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10 Mar 2017

President of the British Mountaineering Council, Rehan Siddiqui has released a statement announcing that a recent vote of no confidence in the Executive Committee of the BMC on the grounds of the “wilful and deliberate withholding of future policy decisions from the members in attendance at the Annual General Meeting,” and hence their "poor governance" will be discussed at the council's AGM on 22nd April.  Read more

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