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Approval of Revised Constitution at AGM

At the AGM on the 19th May, the committee will be seeking the approval of the revised constitution. This will be the first time sine 1978 that the constitution has been amended and approved.

The revised constitution can be found here: SDSO Constitution May 2018

In order to approve this new constitution, members must attend the AGM in person so a good turnout would be appreciated

A summary brief summary of the changes is available here: SDSO Constitution Changes

Do you still want to hear from the SDSO?

The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) comes into force on the 25th May. All SDSO members  have been contacted by the secretary about this. All members must complete the privacy consent form from the secretary and the review the privacy policy.
The SDSO committee needs explicit consent from its members that they want to be contacted. If you do not respond to the secretary before the 25th May, members will be removed from email lists and will no longer receive Stopress, membership information or other important information

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

All SDSO members will soon be emailed about new legislation which comes into force on the 25th May 2018. The SDSO committee now needs explicit consent from all its members before it can contact them. The SDSO committee is taking guidance from the Incorporate Association of Organists  to ensure we comply with this new law.
Please look out for an email from our secretary about this – please don’t ignore it – it’s important.
A new section has been added to this website. Please visit the Privacy page for more information

Sweet Harmony at Clackmannan Parish Church

The SDSO will have its final meeting of the 2017 / 2018 session at Clackmannan Parish Church where the group, Sweet Harmony, will perform.
There will also be a short talk about the work of the Royal College of Organists after Sweet Harmony.
If you have not been able to come along to any of the SDSO’s meetings so far, we hope to see you on the 21st April. As usual, we start at 2.30pm.

17/ 02/ 2018 – Annual Lunch

The SDSO will have its annual lunch on Saturday, 17th February 2018 at the Grange Manor Hotel, Glensburgh Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8XJ at 12.30pm for 1.00pm.

Please return all monies to the secretary by Saturday, 10th February 2018

Chris Bragg’s recital at Alva Parish Church

Alva Parish Church

Chris Bragg visited Alva Parish on the 18th November 2017 for a recital on J.S. Bach and his 19th Century Disciples. It was  recital full of variety and colour which spanned the whole of the 19th Century. Thank you to Alva Parish Church for hosting this afternoon’s event. A copy of the programme can be found here

Preparing for recital
Chris Bragg at Alva