AGM, Winter Conference & President’s Dinner – Birmingham 2013

This years Winter Conference and AGM is being held on the 16th November in Birmingham. We will be hosted by the prestigious Birmingham & Midland Institute – The venue is only a couple of minutes of walk from Birmingham Snow Hill station and easily accessible from anywhere in the city centre.

Registration for the event is now open, costing 10 for Flag Institute members and £15 for non-members. The link for registration is here:

The provisional agenda for the day is as follows:

  • 10:00-10:30 – Reception
  • 10:30-12:00 – AGM (90 mins)
  • 12:00-12:30 – Break
  • 12:30-13:00 – ‘Birmingham Heraldry’ Adrian de Redman, Birmingham City Honorary Armorist (30 mins)
  • 13:00-14:00 – Lunch
  • 14:00-14:30 – ‘Maritime Flags’ Geoff Parsons(30 mins)
  • 14:30-15:00 – ‘The Black Country Flag Competition’ Melanie Weatherley, Black Country Living Museum (30 mins)
  • 15:00-15:30 – Break
  • 15:30-16:00 – ‘FIAV 2013 Review’ Graham Bartram (30mins)
  • 16:00-16:15 – ‘FIAV 2017 Discussion’ Geoff Parsons (15 mins)
  • 16:00-16:45 – Show & Tell
  • 16:45-17:00 – End

The President’s Dinner will be held at 19:30 after the Winter Conference. This year we will be dining in St Paul’s Club – which itself is also only a few minutes walk from the British & Midland Institute. Registration is now open and costs £35. The link for this is here:

The menu will be:

  • Vegetable Soup
  • Roast Lamb with Roast Potatoes & Vegetables (or Stuffed Peppers as the vegetarian option)
  • Apple Crumble with Custard or Ice cream
  • Cheese & Biscuits
  • Coffee & Mints

We look forward to seeing you all there.


5 Responses to AGM, Winter Conference & President’s Dinner – Birmingham 2013

  1. Adrian de Redman 5 November 2013 at 4:08 pm #

    Excellent news, the Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Cllr Mike Leddy, and the Lady Mayoress will be attending the dinner. 😀

    • tony kelly 12 November 2013 at 2:08 pm #

      This is great to see following on from the excellent support given to the last International Heraldry Conference hosted by the City of Birmingham and chaired by Robert Noel Esq HM Lancaster Herald of Arms in Ordinary.

  2. Clive Davies 17 November 2013 at 7:34 am #

    It was pleasant to make your acquaintance at St Pauls last night, thank you for an enjoyable evening

    • Xaria 9 January 2014 at 9:48 am #

      It’s great to find an expert who can exiapln things so well


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