Minutes of Holme Rovers Football Club 12/03/17

15/03/2017 12:15


Present:  A. Brook, R. Brook, C. Burke, S.Clayton, A.Dunham,  H.Gant, S.Gant, K. Harrison, P.Harrison,, B.Pearson, G. Wallace and M.Wright

Apologies: A. Budd, B.Delves, J.Foster, L. Green, J.Hill, K. Hinch, H. Pearson, C. Rackham, G. Reid, G. Robinson, N.Spooner, G. Theakstone, J. Townsend, and R. Wallace


KH gave update on monies in bank

Bingo raised £600 thanks to Avril

Race night raised £1176 thanks to Paul

Bag Pack 2/4 SG

Fertilizing of pitches in March try to obtain Commuted Sums to pay for this. RB

Grant applied for ‘’PAG Award’’. GW

Letter sent to Parochial asking to fund new goals and balls. RB


Senior dinner dance – venue Oaks on Friday 21/7. Cost per ticket to be £40. Names of those attended last year to be given to PH by AB. £20 deposit required as a minimum. PH/HP

1st team pitch work to be carried out RB/PH with Rigby Taylor/Lodge Landscape


Agreed to progress drainage of junior pitch at cost of £6000 grants to be obtained from ERCC, Parish Council and internal funding from club. RB/GW

Goal keeping- looking at running some goal keeping training/coaching. Going to approach Craig Burke, Sam Clayton, James Hill. CB suggested keeping sessions on home ground.

Meeting to be held straight after this meeting to discuss training for next season from the point of the DNA of the club. GW

Certain members need to go on courses. AB/GW

Fencing to be erected around field PH/HG [maintenance day’’s’’]

Date to be set for presentation day. GW

Referee course for Kai Birch. AB/SG 

Issues within the club regarding RESPECT a newsletter to be issued. RB

Price up dugouts [ J.’’O’’ Driscoll will sponsor one]. RB/GW

Hold under 11’s tournament at Holme. GW/SG

Mr Wood was withdrawing his sponsorship for the under 8’s and 14’s. New ones were identified in the meeting for these two age groups. Update to be given at next meeting. SG

Progress the under 7’s for next season. GW/RB


Obtain grant from FA. RB

Kitting out of kitchen. PH/SG


Club to reply to Parochial if Mr Scanlon will give up tenancy of field. RB

Village are looking at putting a car park behind Village Hall. RB/GW


Charity match August. PH

First Aid training. BP              

11 a, side for season 17/18 all home games will be ‘’away’’. RB/JF/BD

Pitch maintenance grant to be obtained from FA for tractor and equipment to fit with it. RB

View equipment that could be used for pitch maintenance from Russell’s at Gilberdyke. PH/RB

Avril Brook