wednesday 29 November 2017, starting at 7.30pm
Venue: Hawkshead Brewery, Mill Yard, Staveley LA8 9LR

North East
Date: Thursday 30 November 2017, starting at 7.00pm
Venue: Honest Lawyer Hotel, Croxdale Bridge, Durham DH1 3SP

After these meetings, the report is likely to be modified to take account of opinions expressed at these meetings. It will then be discussed again at the first round of BMC local area meetings in the New Year.

If you care about the future of our national representative body, please attend and give your views.

Paul Exley
President, FRCC

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