Recent Rotary Club Speakers

Two eminent speakers address the Dumfries Rotary Club

Commodore Williams and Chief Superintendent Kate Thomson

 

New Project and Policing explained

 

Recent meetings of Dumfries Rotary Club, ably chaired by Club  President  John Hunter, have welcomed contrasting speakers, both however bringing highly current subjects to the attention of Club members.

Firstly, Commodore Bob Williams, a retired Royal Navy officer, spoke of his involvement with the newly-formed Armed Services Advice Project.  This is a new initiative, funded jointly by Poppyscotland, Army Benevolent Trust, SSAFA Forces Help, RAF Benevolent Fund and the Robertson Trust. Clearly, these major Charities attach great importance to the work to be done by this Project. Its aims are to provide advice in the areas of debt management, unemployment issues and housing concerns, and its