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West Somerset Railway General Discussion

Discussion in 'Heritage Railways & Centres in the UK' started by gwr4090, Nov 15, 2007.

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    £93,000 for the lot. Impressive!

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-41933997
     
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    West Somerset Railway - Then and Now #122

    Dunster 1971 / 2017

    From Dunster West Crossing, looking east through the station. The 'then' view was taken only a week or two after closure.

    Copyright CL Caddy / Robin White

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    2017
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    4160 AGM

    The following has been dropping through letter boxes today.

    I have been asked to attend as proxy for one shareholder already. If I can perform that service for anyone else, they are welcome to PM me.

    (I have redacted some information as the Company Office is also the Company Secretary's personal address.)

    Robin

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    What odds will anybody give that the proxy votes will go missing or be declared invalid?:D:D:D
     
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    I see that I get a special mention in the notice. Last year they appear to have gone missing between being put through the letterbox and landing on the doormat.:rolleyes::confused::eek:

    This year there will be photographs...

    Robin
     
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    Does the rule that proof of posting by Royal Mail is proof of delivery still apply?
     
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    Minehead totem went for £750 plus 20 % commission
     
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    Is there no requirement for 4160 Ltd to re elect one third of directors at an agm?

    Ian C.
     
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    There is no requirement, and this is not unusual for a small private limited company. The articles of association can be found on the Companies House website.
     
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    However, it is open for shareholders to propose resolutions to add/ remove directors.
     
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    There is little chance of that happening when you look at who owns significant shareholding’s and, AFAIK, a 75% majority would be needed to pass such resolutions.
     
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    For now.

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    West Somerset Railway - Then and Now #123

    Dunster 1963 / 2017

    Less than eight years to closure but steam is still in charge and there are no obvious signs of neglect. The shot was taken in August. I was just over 3 months away...

    In 2017, well...

    This is the last shot of Dunster, somewhere different tomorrow.

    Copyright RE Toop / Robin White

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    Make sure you keep the negatives..
     
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    The recipient may say the envelope was empty, was eaten by his dog, caught fire etc. etc.:D
     
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    I try to focus on the positives.

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    And not let things slide...
     
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    While ensuring transparency.
     
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    And learning how to project.

    I don't mess with Mr In Between.
     

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