Wednesdayite News (51)
NOTICE OF GENERAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given that a General Meeting of the Company is to be held at the Niagara Suite, Niagara Conference and Leisure, Niagara Road, Sheffield, S6 1LU.at 2:30pm on Saturday 30th August 2014 for the purposes of the following business:
1. To receive the written report on the past , the present and the future for Wednesdayite.
2. To discuss the Services to be provided by the company
and to agree to the continuation of the operations of Wednesdayite by Wednesdayite Limited.
3. To ratify the appointment of the existing Directors to the Board.
4. To appoint additional Directors to the board, - any member wishing to be a director can put themselves forward either prior to or at the meeting for approval by the members.
5. Any other business - should you wish to propose any motion or other business please indicate this to us in advance in the brief questionnaire after this notice.
By Order of the Board
13th August 2014
Wednesdayite have a page in the official match day programme and you can read our column first there.
Peter Shaw has taken over responsibility for this and his latest column from the home game V Blackburn is published below:-
Back in November Budweiser announced Handsworth Junior Sporting Club as one of eight recipients of a £50,000 grant as part of its Club Futures programme. But now you have the opportunity to help them get a further £100,000, please read on....
In December we wrote to Milan about a number of matters that some of our members had expressed concerns about, our letter and Milan's response is shown below.
We urge you all to heed Milan's words in paragraph 6 of his response and continue to support the club and the team, together we are stonger.
Would you like to be like Jayne who is a Wednesdayite member who helps fellow Owls fan Trevor attend home games on a regular basis.
Jayne escorts Trevor to most games picking him up at home and sitting with him in the North stand before returning him home safely.
The announcement of Nelson Mandela's death was made by President Jacob Zuma at 21:50 on Thursday 5th December 2013 live on television speaking to the world.
One of the brightest lights in our world has gone out tonight.
To those who observed him closely, Nelson Mandela always carried himself as one who was born to lead.
The board of Wednesdayite have received notice from Richard Davies that he is standing down from being a Wednesdayite director.
The board wishes to place on record their sincere thanks to Richard for all his hard work over the past four years and hope he continues to be involved on a volunteer level and to keep in touch with the many friends he has made with the board and it's members.
The members draw was made on the Wednesdayite Car Park this morning with member Anouska Taylor making the draw.
All members had been allocated a draw number and were advised of this earlier this week.
The winning numbers were:
What are you doing on Bonfire Night this year? May we suggest getting down to Davy Sports Centre on Prince of Wales Road? Wednesdayite have teamed up with The Wednesday Cricket Club to put on our inaugural Bonfire Night Fireworks Spectacular - and all are welcome to come and share it with us!
Once again, it 's your chance to have your say about the catering facilities at Hillsborough on match days. We had a spirited and valuable response from fans when we produced our last survey in 2011, and the club and its catering partners promised to take those views into account to better serve you, their customers. So have things improved? Are you a loyal customer of the Hillsborough catering outlets, or do you avoid them at all costs? Let us know!
Hundreds of Owls fans and Wednesdayite members have enjoyed our Hirsty's Bar events over the past few seasons. From Strikers' Night to the Skippers Special, every time Hirsty assembles his drinking crew, Owls fans are guaranteed an entertaining and informative night of laughs, tales and of course a brilliant pie and pea supper!
However, we may just have outdone ourselves with our event coming up soon - very soon in fact, as it's a week on Wednesday - May 1st, in between the vital Peterborough and Middlesbrough matches.
We are delighted to announce that this Saturday for the Owls home game against Barnsley, in the Grandstand, will be 53 extra deserving people all provided for by this seasons Wednesdayite SMILE ticket scheme.
Three separate organisations will be represented at Hillsborough this Saturday we welcome the following organisations;
Following hot on the heels from announcements that East Midlands Owls and New York Owls have become affiliates, the Sheffield Wednesday Supporters’ Society, Wednesdayite's are delighted to announce another new affiliate - The Yorkshire Coast Owls.
Peter Shaw of the Yorkshire Coast Owls said "As the massive giant that is Sheffield Wednesday has awakened from it's slumber, it has become increasingly apparent that our club has a unique name and brand with a world wide fan base.