Annual General Meeting Announcement

This year's AGM will be hosted by Fruithill Chess Club, Monday 19th June, time 7:30pm.

2022/2023 season is rapidly coming to a close and with this comes the announcement of the UCU’s Annual General Meeting.


The AGM will be held in person at Fruithill Chess Club on Monday 19th June at 7:30pm.

Venue: Falls Bowling Club, 63 Andersonstown Road Belfast. BT11 9AH


Any member wishing to put forward a motion or nominate a member for the Board, must do so before noon Monday 12th June 2023. Submissions to


Motions must be proposed by one member and seconded by another.


Positions on the UCU Executive Board:




Tournament Director (& Vice Tournament Director)

League Controller (& Vice League Controller)

Ratings Officer

Youth Development Officer

Child Protection Officer

Women’s Development Officer

Funding Officer

Trophies Officer

Web Editor/Social Media Officer

UCU Historian

ICU Representative

Member without portfolio


Those wishing to stand for any of the above positions must be nominated and seconded by two other members. For further details on any of the roles, please contact the UCU secretary.



Current Officer

Expressed Interest in Standing Again

Chair Mark Newman No
Secretary Pat McKillen Yes
Treasurer Adrian Dornford-Smith Yes
Tournament Director Mark Newman No
League Controller Mark Newman No
Ratings Officer Robert Lavery Yes
Youth Development Officer Neil Gardner Yes
Child Protection Officer Mark Newman No
Women's Development Officer Karina Campbell Yes
Funding Officer Danny Roberts Yes
Trophies Officer Geoff Hindley Yes
Web Editor/Social Media Officer Karina Campbell Yes
UCU Historian David McAlister Yes
ICU Representative Alex Goss Yes
Member Without Portfolio

Andrew Todd

Joe Gunning

Martin Johnston





Previous year's minutes can be found at the bottom of this article.

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