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The Probus Club of Meltham - Meeting 23 March 2016

23 Mar 2016

Members' Day

John Holden, Peter Murgatroyd, John Lines and Clinton Burhouse

The speakers today were from our own membership beginning with John Holden who spoke about Benjamin Chambers a Methodist minister who ultimately is credited with founding Everton and Liverpool football clubs between 1884 and 1892.
Peter Murgatroyd then gave and audio visual presentation on the development of the church clock tower, the bells and the restoration of the Carillon.
John Lines then entertained us with 3 brushes with the military.
We ended with a fast and furious talk from Clinton Burhouse on why the colour purple has influenced his life as a geologist.

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