“HOUSEKEEPING” – FOR ALL BrisLETS MEMBERS

Emails from BrisLETS Are you receiving our CES emails? The Offers and Wants (Os & Ws) lists on 1st and 15th each month? If not, you may need to look in your Promotions folder, or click to view All mail.  Next, add to your contact list, to prevent our emails going...

2018 AGM in Review

Members attending this year’s AGM on Sunday 15th elected a new, smaller Management Committee of 3;  President Simon Cole, Secretary Jenifer Lewington and Treasurer John Tennock. They also approved Stage 1 of the Restructuring Proposal. A Team Planning meeting...

July Trading Day in review

BAG-MAKING WORKSHOP Single-use plastic carry bags are now history (but not vegetable bags, bread wrappers, vegetables packed on a plastic tray and wrapped in cling-wrap, you’ll notice). So those who relied on them to line their kitchen bins must seek another solution....

Grant Application

Member Rob Vidovic and President Simon Cole will soon apply for a Gambling Community Benefit Fund grant to advance the activities of our organisation. BrisLETS member BLCE4134 Rob, a neuro-skeletal therapist who assists people with back problems, said: “We have never...

LETS Tell Stories again!

I’m inviting YOU to our second LETS Tell Stories session. This will be on our Trading Day, Sunday 19 August, and the theme will be “How embarrassing!” About a dozen members really enjoyed our first venture into storytelling at the July Trading Day, when we recalled...

NewLETS August 2018 President’s WrapUp

July’s BrisLETS AGM elected a new committee and approved Stage 1 of a restructuring proposal to make things fairer for volunteers. Log into your CES account to get a copy of the minutes. NEW MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: President: Simon Cole Secretary: Jeni Lewington...

Teamwork Planning & Training with Snow White

A week after the AGM a few keen eager-beavers (dwarves, actually) managed to find a time and place to meet up with Snow White (me, Simon) to hash out some ideas of who’s good at what and match those talents up with what needs to be done. Jeni Lewington, Megan...

2018 AGM – Survey Report

Preliminary results are interesting. A big thanks to all of the 24 people who responded, as a lot of time and effort was made to design this survey, your input is appreciated. It would have been nice to have more in-active traders respond, so it will be used in the...

2018 AGM Events Report

Executive summary: Trading Days:  Since February 2018 our Trading days have been held at the Albion Peace Hall, it is a great space for Talks/Workshops, the numbers of people attending have been steady at around 20 – 30.  Some people are of the opinion that it...