NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given that the 23rd ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Eriskay Pony Society will be held at Auchterarder Community Church Centre, 24 High Street, Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1DF on Saturday 21st April 2018 at 2.00 pm AGENDA 1 Apologies 2 Minutes of Annual General Meeting held on 22nd April 2017 3 Chairmans Report 4 Accounts to 31st December 2017 5 Election of Council Members written nominations proposed and seconded by Members and with an undertaking of willingness to serve, should be sent to the Chair at the address given below. All nominees must be members of the society. 6 Any other business / open forum. This is an opportunity for any members to raise and have discussed any items that may be of general interest or concern. 7 Speaker: Dr Alistair Crozier BVM&S MRCVS, Parkside Vetinary Group, Dundee Dr Crozier is an equine vet in a busy practice in Tayside and has expertise in Artificial Insemination of horses and ponies. He will give a talk on the use of AI, with particular reference to the technique for small native ponies. The Society continues to encourage responsible breeding amid perilously low numbers of ponies, and there has been recent work done on semen collection for both the RBST Gene Bank and availability for use in current breeding. This will be a useful opportunity for members to find out about what is involved and to have questions answered. Auchterarder is off the A9 approximately 14 miles south of Perth. Further details are available at http://auchterarderparish.org The Community Church Centre is Wi-Fi enabled so that Members who are too distant to travel to the AGM may join the meeting by Skype or FaceTime. Please contact the Chair if you wish to arrange this. The Eriskay Pony Society Council will be meeting in the morning then having lunch in Delivino restaurant, 22 High Street, Auchterarder. Please feel free to join us there or contact the Chair for further details.