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The Trust Board

The following description of the duties of the Trust board, has been taken from the Trust rules. A full copy of the Trust rules can be read here

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DUTIES AND POWERS OF THE TRUST BOARD

The Trust Board is to ensure that the business of the Trust is conducted in accordance with the Trust Rules and with the interests of the community, and may appoint and supervise the Chief Executive and the Executive Board.
The Society Board:

  • May exercise all the Trust's powers which are not required by these Rules or by statute to be exercised by the Trust in general meeting;
  • May delegate any of its powers to committees consisting of such of its own number as it thinks fit who shall, in the function entrusted to them, conform in all respects to the instruction given to them by the Trust Board. The following provisions apply to any such delegation:
    • The Trust Board may retain or give up the right to deal itself with issues delegated;
    • Any delegation may be revoked and its terms may be varied
    • The proceedings of any sub-committee shall be governed by the rules regulating the proceedings of the Trust Board so far as they are capable of applying.
  • May call upon the Chief Executive and/or Secretary to report or procure a report in writing upon any aspect of the affairs of the Trust;
  • Shall appoint and dismiss the Chief Executive and other members of the Executive Board and the Secretary and decide and fix the terms of their employment and have power to act in place of the Chief Executive or the Executive Board where they cease to act or are unwilling or unable to act;
  • Shall approve the policies or strategies to be followed by the Executive Board and all budgets and other financial plans;
  • Shall determine from time to time the categories of transaction which require the approval of the Trust Board;
  • Shall approve the use of the Trust's seal.

The Current members of the Trust Board are

Tony Norris - Chairman
Paul Wardell - Vice Chairman
Andy Ratcliffe - Communications
Alan Jones - Treasurer
Chrissie Norris - Secretary
Andrew Hounsell
Paul Davis
Alan McCluskie
Tim Gilmore
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Swindon Town Community Mutual Limited, trading as TrustSTFC, an Industrial and Provident Society registered with the Registrar of Friendly Societies under the Industrial and Provident Societies Acts 1965-78. All references to the ‘Trust’ or TrustSTFC on this site are to the Swindon Town Community Mutual Limited that holds funds, under its rules, for the benefit of the community and not in trust for its members.