First all-Scottish heavier-than-air powered flight

                 Society website at  www.bairdofbutesociety.com

 

BAIRD of BUTE SOCIETY

 

The Baird Society is created to perpetuate the memory and achievements of Andrew Blain Baird.

 

OBJECTIVES

 The objectives of the Society are:-

•     The promotion and recognition of the historical achievements of Andrew Baird

•     The advancement of education and information related to Andrew Baird

•     The advancement of the arts, heritage, culture or science on the Isle of Bute

•     The advancement of environmental protection or improvement on the Isle of Bute.

 In furtherance of the above objectives the Society will:-

•   Fundraise on the Isle of Bute and beyond

•   Promote educational activities to honour Baird’s achievements

•   Maintain a Baird of Bute website and Baird Museum

.    Create, publish and distribute information relating to Andrew Baird

•   Offer awards or scholarships to promote creativity and entrepreneurial activities

 

MEMBERSHIP

Membership is open to persons of 18 years of age and over.

There are three classes of membership, as follows:

(a)    Ordinary Members, who pay an annual subscription (initially £10)

(b)    Supporting Members, who donate £50 or more in any year, and

(c)    Life Members, who donate £100 or more.

 All members will be entitled to vote, on an equal basis, at General Meetings.

 

BOARD of DIRECTORS and OFFICERS

Christopher Markwell, Trustee and Chairman

Janet O'Sullivan, Trustee and Secretary Treasurer 

Wendy Brownlie, Trustee

Andrew McLean, Trustee

Charles Soane CA, Independent Examiner of Accounts*

*non Director

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For more information please contact Christopher Markwell at crm@markwellgroup.com