Donington on Bain Village Hall officers praised

THE long and dedicated service of the officers was acknowledged at the Annual Meeting of Donington on Bain Village Hall Committee.

Kevin Wallis has notched up a grand total of 30 years, taking office as secretary, treasurer and now chairman during that time.

Linda Forman has served on the committee 17 years, with 15 as secretary and the treasurer Helen Wallis has served on the committee for 16 years. Kevin Wallis welcomed the members to the meeting and thanked them for their help and support while extending particular thanks to Ruby Willoughby for her sterling work at the hall as caretaker and booking officer.

Kevin also thanked the groups that regularly use the hall and was pleased to record an increased interest from people who were organising weddings and parties too.

Provisional arrangements were made for the Duck Race, the annual fundraising event which is to be held on Saturday July 14 in Biscathorpe Park by kind permission of the Wallis family.