Under the patronage of Shaikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Public Works and President of the Higher Committee for UAE Civil Seaports and Airports Security, and the UAE Ministry of Defence, Institute for Near East and Gulf Military Analysis, held the second edition of BCASS
Dave McGarry, Michael Page; Jennie Hellyer, BCASS
; Adam Stephens, chairman, YCAG Pictures: Roland Rowley Anne Hipkiss, administrator, Sheilagh Moffat, council member, Louise Rudd, Hon Secretary, all BCASS
Above: Edward Starkey, Habiba Khatoon, Dan Atkins, all Michael Page; Nicola Collins, vice chair, Rob Cross, both BCASS
The annual dinner was a sell-out event at Aston Villa FC where the BCASS
members funked up the football ground with a 70s party full of afros, chest wigs, disco and glam rock.
The evening was hosted by Brindleyplace Management and City Inn in association with Birmingham Forward, BTSS and BCASS
She chaired the BCASS
committee through a period of change and restructuring and showed strong organisational and motivational skills.
Deven Yagnic (Nicholas Andrews), Lorna Bach (BCASS
), Anne Hipkiss (BCASS
), Sam Pratt (ATC + BCASS
Chairman), Vim Matharu-Dean (Nicholas Andrews), Simon Pickering (BCASS
) and Alex Price (Nicholas Andrews)