Council & Official Roles

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1960Mike ReillyBernard GreenStanley Anstee
1961Mike ReillyBernard GreenStanley Anstee
1962Col R D ‘Dare’ Wilson MBE MC
1963Col R D ‘Dare’ Wilson MBE MC
1964Col R D ‘Dare’ Wilson MBE MCJ.R.Trustam EveGroup-Captain W. S. Caster, M.C.D.M. PiersonSergeant A.F. Charlton, J. Clark, A.J.N. Cole, M. Denley, P. Denley, Lt. E. Gardiner, Brigadier G.C.A. Gilbert (ex-officio), B.A.N. Green, S/Sergeant D. Hughes, A. Lang, P. Lang, Sergeant J. McLoughlin, J.E. Hogg, Sir Godfrey Nicholson MP, D.M . Pierson, A.W. Porter, B. Porter, T. Richard, Dr C. Robertson, Sergeant P.W. Sherman, Group-Captain F.B. Sowrey A.F.C., Brigadier W.F.K. Thompson, Sergeant P.W. Turner, Major T.W. Willans
1965Col R D ‘Dare’ Wilson MBE MCJ.R.Trustam EveGroup-Captain W. S. Caster, М.С.P.M. LangSergeant А. F. Charlton A.F.M., Captain Е. Gardener, В. А. N. Green, R. Griffiths , Brigadier G. С. А. Gilbert М.С., S/Sergeant D. Hughes, Squadron Leader А. Johnson, Sir Godfrey Nicholson M.P., Doctor С. Robertson , Sergeant R. Reid, Sergeant Р. W. Sherman, L. St. John, Group Captain F. В. Sowery A.F.C., Brigadier W. F. К. Thompson, Major Т. W. Willans
1966Col R D ‘Dare’ Wilson MBE MCJ.R.Trustam EveK.C.R. LettsP.M. LangSq Ldr Albrecht, Sgt B.T Clark-Sutton, T.G. Dickson, Brig G.R.Flood, B.A.N. Green, Major M.R. Heerey, Major Geoffrey Bevan Hill, WO2 D.Hughes, Group Captain L.G.P. Martin, Sir Godfrey Nicholson, D.M. Pierson, WO2 R. Reid, Air Vice Marshall G. Silyn Roberts, P.W.Sherman, L.N.E. St John, Brig W.F.K. Thompson, K.V.Vox, M.J. West
1967Wg Cdr Gerry Turnbull OBE AFCJ.R.Trustam EveK.C.R. LettsP.M. LangSq Ldr Albrecht, Sgt B.T Clark-Sutton, T.G. Dickson, Brig G.R.Flood, B.A.N. Green, Major M.R. Heerey, Major Geoffrey Bevan Hill, WO2 D.Hughes, Group Captain L.G.P. Martin, Sir Godfrey Nicholson, D.M. Pierson, WO2 R. Reid, Air Vice Marshall G. Silyn Roberts, P.W.Sherman, L.N.E. St John, Brig W.F.K. Thompson, K.V.Vox, M.J. West
1968Wg Cdr Gerry Turnbull OBE AFCL.N.E. St.JohnK.C.R. LettsP.M. LangSgt A.F. Charlton, Sgt. B.T. Clark-Sutton, A.J.N. Cole, T.G. Dickson, Brig G.R. Flood, F.Gayler, Col C.F.H. Gough, J. Harrison, Sq Ldr. A.Johnson, Major G. Bevan-Hill, WO2 D.Hughes, Grp Cap L.P.G. Martin, J. Meacock, Sir Godfrey Nicholson, D.M. Pierson, M. Reid, Capt. T.H. Ridgway, Air Vice Marshall G. Silyn Roberts, Charles Shea-Simmonds, Sq Ldr J.Thirtle, Brig W.F.K. Thompson, W.O. Turner, Sgt. S. Vatnsdal
1969Wing Commander G. F. Turnbu1J, О.В.Е., A.F.C., R.A.F. (Ret'd.)L.N.E. St.JohnSquadron Leader W. Paul, В.Е.М., R.A.F. (Ret'd.)P.M. LangSquadron Leader А. Т. Johnson , R.A.F.А. J. N. Cole, Т. G. Dickson, W.J. Meacock, M. Power, Flt. Sgt. А. F. Charlton A.F.M., Captain J. N. А. Goldsworthy R.M., Warrant Officer D. Hughes М.В.Е., Flt. Sgt. D. Peacock, Captain G. С. Р. Shea-Simmonds, Warrant Officer Р. W. Turner М.В.Е., Sir Godfrey Nicholson Bart., Brigadier W. F. К. Thompson, Major Е. А. Т. Gardener, В. G. Bagge, W. Neumark, J. К. Forsdyke, В. Ward, D. Pierson
1970Wing Commander G. F. Turnbu1J, О.В.Е., A.F.C., R.A.F. (Ret'd.)L.N.E. St.JohnSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)P.M. LangSq Ldr A.T. JohnsonA.J.N. Cole, W.G. Fernie, W.J. Meacock, P.Sherman, G. Webster, Major E.A.J. Gardener, Capt. C.C.P. Shea-Simmonds, Lt. D. Hughes, Flt Sgt A.F Charlton, Sgt. A.J. Dale, Sir Godfrey Nicholson, Brig W.F.K. Thompson, B.G. Bagge, W. Neumark
1971Wing Commander G. F. Turnbu1J, О.В.Е., A.F.C., R.A.F. (Ret'd.)L.N.E. St.JohnSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)A.J.N ColeJ.T. CrockerW.G. Fernie, W.J. Meacock, J.Crocker, G. Webster, E.A.J. Gardener, G.C.P Shea-Simmonds, D. Hughes, A.Jones, A.J. Dale, A.T.Johnson, G. Nicholson, Brigadier O'Kane, Group Captain Green, W. Neumark
1972Lawrie St JohnCharles Shea-SimondsSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)A.J.N ColeJ.T. CrockerFormed March 1972 - Chair Albert Hooker, Secretary Steve Talbot, Asst Secretary John Curtis, Technical Advisor Ian WrightR.S.Acraman, W.G. Boot, K. Dineen, W.G.Fernie, Capt. D. Hughes, W.J.Meacock, Miss T. Rixon, P.W.Sherman, G.F. Turnbull, A.J.Unwin, J.Ellerton, Dave Waterman
1973Lawrie St JohnCharles Shea-SimondsSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)A.J.N ColeJ.T. CrockerR.S.Acraman, W.G. Boot, T.J.W. Day, W.J.Meacock, R.C.O'Brien, Maj. B.S Schofield, P.W.Sherman, J.L.Thomas, A.J.Unwin, D.Waterman, Sir Godfrey Nicolson, Wg. Cmdr. G.F.Turnbull, D. Peacock
1974Lawrie St JohnCharles Shea-SimondsSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)A.J.N Cole / M. BatchelorJ.T. CrockerR.S.Acraman, W.G. Boot, M. Batchelor, J. Forster, G.C.P. Shea-Simmonds, W.J.Meacock, M. O'Brien, R.C. O'Brien, J.L.Thomas, I.Wright, D.Waterman, Sir Godfrey Nicolson, Wg. Cmdr. G.F.Turnbull, I.Wright, P.Prior
1975Lawrie St JohnP.J. PriorSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)M. BatchelorJ.T. CrockerR.S.Acraman, G.C.P. Shea-Simmonds, W.J.Meacock, M. O'Brien, J.L.Thomas, I.Wright, D.Waterman, Sir Godfrey Nicolson, I.Wright, R. Card, W. Elliott, D. Hogg, E. Lewington, K.Mappleback, T.J.Morgan, J.Petherbridge, G.B. Shone
1976Lawrie St JohnP.J. PriorSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)Т. J. MorganJ. Т. CrockerR. S. Acraman, М. Batchelor, А. Oixon, Е. Lewington, W. J. Meacock, В. Morgan, М. J . O'Brien, Co-opted Members I. Wright
1977John MeacockDavid WaughSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)P. MitchellJ.T. CrockerW.J.Meacock, D.I.Waugh, D.Peacock, P.Prior, D.Orton, D.Waterman, D.Howerski, L.Thomas, J.Petherbridge, P.Howell, J.Laing, M. Chapman, E.Lewington, J. Sharples, R. Swainson, J. Norris, I. Wright
1978John MeacockDavid WaughSquadron Leader W. Paul, ВЕМ, RAF (Retd)P. MitchellJ.T. CrockerDr. C. Murray-LeslieW.J.Meacock, D.I.Waugh, D.Peacock, D. Prince, D.Orton, G.Lilley, P. Slaughter, G. Long, L.Thomas, P.Howell, J.Laing, E.Lewington, J. Sharples, R. Swainson, J. Norris, I. Wright
1979John MeacockDavid WaughCharles PortP. MitchellJ.T. CrockerW.J.Meacock, D.I. Waugh, C. Shea-Simmonds, J. Hitchen, D. Prince, J.G. Starling, R.E. Gays, D.Orton, G.Lilly, P. Slaughter, L.Thomas, J.Laing, E. Lewington, J.Sharples, J. Norris, I. Wright, P.J. Byrne, C. Bruce, J.R. Norris, A Geraghty, S. Thomas
1980David WaughJ.LaingCharles PortP. MitchellJ.T. CrockerC. Shea-Simmonds, J. Thomas, R. Hiatt, J. Hitchen, J. Starling, J. Prince, P. Byrne, R. Gays, D. Orton, C. Bruce, J. Sharples, E. Lewington, P. Corr, A. Meysner
1981Charles Shea-SimondsJim CrockerCharles PortP. RitchieCharles Shea-SimondsW. Grut, D. Kenny, J.G. Starling, J. Thomas, R. O'Brien, D. Waterman, E. Lewington, L. Melville, J. Hitchen, D. Tylcoat, R. Hiatt, J. Sharples, T. Rose, P. Corr, P. Walker, C.Pomery, J. Cooke, C. Bruce
1982Charles Shea-SimondsJim Crocker
1983James CrockerLofty Thomas
1984James CrockerLofty Thomas
1985James CrockerLofty Thomas
1986James CrockerPeter Richie
1987James CrockerDave Hickling
1988James CrockerDave Hickling
1989James CrockerDave Hickling
1990James CrockerDave Hickling
1991John LinesDave Hickling
1992John LinesDave Hickling
1993Maj Bob Card MBE BEM RLCLofty Thomas
1994Maj Bob Card MBE BEM RLCLofty Thomas
1995Maj Bob Card MBE BEM RLCLofty Thomas
1996Maj Bob Card MBE BEM RLCLofty Thomas
1997Lofty ThomasPhil Gibbs
1998Lofty Thomas, Lt Cdr Phil Gibbs RNPhil Gibbs
1999Chris AllenKieran Brady
2000Chris AllenJohn Smyth MVOPaul Applegate
2001Chris AllenJohn Smyth MVOPaul Applegate
2002Chris AllenJohn Smyth MVOPaul Applegate
2003Chris AllenJohn Smyth MVOPaul Applegate
2004Chris AllenJohn Smyth MVOPaul Applegate
2005Chris Allen / John Smyth MVOJohn Smyth MVOMartin ShuttleworthJohn HitchenPaul Applegate
2006John Smyth MVOJohn Smyth MVOMartin ShuttleworthJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateChris Allen, Paul Applegate, Elizabeth Stoodley, Tony Goodman, Ian Marshall, Andy Scott, Grant Richards, John Smyth, Eddie Jones, Kieran Brady, Mike Rust, John Horne, John Page, Paul Moore, Mark Maynard
2007Eddie JonesGeordie PageMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJohn HitchenPaul ApplegatePaul Applegate, Elizabeth ‘Weed’ Stoodley, Grant Richards, John Smyth, Ian Marshall, John Horne, John ‘Geordie’ Page, Paul Moore, Robin Durie, Mike Rust, Alex Wilson, Eddie Jones, David Ibbotson, Adrian Bond, Paul Ledden
2008John Smyth MVOJohn HorneMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Bob CardJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateAndy Scott, Paul Applegate, Adrian Bond, Ian Marshall, Paul Moore, Craig Poxon, Martin Soulsby, Weed Stoodley, John Horne, John Smyth, Paul Ledden, Alex Wilson, John Page, Grant Richards, David Ibbotson
2009John Smyth MVOJohn HorneMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Chris Allen, Bob CardJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateAndy Scott, Weed Stoodley, Paul Applegate, Craig Poxon, John Horne, Ian Marshall, Martin Soulsby, John Smyth, Paul Moore, Grant Richards, Ray Armstrong, Alex Wilson, Adrian Bond, Paul Ledden, Steve Saunders
2010John Smyth MVOJohn HorneMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Chris Allen, John SmythJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateKieran BradyAndy Scott, Paul Applegate, Adrian Bond, Kieran Brady, Chris Beattie, Richard Head, Ian Marshall, Paul Moore, Craig Poxon, Steve Saunders, Martin Soulsby, Weed Stoodley, John Horne, John Smyth, Paul Ledden
2011Martin SoulsbyCraig PoxonMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Chris Allen, John SmythJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateKieran BradyPaul Applegate, Adrian Bond, Kieran Brady, Alex Busby,
2012Martin SoulsbyCraig PoxonMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Chris Allen, John SmythJohn HitchenPaul ApplegateKieran BradyPaul Applegate, Karen Bain, Adrian Bond, Kieran Brady, Marc Fletcher, Richard Head, Ian Marshall, Paul Moore, John Page, Craig Poxon, Steve Saunders, Mark Skarrats, Martin Soulsby, Weed Stoodley, James Swallow
2013Martin SoulsbyCraig PoxonMartin ShuttleworthDebbie CarterJim Crocker, John Lines, Chris Allen, John Smyth John HitchenPaul ApplegateKieran BradyPaul Applegate, Karen Bain, Adrian Bond, Kieran Brady, Ian Marshall, Paul Moore, John Page, Craig Poxon, Mark Skarrats, Martin Soulsby, Weed Stoodley, James Swallow, Jackie Harper, George McGuinnes, Pete McLoughlin, Thea Westley