Quorn historical image   Quorn Village On-line Museum   Quorn historical image

Thursday 15th November 2018  

Museum Home
About our museum
Artefacts by Number
Quorn's location
The name change
Village publications
Information sources
Museum Award
Contact us
Copyright

Quorn Angling Society

Loughborough Echo - 11th April 1958

At the first annual meeting of the newly-formed Quorn Angling Society, held at the headquarters, the White Hart Hotel, Mr W Bosomworth, who presided, said it was a great credit to the village that the club, in its first year, had nearly 100 members and the sum of 130 in hand. Mr Bosomworth added that Quorn deserved to be better known in angling circles.

Mr R Steele (secretary) thanked the committee, saying that without their hard work it would have been impossible for the society to achieve what it had. Three more trophies were to be presented, making a total of six to be fished for next season, and arrangements were to be made for a juveniles' match.

A substantial supper was laid on by Mrs G Stone to end an enjoyable evening. Officers elected: President: Mr G A Stone; secretary, Mr R W Steele; auditors, Mr T Pilkington and Mr G H Mills; committee, Messrs E Chell, S Smith, L Dowman, O Jeffcott, F Hall, C E Walton, I Phillips, W Pervin and E Marlow.

Mr G A Stone, the president presented the cups to the following winners: Annual Cup, Mr F Pine; Aggregate Cup, Mr F Hall; Winter Cup, Mr F Hall.

People identified so far are: Fred Pine (sitting on the floor), Front row second from left - Ernie Chell, middle row far left - Bill Pervin and next to him, Bob Steele


 view larger image
   
 missing information Missing information: Can you identify the people in this photograph?
Please email us at: team2018@quornmuseum.com
 Submitted on: 2011-04-13
 Submitted by: Kathryn Paterson, updated by Jacky Shepherd.
 Artefact ID: 1223
 Print: View artefact in printer-friendly page or just on its own.

   Quorn Village On-line Museum
 copyright notice
 search tips
 view latest news
 view latest news
 view latest news
 what's new What's New
See what items have been added recently.
 can you contribute? Can you Contribute?
We need historical material relating to Quorn village.
 filling in the gaps Filling in the gaps
Help us with names, places, locations and years.

 artefact counter

Artefact Counter
How many artefacts does this online museum contain?

 leave a comment

Seeking Information
Post your information request onto our notebook.

 make a donation

Make a donation
Help to secure more museum artefacts and this site's future.

 see our Facebook page
 login / register