Minutes of the meeting of Aylesbury and District Football League Committee held at 7.30 p.m. on Wednesday 7 January 2015 At Bucks CC Sports and Social Club
Present:P Rice, D Bayliss, S Howard, M Pollard,T Skeggs, K Saw,Mrs M Stevens,A Swain,
Apologies were received fromMrs M Harrison,N Sabatini
The Minutes: of the meeting of 3 Decemberwere agreed.
The goalposts at St John’s playing ground have been repaired and the changing rooms are now satisfactory.
Wingrave have failed in their appealto Berks and Bucks FA and have been removed from the Saturday Junior Cup competition.
Fixtures are now as shown on the website.
Lisa Welling of Berks and Bucks is now responsible for our league.
Long Crendon have complained to the league about a recent match against Bucks CC. Unfortunately the league is unable to take action as it is a Berks and Bucks FA matter. It is strongly suggested that any assaults that occur on the field of play are reported to the police.
There have been several positive replies to Kevin’s email concerning the unacceptable behaviour of some players, and the consequent loss of some referees.
Quainton are to be congratulated for dealing with players’ discipline within their club.
One early suggested rule change has been sent in by Quainton.
Monthly Figures - League
Balance From Previous Month 15,163
Photo ID Cards 320585
Balance Carried Forward 15,715
Balance Brought Forward £4,886
Registration Secretary’s Report
Darren Smith transferred from Tetsworth to Great Milton
The Kennedy late team sheet Fine £10 rule 11a
Jason Short transferred from Tring Titans to Long Marston
Late team sheets Fine £10 each team Rule 11a
Pond Park Rangers
Andy Tallyn de-registered from Aston Clinton to register for Wendover.
Late Team Sheets fine £10 each team Rule 11a.
Clubs are reminded that the transfer of a player must be made 7 days before he can play for a new team. Rule 8k.
If Managers have agreed to collect cards, can they please make sure they do so on the allocated day and time, as Marcie has to make arrangements for them to be collected.
Fixtures Secretary’s Report
Bedgrove United have requested a free week on 24 January – agreed
Tetsworth Reserves have requested a free week on 14 February – agreed
SUFC have requested a free week in April – agreed
Pond Park Rangers have requested a free week on 10 January – denied.
A team in Berkhamsted have requested details on applying for membership of ADFL
Downley v Bucks CC – Downley unable to raise a team – game awarded to Bucks CC
Downley fined £25 Rule 10f
Bucks CC reserves v Spandits reserves – Spandits unable to raise a team – game awarded to Bucks CC reserves Spandits reservesfined £25 Rule 10f
Haddenham reserves v Waddesdon reserves – Waddesdon unable to raise a team – game awarded to Haddenham reserves Waddesdonfined £25 rule 10f
Stone St Johns v Wendover – Stone unable to raise a team – game awarded to Wendover
Stone fined £25 rule 10f
Referees Secretary’s Report
6 referees have resigned so far this season
Press/Results Secretary’s Report
8 December – Waddesdon late result fined £10 rule 11b
13 December – Waddesdon reserves – late result 3rd offence fined £10 rule 11b
Any Other Business
It was suggested that there should be a rule change so there is one k.o. time throughout the season, as there was up till two seasons ago.
Long Marston V F C Mandeville Saturday 29 November 2014 – match abandoned. No report received from either side, as per rule 10f. Both clubs fined£10.
The manager of Great Milton FC, Paul Hardcastle, has sadly died and the ADFL send condolences to the club, his friends and family.
The meeting closed at 8.50 p.m.
The next meeting was arranged for Wednesday February 4, 2015