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Magazine article Management Services

Regional News

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North West Region

A busy calendar

There will be a visit to Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope Array on 7 July. Please arrive at the Visitor Centre at 1.30pm to be ready to start at 2pm. The Centre lies just off the A535, between Holmes Chapel and Alderlwey Edge, about six miles from junction 18 on the M6. Entrance costs around £1 .50 and numbers are limited. Those wishing to attend should contact Harry Hogg on 01942 863776.

A talk entitled 'Recollection of Working Days' will be given by Robert Fletcher on 22 July at the Methodist Theatre Church, Seymour Road, Bolton. Please arrive at 10am with a view to starting at 10.30am. Topics will include engineering, textile studies, education, work study and consultancy. This is a Probus Group meeting but Robert has kindly invited NW Region members to attend.

For further information, please contact Robert Fletcher on 01204 524279 or Keith Gowing on 01619 620367.

Keith Gowing

Scottish Region

Developing skills

Bob Smith (Scottish Region Chairman) represented the IMS at the API Golf Outing, held at Elmwood Golf Course on 14 May.

Elmwood Golf Course is owned and managed by Elmwood College. It allows students, studying for a career in the golf business, to develop their skills and knowledge within a real working environment.

The College is recognised as a national and international centre for golf related specialisms. It offers courses in Golf Facility Management at Higher National Certificate and Diploma levels.

The six professional institutes (including the IMS) that make up the API are pleased to support the students in their endeavours.

Dr Andrew Muir

Deputy Chairman

Competition Winners

The winners of the competition in the Spring 2010 issue of the Journal were: Mike Hack of Manchester; Michael Starford of Wakefield; and A Jayanthi of Bangalore, India. …

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