Firstly, condolences to our member Laurie Chester whose father recently passed away. We wish her strength at this time. Thank you to those ladies who were able to join us at the Women’s Forum. We had an update from John Gardner on our Town centre regeneration scheme including the row of shops from Pound Land up to Marks and Spencer and our Parliamentary Candidate – Jill Borcherds spoke on what is happening around Barclay School and Academisation. Welcome to Jess – Chair of North East Herts Women’s Forum and Joy a new attendee and an accomplished publisher. A reminder: Our next Women’s Forum is planned for 12th January 2019. Have an enjoyable Christmas and Hopefully we will see you in the new year.