I am sorry recovering from a stroke, trying to build a business and provide care to a 90 year old grand parent has been more important to me Terry. My point was there are more important things than arguing about the same stuff over and over again. But then some people don't have anything more important to do, which is fair enough.
I do not have to justify, my personal circumstances.
This subject has been raised so many times, with the same arguments. It's boring.
People want 'better value for money' - why not come up with realistic solutions, rather than perceived problems.
As John said, in the grand scheme of things, just over £1 per month is hardly earth shattering now is it?
If you have the time, spare cash, storage, contacts, to start off a club shop, and take care of the logistics and running of that, then feel free to put a proposal to the club.
Si, you've obviously been 'conspicuous by your absence' but I'm afraid I was completely ignorant of the reasons. I hope you're on the mend now you can get back to a normal life as possible as soon as possible.