AGM Annual Presentations

At the Dormanstown/Redcar branch AGM, held January 12th 2011, the Worshipful the Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland, Cllr. Raymond Goddard attended to present the branch awards for 2010. The awards should have been presented on 4th December 2010 at the branch annual Christmas social evening, but it had to be cancelled due to the very severe weather in the NE.

The awards made from L-R were:

David Price branch chairman presented with his chairman's badge,

Raymond Coaster, awarded a framed certificate to mark 10 years service as branch treasurer,

Edward (Ted) Dobson, awarded a framed special achievement certificate for services to the branch and being its founding member,

William (Billy) Hendrie, awarded a framed certificate to mark 10 years service as branch Standard bearer,

Ian Barnes, awarded his Standard bearers badge, Ian carries the branches second Standard (MN colours),

and G.W. (Billy) Dobson, awarded a framed special achievement certificate for services to the branch and the MNA. Billy was also presented with an engraved Merchant Navy Commemorative medal in an inscribed presentation case.

Following the presentations, the branch chairman David Price, presented his Worship with a framed 'Honorary Membership Certificate' in recognition of his support of the branch. All the recipients of the awards had executed their duties fully at all times on behalf of the branch, the MNA and its members.

We Will Remember Them All

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