|23 Oct 2020
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The cancellation of the 1850 Society Annual gathering planned for the Summer on account of Coronavirus was a great shame, but the Society would not however let a small thing such as this totally dish their social schedule. So, in defiance of any technophobic predisposition, members agreed to give a virtual gathering ‘a go’.
On Thursday 22 October the 1850 Society met on Microsoft Teams, hosted as would normally be the case by President of the 1850 Society, Simon Dixon (C 58-61), this time from the comfort of his living room and Katie Green-Armytage, Legacy Manager, from hers. Sam Smith, the Database Manager, was also on hand to provide technical guidance to members when required.
Simon welcomed the online assembly, commending their willingness to adopt the technology, and a very friendly, light-hearted meeting ensued...