ABOUT THE BFA

The Bear Flat Association (BFA) is a subscription membership residents’ association, set up in 2012 and constituted to represent the interests of residents, clubs and businesses in the wonderful area of Bath known as ‘Bear Flat’.

The Committee

The BFA is run by a committee of local residents who meet every two months to manage the business of the Association.  The committee comprises the expected posts of Chair, Association Secretary, Treasurer and Membership Secretary as well as those of Social and Publicity Secretaries.  The Association has conveners running specialist groups for Transport, Planning, History and the Community Market.  We also have representation for the Friends of Bloomfield Green and the Friends of Alexandra Park.

The current committee line-up is as follows:

Chair:                                                                 Gareth Somerset
Vice-Chair:                                                        vacant
Association Secretary:                                    Bob Hughes
Treasurer:                                                          Mark Richardson
Membership Secretary:                                   Jeremy Opie
Social Secretary:                                               vacant
Planning Group Convener:                             Timothy Cantell
Transport Group Convener:                            Jerry Trenchard
History Group Convener:                                Gareth Somerset
Food Group Convener (Hayes Place Ltd):   Judith Eversley
Friends of Bloomfield Green:                         Jane Allan
Friends of Alexandra Park:                             Collin Carr

Street Representatives

The committee is also supported by a small and dedicated army of Street Representatives who undertake the vital job of delivering leaflets, etc, through the doors of Bear Flat residents.

Constitution

You can find the BFA’s constitution here.

Annual General Meetings

Minutes from the previous AGMs are available below

AGM 2018
AGM 2017
AGM 2016
AGM 2013
AGM 2012
Inaugural meeting 22.06.12

BFA Groups

BFA’s own groups include:

 

Committee Area