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Chairman of Civic Voice guest speaker at AGM

Posted on 14 February 2014 by Peter Cooper

Chairman of Civic Voice guest speaker at YHACS AGM

Kevin Trickett (left) with Freddie GickKevin Trickett (left) with Freddie Gick

50 members and guests representing 24 YHACS societies were present at the 2014 YHACS AGM held at the Cedar Court Hotel, Harrogate. The guest speaker was Freddie Gick, chairman of Civic Voice, who spoke about the history of the civic movement and the issues and opportunities facing Civic Voice.

The annual Peter Spawforth awards for achievement by YHACS member societies were as follows:

1st Prize Wakefield Civic Society, awarded the Peter Spawforth trophy and £200.

2nd Prize Addingham Civic Society, awarded £100.

3rd Prize Hull Civic Society and Pontefract Civic Society, each awarded £50.

The minutes of the meeting can be read in the publications section of the website, click here.

Darren Bailey receiving the Peter Spawforth Trophy from YHACS president Peter Cooper

Paul and Christine Cartwright receiving Third Prize on behalf of Pontefract Civic Society


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