Thursday, August 22, 2013
On Tuesday evening, I attended the latest committee meeting of the West End Community and Sports Hub (WECSH) that took place at the Riverside Pavilion. We had a hugely productive meeting, discussing future management of the pavilion and further improvements to assist sporting activity in the
Later yesterday afternoon, I chaired a meeting at the Corso Street Sheltered Lounge with residents from Abbotsford Place, Corso Street and Abbotsford Street. Around 40 residents attended and we had a good discussion about numerous local issues. Judith Clark of Solar Cities Scotland was guest speaker and gave a very interesting presentation on carbon reduction and steps to reduce your heating bill.
And, talking of well-attended meetings, last night I attended the AGM of WestFest, that took place at the Vine in Magdalen Yard Road. It was a great night with an informative and interesting talk by Stewart Murdoch, City Council Director of Leisure and Communities, on the Dundee bid for UK City of Culture 2017. Co-chair of WestFest, Paola McClure, gave a comprehensive and entertaining resume of WestFest's past year and a new committee was elected.
With thanks to Peter Menzies at the Vine for hosting the AGM and the photography on the Facebook page, here's a photo (right) from last night with me pictured bottom right in the photo!