THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF MARBELLA – BAM
NEWSLETTER AUGUST 2013
The August BAM monthly lunch was held on Thursday, August, 29th at Restaurante Gran Shanghai. Many thanks go to Violette and Joan for handling and arranging another great event. See attached photographs.
The September BAM monthly lunch is to be held on Thursday, September, 26th at the San Cristobel. Please contact Violette, 952828988, or Joan, 952835947, at the latest by Monday, September, 23rd, if you want to attend the lunch. The cost for the lunch, which includes the tip and one drink, will be €13. Note; those who do not pre-book are not guaranteed a place. The lunch, as usual, will commence at 1.30pm for 2.00pm.
The end of October BAM lunch will be at the El Duende bodega on 31st October. More information is o follow.
The committee is planning a special Christmas event and would like your comments and suggestions on venue, etc. Please speak to Violette, 952828988, or Joan, 952835947.
The coffee morning on Wednesdays during September up to the date of the AGM will remain to be held at the café of the Marbella Inn Hotel, also in Calle de Juan Ramón Jiménez, Marbella. Just up the same road as the Marbella Pensionista.
It has been suggested that we organise a trip to Antequera. At this time Joan has not received any responses from members.
The AGM will be held in Violette and Tim’s house on 9th October Please advise Violette if you are to attend, 952828988, and arrive at 12.15 pm for a prompt 12.30 start. No formal arrangement is planned for lunch, however several members are to use a tapas bar nearby. We are advised that €5 will get a drink and 3 tapas. The tapas bar would give members flexibility regarding how much they wanted to eat.
During the AGM committee members are elected for the next year. All current committee members are prepared to stand again. Any other nominations must be received by Joan, 952835947, by September 26th. The BAM annual subscription fee remains at €12. This must be paid either before or at the commencement of the AGM. Please ensure Angret has your fee. Only paid-up 2013-14 members are eligible to cast votes for committee members.
Many thanks are given to Eva, who has created and constantly updates a new website and Facebook entry for BAM. Any ideas for additional content would be appreciated.
See, website: http://britishmarbella.blogspot.com.es/