Detailed Timeline 

The Association was formally Incorporated on 17 November 1988 and over the last 35 years has achieved the following milestones:

Met with numerous challenges that COVID 19 brought.  Suspended several functions which put a strain on our resources.  Showed a book loss for the financial year despite receiving a grant from the Lotteries Commission. Additionally, world famous, Troy Roberts, provided a free concert for our members and their guests and this generated much needed income for the upkeep of our cultural centre

COVID continued to thwart our efforts to run a full programme, which in turn, affected our finances.  Gradually, with the introduction of several safeguards, we ran most of our functions.  Organised several workshops to determine the future of the Association.  Formed a special committee to look into possible solutions to overcome an ageing Executive and demographic