FDeLuca praised JPitt’s work and said that her departure will be a great loss to EMAS. He added that they are looking to make cuts when the need is increasing. He asked PB to defend this and not make cuts to the BME’s needs. PB thanked him for his comments about JPitt.
PB concluded that concerning PCC funding its time to move on but they will ensure schools are better able to support with the resources on-board.
AP gave details about the Anthony Nolan event at Tangiers Road Baptist Church on Monday 29th October from 5 – 8pm. Respondents from the BME Communities are desperately needed for bone marrow donations. JPatel backed this and asked all BME’s to support this.
There will be a football tournament on Monday 22nd October at the Burnaby Road Naval grounds. BFutcher asked everyone to please support this and pass the word on as also a good opportunity for BME recruitment into the Royal Navy.
JPatel thanked everyone for coming and sent greetings to all faiths for the various forthcoming festivals including Diwali, Chinese New Year, Christmas and New Year.
– Monday 21st January 2008 at 6.00pm
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