Nature Now | AGM

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(c)Mark Hamblin

Event details

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm

Members, volunteers and friends of Avon Wildlife Trust are welcome. 

Please join our formal AGM followed by our annual meeting celebrating the year. Find out more about Avon Wildlife Trust, share the successes and challenges of the year, and learn about our plans for the future.

  • Enjoy foraged canapes and cocktails
  • Meet the diverse Avon Wildlife Trust community
  • Help to celebrate our achievements and learn more about our plans

Events programme:

17:00 Formal AGM business
17:45 Annual meeting arrival & networking
18:00 Welcome & review of the year
18:30 Looking forward – making connections across the region
18:40 #NatureNow
18:50 Networking & canapes 

It would help arrangements if you could please confirm your attendance at the formal AGM (5pm) and the annual meeting (from 5:45pm) by clicking here to complete our booking form. 


Please see below to download the 2016/17 Annual Report.


The formal AGM meeting is for the following purposes:

To receive the Annual Report of the Board of Trustees and Audited Annual Accounts, together with the Auditors’ report for the year ended 31 March 2017.

(a)To re-elect as Trustees

those persons who were first elected at the 2016 Annual General Meeting, namely Malcolm Shepherd, Madeline Bartlett and Christopher Curling
the Elected Trustee who retires by rotation under the Trust’s Articles of Association, namely Jane Memmott

(b) To elect as Trustees any persons duly proposed for election.

To re-appoint Mr Simon King as President of the Trust (recommended by the Board of Trustees).

Special Resolution
To adopt the following Resolution as a Special Resolution:

That in accordance with the prior written consent issued by the Charity Commission dated [insert date] the charitable purposes of the company (its ‘objects’) in clause 3 of the memorandum of association of the company are altered to read as follows:
“To advance environmental protection and improvement for wildlife especially but not exclusively in the area formerly known as the County of Avon.”

To adopt the following Resolution as a Special Resolution:

That the articles of association of the Trust are altered in accordance with the document produced to the meeting.

Photo credits: Mark Hablin


FilenameFile size
annual_report_2016.17.pdf16.93 MB

Venue location

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,
2 Glass Wharf,

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Thursday 9th November 2017
5:00pm - 8:30pm
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Avon Wildlife Trust
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PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,
2 Glass Wharf,
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