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Broomfield Village Hall

Planners' workshop

Mon 20 August, 2018

Near: Taunton
Level of event: Activity

Type of event: Training, Social

Steve Robertson will run through his planning/controlling check list, illustrated with examples of issues at events where he has competed, planned or controlled which may, or may not, have been noticed by the competitors and how to avoid some of these during event preparation.

This activity will be of interest to both existing and prospective planners/controllers (and others).

Pre Event Info

Directions / Parking

The venue - Broomfield Village Hall - is the same as for the Fyne Court relays and AGM.

Parking - in the field behind the hall.

The activity will run between 19:00 and 22:00.

Facilities: toilets, refreshments.

Contacts / Officials

Speaker: Steve Robertson treasurer@

Organiser: Roger Craddock chair@

Important Event Information

Safety and Risk: A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.

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