Peter Crack raised £8,500 (US$12,750) for the LHTBI in his President’s Appeal.

The LHTBI Committee elected a new President, Richard Brown of Abbey England in Knutsford, Cheshire, UK. 

The Leather & Hide Trades’ Benevolent Institution was founded in 1860 and still continues the work for which it was set up – to help former employees of the UK leather tanning trade and their dependents who are in financial need.