RIPON DMC 2014 AWARDS PRESENTATION & DINNER
103 Members and their families assembled at the Millstones Restaurant, Felliscliffe on 24.01.2015 for the 2014 awards presentation.
Retiring Chairman Keith Blythe, 14 years in the job, started proceedings by handing over to the new man Nigel Simpson, who thanked Keith for his long service. Acklams Motorcycles , sponsors of the Summer Series Saturday Trials, were thanked as were the land owners without whom none of the events would have been possible.
Guest of honour, also retiring after a 2 year stint, Centre President Stuart Lowther proposed a toast to the club. Mrs. Sandra Lowther kindly presented the Awards later. This was to be their last official function before handing over to the new President at the AGM.
Peter and Lillian Fleetham had organised an excellent carvery meal, before the awards were presented.
The live 3 piece band then struck up with the usual energetic dancers strutting their stuff on the dance floor. During the bands break a Raffle was held.