1979: EDUCATION YEAR
The year ahead is hound to be influenced by some of the developments in 1978- One such development for us in the credit union movement, was the presentation
to Parliament of the Credit Union Bill, your chapter executive has designated 1979 as Education Year and urge all credit union officers and members to take whatever measures necessary to increase. their knowledge of the proposed, legislation. The chapter is
planning a programme of week-end courses, one-day workshops and seminars, to run throughout the year. The first course is planned for April, '79 We would like to hear from Education Officers with a view to co-ordinating our programmes. CHAPTER AGM and CONFERENCE
The 1979 Annual General Meeting of the Chapter will he held on Saturday 10th March, next to be followed by a conference. The theme for the conference Will be: Credit Unions in the1980s Challenge and opportunities- Time of AGM 2.00p.m.
CHANGES IN CHAPTER CONSTITUTION The next meeting of the Chapter will discuss some important changes in the constitution. The proposed changes are designed to improve the efficient operations of the
chapter and strengthen the common bond among credit union members- Please make an effort to attend this meeting and help to shape Date: 10th February,1979 Place: Claver House,65 Belgrave Rd, SWlTime: 8.00p.m.
FEES NOW DUE Presidents and Treasurers are reminded that the 1979 subscription is now due, Send your cheque (£3*60) to the treasurer of the chapter: Len Bushell, 166 Selsdon Rd, South Croydon, CR9 6PJ.
The Chapter/Forum through the 80' and from the 90' to the 00' over the many years has hosted many extremely successful conferences for credit unions and friends in the sector from across London and the southeast. Delegates
continue to meet throughout the year to discuss various current topics in the credit Training is provided by the forum over the year and is well attended from around the UK. Sessions cover topics such as FCA proposals, regulations, including: boosting lending,
managing cybercrime, young leadership development, social media marketing, and underwriting and credit control.
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