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Digital Day & Guild AGM 2019

By 2nd February 2019July 27th, 2023No Comments

Guild Members and Friends are invited to join us for a special day focused on social media, new digital trends and a hands-on session from a BBC smartphone expert on getting the most out of stories recorded on mobile phones.

The day – on Thursday, 14 March 2019 – will also include an hour for the Guild’s 76th Annual General Meeting.

Full details about the Digital Day will follow shortly, including a strong line-up of digital and agri-comms experts taking part in the day. It is a privilege to offer members the chance to join for just £40 per head.

There is no charge for those attending only the AGM, a full agenda for which is available.

We are hopeful of a strong turn out and welcome member engagement, feedback and involvement in Guild activities.

The Digital Day runs from 9am to 5pm, with the AGM from 12 noon to 2pm, including a buffet lunch for all attendees.

Attendance at the Digital Day is on a first-come first-served basis and places are only confirmed on receipt of payment.

To secure your place, please pay your £40 delegate fee to the BGAJ bank account below and email Nikki Robertson (details at the foot of this email).

Your Reference:  14/3 – Your Surname

Bank Sort Code:  30-80-34

Bank Acc No:     49237468

Bank Acc Name: British Guild of Agricultural Journalists

The AGM will include reports about Guild activities, events, awards, overseas travel and Guild finances, with an overview of plans for the year ahead.

Any motions to change the Guild’s Articles of Association or Byelaws put to the meeting must be received in writing by midnight, 14 February.

Members will be notified of director vacancies in due course.

To find out more about serving on the management council as a director of the Guild, click here or email BGAJ chairman Catherine Linch.

If you wish to attend the AGM / Digital Day, please advise BGAJ secretary Nikki Robertson on 07584 022909 or email

The venue for the Digital Day and BGAJ AGM is courtesy of NIAB who will hosting us at their Sophi Taylor Building (pictured above).

We are very grateful for the provision of this fabulous facility.

The Sophi Taylor Building is located at NIAB’s Park Farm site on Villa Road, Histon, Cambridgeshire, CB24 9NZ.

Members should switch off their sat-nav on exiting the A14 and follow map directions to access NIAB Park Farm. A map showing the venue is available here.

We look forward to seeing you there.