From the Saddle (September 2017)

From the Saddle (September 2017)

That was the month that was, which is a vague reference to the political satire programme of the 60’s hosted by David Frost. In our case it refers to the August St. Crispin’s meeting where I made a total of 39 announcements, the highest ever for a single month. The...

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From the Chair (August 2017)

From the Chair (August 2017)

By tradition, the summer months are the busiest in the riding calendar. Trips to the coast, ferries to far-off places and nights with mates drinking the local produce and eating generally superb food. Well, for Committee members it’s the same, off, away, outta here,...

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From the Saddle (July 2017)

From the Saddle (July 2017)

Hi all, it’s been a busy month at TVAM with the annual Observer Weekend in Wales where we had 57 Observers and Trainee Observers attending. The Observer Weekend which is partially subsidised by the club has three objectives, these are: Communication – An opportunity...

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From the Chair (June 2017)

From the Chair (June 2017)

I’ve been really lucky this last three weeks having been on a road trip around the western region of the USA. From San Francisco to Yosemite National Park, then across to Vegas and back to the coast via parts of historic Routes 66, 1, and 101 to Monterey. What strikes...

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From the Saddle (May 2017)

From the Saddle (May 2017)

I would like to open this month by thanking those of you that attended the March AGM and gave me the opportunity of being CO for another year. The role continues to be busy, challenging and very rewarding. Like all organisations, TVAM needs to continually evolve to...

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From the Chair (April 2017)

From the Chair (April 2017)

Well, I guess it wasn’t really a surprise that I found myself appointed Chairman at the end of the AGM last month. My past year as Vice-Chair supporting David Jacobi opened my eyes to all the great work that goes on within TVAM, and yet there still seems to be lots to...

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