News: From the Chair

Chair Nadine’s November message – tick tock

 

So the clocks have changed and the nights are drawing in – circuit racing calendars are nearing completion and rallying started in earnest last month with WRGB.  See and be seen out there! Now is the time of year that our regional AGMs and social functions take place.  Your chance to have a say in […]

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Chair Nadine’s October message – News from the dark side!

 

Early September we had BMMC Council meeting – twice a year the Regional Chairs meet and twice a year the full Council sit.  This gives us a chance to focus on the club and our strategies and plans going forward. We used recent donations to purchase training equipment for the regions and this was distributed during […]

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Chair Nadine’s September message – PRC and registration renewal

 

The beginning of the month was a difficult weekend in our Motorsport world with the sad loss of Anthoine Hubert and significant injuries to Juan Manuel Correa at F2 in Spa plus news that a rally marshal died in France.  A sad day and a reminder that ‘Motorsport is dangerous’ and life is fragile.   It’s important […]

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Chair Nadine’s August message – Health and well-being

 

‘I declare that I am physically and mentally fit to carry out my duties and that I will inform the organisers immediately should any change in my condition occur which I have reason or ought to have reason to believe would affect my ability to carry out my duties.’ Did you know this sentence forms […]

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Chair Nadine’s July bulletin – Grading and PRCs

 

How many of you have questions about the grading scheme?  What does it mean?  What’s the process?  What is in it for me?  Who do I ask for help. The grading scheme was originally created by the BMRMC (as we used to be called) and Dave Scott (now MSVR Race Operations Director) helped Motorsport UK adopt it as a […]

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Chair Nadine’s June message

 

The three R’s Don’t worry I am not expecting you to all go back to school – but hopefully you can already read, write and count! My three R’s are Recruitment, Retention and Recognition – what can we do? Recruitment – we have a number of events we already target for recruitment – BTCC, F1 […]

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Chair Nadine’s May message

 

A weekend off from being at a motorsport event for a change – but there was quite a bit on the TV. Formula 1, Formula E, BTCC were all live. And a few races to watch on catch up!I am no good as a spectator and certainly a fair bit of armchair marshalling to participate […]

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Chair Nadine’s April message

 

Opportunities to get involved Our aims and objectives as a club need your help and support.  These are not just for Council and Committee members to achieve – they need all members involved to enable success.  So is there anything you can do?? Yes absolutely! You don’t need to be a committee member to be heard (anyone […]

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Chairman Nadine’s March Message

 

Our Council meeting in February was preceded by a Brand team afternoon with the Directors of the Club. We asked everyone to put their thinking caps on and broke in to smaller groups to discuss ideas – these discussions continued into the evening and the following morning. More specifics on this will follow soon… rally be ready is all I will say.

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Chairman Nadine’s February message

 

We are already into February and the year seems to be racing away already!  But if you haven’t renewed your membership there is still time – easiest way is on line by logging on to our website (https://www.marshals.co.uk/membership/membership-renewal/) Renewing before the end of March will enter you in to our annual Prize Draw for a Day […]

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Chairman Nadines January Message

 

Happy New Year and time to volunteer… Happy New Year to you all!  I hope your overalls haven’t shrunk too much (or was that just me and the extra portion(s) of Christmas pudding I ate?) Hopefully you remembered to renew your membership before the festivities?  You still have time to ensure you continue to receive [...] Continue reading...

Chairman Nadine’s December Message

 

Ch… ch… ch… changes So, the calendar year end is rapidly approaching – where did it go? I have been around the country this year and plan to make more visits next year – maybe some return visits too. I have also attended AGMs for SE, NE, EM and NW. A great way to see […]

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