WPF Board Meeting 14th of September 2015

 In attendance:           R Russell; M Portelli; C Abela; D Vatsakis; C Cachia; J Farrugia; J Muscat; ;    J Pulis;   T Holwell

Apologies:  A Papadakis

Suspended: Jake Smith Joe Angelino

Guest Member: M Tenaglia

President Ray Russell opened the meeting at 7.40 pm.

Previous board minutes were read and received.

Moved:    C Cachia                          Seconded:  J Muscat

Business arising out of previous meeting:


Correspondence received:

1)     Steve Cutajar ideas to improve racing and reduce costs.

Finance Report:

Finance and Treasury report was read.  All in order. Moved Cachia  Seconded J Pulis.

Response to Letters:

1) Noted. Thanks for your ideas. Keep them coming in. It is great feedback for organizers. Although there are many considerations when organizing a pigeon race and not all requests can be implemented.

General Business

Presentation of the WPF Breeders plate. A cardboard cheque was discussed. Chris Cachia to explore costs.

J Farrugia moved to organise an old bird sale on the 8th of January. WPF commission 25% of sale price. Seconded M Portelli

All in favour. Carried



WPF Squeaker Sale & Old bird auction will be held on the 8th of January 2016. For members who are unable to attend they can donate pigeons and or nominate ring numbers to Ray Russell.

Bring in all those pigeons you would like to sell. 25% of the sale will be charged.

Club Secretaries are reminded of the following birds per tier.

Basketing Day

Friday 35

Thursday 30

Wednesday 25


Next meeting  5th of October  at 7.30 pm

Meeting closed: 9.35 pm

Ray Russell