Minutes of Dodgers CC Committee Meeting held on Wed 11 April 2007

Venue: Great Minster House, London
Time: 18:00

Those present:

John Carr
John Cooper
Kim Matthews
Robert Fox
Peter Lee

1. Apologies for Absence – Phil McBarron.

2. Minutes of the last Meeting (AGM) – No matters arising.

3. New Recruits (if any) 1 – David Lowe so far.

4. Finance (Treasurer) - £2.25 profit so far this season, with a total of £883 remaining in the account at present. The authorised signatories to the Dodgers account are to be amended soon from the current 4 to include a) John Cooper, b) Phil McBarron, c) John Carr & d) Peter Lee. JC2 to circulate papers.

5. Equipment Purchases – Peter Lee has purchased a full set of new batting equipment inc. pads costing about £150. 2 lots of cricket balls are to be bought at the Oval Nets on 17th April.

6. 2007 Fixtures – A possible weekend game on Sunday 8th July at Wandsworth to be arranged, as well as a game v Warwick Castle (Tawhid's team) in August. Participation also to be confirmed at one or both of 2 6-a-side tournaments held between July & September.

7. Website – The Dodgers website has been cleverly redesigned by John Cooper recently.

8. A.O.B. (inc. Tours) – The 4DAs tournament will be held on 6 September 2007, & players who are asked to play will get a day's special leave. Details will be given a bit nearer the time regarding venue etc. Rob Fox said he would investigate the feasibility of organising a Dodgers/Superstars tour to Ireland (Dublin) in the Summer of 2008. He will report his findings at the next committee meeting. After some discussion, it was decided that Dodgers Caps will not be purchased this year, but possibly at some stage in the future.

Extra Dodgers social events including trips to the Oval & Lords are planned, along with an outing to the Dogs at Walthamstow. Details will be circulated as soon as they are finalised.

9. Date of Next Meeting – After a game during July, date TBC.

Rob Fox (Secretary)