Board thanks John Swinburne17th Dec 2015
As members attending the AGM in October will know, John Swinburne handed over the presidency to Nick Catt after serving as president for 3 years.
John became a member of the UKWF in 1999 and was co-opted onto the UKWF Board in July 2010. At the October 2010 AGM he was elected as Vice president and held this role for 2 years supporting then president, Jim Harper.
John took up the 2 year Presidency at the October 2012 AGM and when the serving Vice President had to resign in 2014, John agreed to continue in the Presidents role for an extra year to October 2015.
The UKWF Board thanked John for his contribution over the past 3 years and presented him with an engraved wine decanter as a token of the Federation's appreciation.