Following the close of nominations for direct members’ representatives the following candidates have come forward —
Life Members Category – Stewart Reuben and Gerry Walsh
Platinum Category – David Eustace and John Wickham
Gold Category – Lorin D’Costa, Abu Hasan, David Lewis*, Danny O’Byrne and Rob Willmoth
Silver Category – Satish Gaekwad, Keith Jones, John Reyes, Joseph Stringer, Tim Wall
Bronze Category – Arasu Ganesan, Charles Higgie, Aga Milewska and Chris Skulte
Please note [10/8/20] – regrettably, Paul Bignall, standing for bronze, has found it necessary to withdraw through changes in personal circumstances.
Election addresses can be found on this page – https://www.englishchess.org.uk/members-representatives-election-2020/. The election will run from Monday 10/8/20, and members will receive email notification with details of how to place their votes. If you are an ECF member without access to email but you’re reading this post, call the office and we can help you place your votes – 01424 775222
Voting closes at midnight on Monday 17th August 2020.
Stewart Reuben, Gerry Walsh, David Eustace, and John Wickham are elected immediately. An election will be held for the bronze, silver and gold categories. Candidates have been given until the beginning of next week to submit an election address after which all members in these categories will be emailed with instructions on voting and the text of the election addresses.
* Please note there are two members with this name. This David Lewis has membership number ME017084