Awards at 2009 County AGM

Following the business of the 2009 County AGM the following awards were presented by our Patron, Major General MS White, CB, CBE, JP - HM Lord-Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight and Mr Martin Gerrard Regional Commissioner for South East England. The investitures were made by our County Commissioner Prof Anthony Roberts. The congratulations of everyone at the meeting were extended to all the award recipients.

 

Maj Gen Martin White and Peggy Graham. Peggy received the 20 Year Service Award; she is badge secretary in West Wight and prior to that was on the Appointment committee.

 

Maj Gen Martin White and John McDine. John received the 50 Year Service Award; he is Treasurer of the Corf Sub-Committee and generally looks after the maintenance of the Corf Campsite.

 

Maj Gen Martin White, Judy Winter-Goodwin and Martin Gerrard. Judy received the Award for Merit; she is Secretary of the Corf Sub-Committee.

Maj Gen Martin White and Paul Savill. Paul received the Award for Merit; Paul is Assistant County Commissioner – Adult Support.

 

Martin Gerrard, Phil Coward and Maj Gen Martin White. Phil received the Silver Acorn; he is Cub Scout Leader with the 6th Newport (St John’s) Scout Group.

 

Maj Gen Martin White and Peter Flynn. Peter received the Silver Acorn; he was GSL of the 1st Wootton Scout Group until last year and is now their Quartermaster.

 

Martin Gerrard, Roger Mundell and Maj Gen Martin White. Roger received the Silver Acorn; he is an Assistant Scout Leader with the 2nd Cowes (St Mary’s) Scout Group.

 

Martin Gerrard, Maj Gen Martin White and Geoff Cox. Geoff received the Bar to the Silver Acorn; he was chairman of the 1st Newport (The Old Guard) Scout Group until earlier this year.

 

Maj Gen Martin White and Malc Smith. Malc received the Bar to the Silver Acorn; he is Scout Leader with the 6th Newport (St John’s) Scout Group.

Martin Gerrard, Maj Gen Martin White and Terry Eastaff. Terry received the Silver Wolf; he is Scout Leader with the 1st Brighstone Scout Group.

 

Anthony Roberts and David Pearce. David was invested as Deputy County Commissioner.

 

Anthony Roberts and Valerie Petley-Shaw. Valerie was invested as East Wight District Commissioner.

 

Anthony Roberts and Mandy Holloway. Mandy was invested as West Wight District Commissioner.

 

Thanks to David Mattinson for this article. Thanks to Barry Groves for the photos. Contact Barry for high resolution copies of these photos.