DHC now has a vice-chair, Bess Robertson and a ‘recorder’ minutes secretary, Rosalyn Abrahams. Dr Sidney Marks and Mr Martin Craster have become executive officers. Mr Peter Freitag remains as chair and Dr Raymond Goldberg as President. Dr Marks has kindly agreed to become treasurer later in the year. The position of Hon Sec is currently vacant. Peninnah McAllister is continuing as membership secretary. Naomi Shaw was elected to be DHC rep to the North east Reps council and Peter Freitag continues as the Rep to The Board of Deputies of British Jews..