Minutes of the meeting of Aylesbury and District Football League Committee held at
7.30 p.m. on Wednesday 6 September 2017 At Aylesbury Tennis Club
Present: P Rice, R Lipscombe, M Pollard, N Sabatini, K Saw, T Skeggs, R Small, Mrs M Stevens,
Apologies . Mrs M Harrison, M Thoday
The Minutes: of the meeting of 1 August 2017 were agreed
Two members of New Zealand Management are in Scotland for a funeral, so unable to attend this evening. It was decided they should be asked to come to the next meeting.
Nothing more has been discussed about the Cup Match at the end of the season in memory of Danny Martone.
Discussions are going on concerning the website.
We have still not had a response to our emails from Liz Verrall at Berks and Bucks.
There are several amendments to be made in the rulebook.
APBS is Aylesbury Premier Building Services.
Aylesbury Dynamos reserves manager is Marc Thoday
Ayletico home ground is now Bedgrove Park
FC Spandits manager is now Allan Crump 07511 966987. Their home pitch is Cedars Upper School, Mentmore Road, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2AE.
Oving match secretaries are the same as the team managers 1st team Andy Ball 07769 180509, reserves George Main 07522 497289
Tetsworth have their home pitch in Tetsworth.
The fine on page 30 23B should read 13B and is up to £200.
Matt Pill of Berks and Bucks has contacted us to find out how the FA can assist leagues and clubs.
Thanks to the clubs who have written to AVDC about Walton Court, they have kept one pitch but it is in a poor state, repairs delayed the start of the game. Another pitch was strongly criticised, AVDC and John O’Connor have been written to about this, awaiting their replies.
Balance from previous month £13,300
Berks and bucks Affiliation 50
End of Season Awards 300
Refund to The Bell, Tring 150
Trophy & Engraving 10
League fees 1,430
Cup Fees 1,450
Balance carried Forward 15,451
Late Payment of Fees
Bierton, Elmhurst, Tetsworth - each fined £10 rule 3B
Registration Secretary’s Report
All clubs are now registered with ADFL and with WGS
Fixtures Secretary’s Report
Free weeks agreed:
2 September – Tetsworth 1st, Waddesdon, Bedgrove Utd 1st, Elmhurst
9 September – Oving 1st, Oving Reserves
16 September – Aylesbury Raiders, Aylesbury Dynamos Reserves
30 September – APBS, Long Marston Reserves
7 October - Long Marston 1st
21 October - Tetsworth 1st, Wingrave 1st
28 October - Rivets 1st, Rivets Reserves
11 November – Haddenham Reserves, APBS
9 December – Wingrave 1st
2nd September – Oving reserves could not fulfil their fixture – fined £50 rule 10f, match awarded to Bedgrove Dtynamos
St Johns failed to give timely confirmation of their game to Quainton, fined £5 rule 10D
Referees Secretary’s Report
There is still a shortage of referees.
Nigel Gilding was given the referees award for 2016/17.
Please note the rule that to touch a referee now carries a five year ban
Press/Results Secretary’s Report
It was decided that there should be a link on the website to full-time so the results of matches will only be available on Full-Time.
Clubs are reminded to text Marc on 07738215353 with match reports.
Thanks to Bedgrove Utd and Aylesbury Raiders who have sent photos.
Any Other Business
Kevin will not be able to print programmes for next year’s cup finals.
There will soon be a Full-Time app available.
The meeting closed at 8.50
The next meeting was arranged for Wednesday 4th October.