Brigade Conference 2017
Brigade Conference 2017 took place in Manchester from 1st to 3rd September.
The weekend started out at The Copthorne Hotel in Salford Quays with a Reception attended by Brigade President, Lord Griffiths of Burry Port and The Lord Mayor Manchester, Councillor Eddy Newman along with around 180 BB leaders.
On Saturday the Brigade Council Meeting and workshops earlier in the day were held at Lighthouse Church in Eccles. 189 leaders attended the Council meeting, one of the largest attendances in recent years.
Read the Brigade Council 2017 Summary.
Full details of the motions for this year's Annual General Meeting were sent out with the Summer Gazette Mailing. Read the Brigade Council Notice of Business (including motions)
On Saturday evening a Gala Dinner with entertainment from Aaron Calvert was held at The Copthorne Hotel for some 150 guests. On Sunday morning worship was led by Brigade President, Revd The Lord Griffiths of Burry Port at Emmanuel Community Church in Salford.
Brigade Conference 2018
Brigade Conference in 2018 will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland from 31st August to 2nd September.
If you have any questions please get in touch with our Scottish HQ on 01324 562 008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brigade Council is the governing body of The Boys' Brigade in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and the Republic of Ireland.
Council Meeting Summary
Reports from previous Brigade Council Meetings can be found below:
Summary and the Minutes of the Brigade's Annual Council Meetings:
Council 2013 - Belfast, Northern Ireland
Council 2012 - London, England
Council 2011 - Cardiff, Wales
Council 2010 - Armagh, Northern Ireland
Council 2009 - Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Council 2008 - Fife, Scotland
Council 2007 - Bradford, England
Council 2006 - Cardiff, Wales
Council 2005 - Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Council 2004 - Leicester, England
Council 2003 - Fife, Scotland
Council 2002 - Birmingham, England
Council 2001 - Northampton, England
Voting at Brigade Council
For more details on how voting at Brigade Council works, see the Brigade Constitution & Regulations and look out for details of motions to Brigade Council in the BB Gazette and eBB news emails.
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