President’s Messages


  • President’s message 20180430 Dear All Members, It is with deep sadness that we have to let you know that our dear friend and former President, Roger Tipple slipped quietly away this afternoon (Sunday 29th April 2018). His passing will, I know, leave a hole in so many lives. Please keep his wife Joy and his family in your thoughts as we ...
  • President’s message 20180408 Hello all, Well, Spring is supposed to be here, but in Woodstock ON we still have snow on the ground and it’s FREEZING! But whether Mother Nature likes it or not, we intend to get the season started and will be holding our Annual General Meeting next Sunday, 15th April, at Ned Devine’s Irish Pub ...
  • President’s message 20180205 Hi Everybody, OK, I’m fighting the ‘flu at the moment, so don’t stand too close to the screen when you read this email or you might catch it! Deadline date for the next Oily Rag is next week, 16 Feb, so please send your articles to me, or to Ryan as soon as possible. And remember, ...
  • President’s message 20180122 Greetings Everyone! Three weeks late, but a Happy New Year to you all! Hope that 2018 brings only good things for you and your families. I waited until today to write this because I didn’t want to risk letting the Cat out of the Bag regarding Tony Fox’s birthday bash. Well, it all went off ...
  • President’s message 20171217 Hello everyone, Just a brief note before we all get into the Holiday Spirit. Obviously, there is not much to report at this time of the year. The next Oily Rag should hit the streets before the end of December. We STILL need articles from YOU to help fill our pages. Whatever ...