Inspire Members-only Event & AGM 2018

Published 14th September 2017

Beeston Library

Thurs 20 Sept 2018
Refreshments - 6.30pm
AGM and Ben Norris - 7 to 8.30pm


FREE but booking essential
Exclusive members event

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We are delighted to invite all our members to join us for an Inspire Members' Event & AGM with a difference.

Book now for your free members-only ticket to hear about our progress over an action-packed year, future plans and to enjoy a fantastic performance by Ben Norris - including a plenary poem he'll be writing especially for Inspire! 

Ben Norris is a poet, playwright and actor. He is two-time national poetry slam champion - 2017 BBC Poetry Slam and 2013 UK All-Stars Poetry Slam - and has appeared everywhere from Latitude Festival to the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall. His debut solo show, 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Family', won the 2015 IdeasTap Underbelly Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival before touring the UK and Australia, and his first short film, commissioned by Channel 4, was nominated for a Royal Television Society Award. He has also written commissions for BBC Radio 4, Southbank Centre, IdeasTap, and Ditch the Label, among others, and was recently writer-in-residence at Theatr Clwyd. He is currently developing a new show for the Roundhouse. 

Ben was born and raised in Nottingham and is Poet in Residence for this year's Inspire Poetry Festival.

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AGM Agenda

  1. Welcome by John Cottee (Chair of Inspire Board)
  2. To receive and approve the minutes of the AGM held on 11 October 2017
  3. To discuss any matters arising from the minutes
  4. Presentation of the Annual Review by Peter Gaw (Chief Executive Officer)
  5. To receive and approve the Annual Report and Audited Accounts* for the year ended 31 March 2018 by Andrew Kordecki (Senior Finance Officer)
  6. Confirmation of the the new Inspire Board Staff Representative
  7. A. O. B

* Copies of the Annual Report and Audited Accounts will be available at the meeting and via the Inspire website.

Drinks will be available from 6.30pm, followed by the AGM at 7pm, and Ben Norris will round the evening off from 7.30pm to 8.15pm.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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