The votes cast for and against the following four resolutions were as follows:
|No.||Resolution||Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Withheld||% For|
|1||To approve the Annual Report and Accounts||16,392||20||39||99.9%|
|2||To approve the Report on Directors' Remuneration||16,051||326||74||98%|
|3||To re-appoint Deloitte LLP as Auditors of the Society||16,284||117||50||99.3%|
With respect to the resolutions for the election and re-election of directors, the votes cast for and against the candidates were as follows:
|No.||Candidates||Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Withheld||% For|
|4||To elect Jacqueline Arnold||16,299||90||62||99.5%|
|5||To elect Desmond Moore||16,263||113||75||99.3%|
|6||To re-elect Eric Gunn||16,241||139||71||99.2%|
|7||To re-elect Trevor Hebdon||16,259||121||71||99.3%|
|8||To re-elect John Hooper||16,236||148||67||99.1%|
|9||To re-elect Michael Hulme||16,254||123||74||99.2%|
|10||To re-elect Alan Johnston||16,269||114||68||99.3%|
|11||To re-elect John Kidd||16,276||113||62||99.3%|
A vote withheld is not a vote in law and is not counted in the calculation of the proportion of the votes for and against the resolution.
Mrs Arnold, Mr Moore, Mr Gunn, Mr Hebdon, Mr Hooper, Mr Hulme, Mr Johnston and Mr Kidd were all duly elected.
The Society will be donating £8,225.50 in respect of its pledge for votes at this year’s Annual General Meeting, to Mind and Support in Mind Scotland for use within our branch operating area.