run from 1 October to 30 September. The subscription is £10
(sterling cheque, or £10.60 sterling by Paypal if your
are outside the UK without a sterling accountdetails in
application form - a pdf file) per annum. To apply for membership
of The 153 Club, download the
Application Form (a pdf FILE ).
apply direct to the Membership Secretary for an application
mentioning this page.
(Founded August 1978)
1: The club shall be called ‘The 153 Club’
2: Membership shall be open to those who
have travelled somewhere in Africa on Michelin map 741 National
(previously 953 and 153)
3: The subscription shall be reviewed annually
at a General Meeting of the membership. The financial year shall
end on 30 September.
4: The Committee shall be elected annually
at the AGM and consist of a Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer and
up to five additional members, from whom shall be selected the
roles of Membership Secretary, Newsletter Editor and Activities
Secretary. Other members may be co-opted as necessary.
5: There shall be a non-executive President
who shall be appointed annually.
6: A bank account shall be maintained, the
signatories being two of three designated Committee members.
7: The purposes of the Club shall be:
a) the encouragement of travel and expeditions on 153 and adjoining
area, particularly the remoter areas.
b) social gatherings, discussions, slide shows, etc., with 153
as the general theme.
c) co-operation with other similar organisations, both national