Constitution Update & Name Change

It’s been a long time since the BrisLETS Constitution was updated. At the next General Meeting, the Management Committee will propose minor changes to bring the constitution into line with what we already do. Briefly, these are … Section 3 Objects include ‘goods’ (as...
BrisLETS at Woodford Folk Festival

BrisLETS at Woodford Folk Festival

BrisLETS was fortunate to be able to present at the 2019/20 Woodford Folk Festival. After years of trying to get a speaking spot at Woodford, this year Alison Bird was successful. Sadly, Alison passed away on 3rd of November. Honouring her efforts, Anne Tennock and...

You can thrive on a BrisLETS committee

People often run a mile when the word “committee” is mentioned. Committees have had a bad press – mainly because they’ve been run (no, headed) by people who don’t have a clue. Most committees, like ours, are well run, and the benefits you get from being on a committee...

There are Users, and there are Members…

There are Users, and there are Members… In BrisLETS, there has long been an assumption that opening an account on CES to trade and joining BrisLETS are one and the same thing. But are they really? And should they be? What if they were quite distinct? What if anyone...

Community Trading Day in December

December’s Market Day on Sunday the 16th at The Peace Hall was as well attended as ever and donations to come Hall hire was more generous than ever. The Christmas spirit of giving shone through. We enjoyed beautiful spread of various plates for our shared lunch,...

South Hub Day – Summer Solstice Celebration

Summer Solstice – the middle of Summer A natural alternative to Christmas When: 23/12/2018 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: St David’s Neighbourhood Centre 68 Orange Grove Rd Coopers Plains What a delightful day this was, albeit intimate! Good conversation, good food...