Club Contact Address:
The Secretary, Wessex HGPG Club, 42 Hinton Wood Avenue, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 5AH


Position Name

Andy Fenton

Gary Puhl

Charles Campion-Smith
Membership Secretary

Gary Pocock
Sites Officer

Gordon Crisp

Andy Ward

Sean Staines(PG)

Richard Mosley (HG)
Club Coaching
Coordinator and
Novice Rep.

Neil McCain


Grant Oseland
Club Mag Editor

Ruth Kelly
Web Site Admin

Richard Davis
Non elected posts:

Bell Hill Management


Brian Metcalfe

Dave Franklin

Wessex XC League Secretary

Gary Puhl

Committee Hall of Fame

Members who have served on the club committee. This is based on records of AGMs since 2000, so runs from Mar of one year to Mar of the following year. It excludes the valuable work done by some members in unelected positions such as Bell Hill Management. Any errors/omissions, please contact me. If you have never served on the committtee, isn't it about time you did?

Name Post(s) Committee Years
Bob Dear Magazine 1984-2009 25
John Blessing

Web Admin 2004-2012
Membership 2007-2012

Stuart Martin

Safety 2000-2001, 2008-2009
Chairman 2001-2006, 2009-2011

David Daniels

Web 2000-2004
Secretary 2001-2005

Roger Edwards

Secretary 2005-2008
Magazine 2009-2014

Gary Puhl

Treasurer 2016-present
Chairman 1997-2000
Social 2002-2003, 2008-2009
PG Safety 2003-2005

Richard Thomason Secretary 2008-2012
Comps 2012 - 2015
Sean Staines

Coach Co-ord 2007-2008
Comps 2008-2012
PG Safety 2014 - present

Pete Chalmers Chairman 2006-2009, 2011-2014 6
Everard Cunion HG Safety 2000-2006 6
Jeremy Mortimer Treasurer 2001-2007 6
Richard Mosley HG Safety 2010-present 6
Ali Florence Sites 2006-2011 5
Brian Metcalfe PG Safety 2009-2014 5
Pete Studzinski Treasurer 2007-2012 5
Richard Davis

Coach Co-ord 2003-2004
Webmaster 2012 - present

Andy Fenton Chairman 2016-present
Sites 2011-2016
Neil McCain

Social 2010 - 2012
Coach Co-ord 2013 - present

Adrian Bishop

Comps 2000-2003
Social 1998-1999

Adrian Coombe

Sites 1999-2002
Comps 2000-2001

Neil Hutchison Chairman 1994-1997
Social 2005-2006
Patrick Haughton Membership 2012-2016 4
John Readings Treasurer 2012-2016 4
Ruth Kelly Magazine 2016-present
Secretary 2012-2016
Steve Auld Sec 1997-2000 3
Martin Hayward Sites 2002-2005 3
Dave Moores

PG Safety 2001-2003
Social 2003-2004

John Welch PG Safety 2005-2008 3
Matthew Whicher HG Safety 2007-2010 3
Roy Menage Coach Co-ord 2010 - 2013 3
Jane Ellis

Treasurer 1999-2001
Secretary 1998-1999

John Alder Safety 1998-2000 2
Craig Byrne

Social 2000-2001
Coach Co-ord 2006-2007

Paul Escott

Secretary 2005-2006
Membership 2006-2007

Gill Legras Comps 2006-2008 2
Sean Lovatt Coach Co-ord 2004-2006 2
Gary Mullins Coach Co-ord 2008-2010 2
Graeme Willgress Coach Co-ord 2001-2003 2
Keith Wright Comps 2004-2006 2
Charles Campion-Smith Secretary 2016-present
Chairman 2014 - 2016
Nicole Barnard Social 2004-2005 1
Matthew Charlesworth HG Safety 2006-2007 1
Jacek Generowicz 1999-2000 1
Nigel Kermode Bell Hill co-ord 2003-2004 1
Tracey King Social 2001-2002 1
Pob Power Comps 1998-1999 1
Jerry Siddle Secretary 2000-2001 1
Richard Westgate Chairman 2000-2001 1
Dave Winn Social 2010-2011 1
Andy Ward Comps 2016-present 1
Grant Oseland Social 2016-present 1


Club Constitution

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Member List

Member type   HG/PG?   Sort By? 
NamePGHGMember TypeExpiry
Adam MooresP M F28 Feb 2017
Adrian BishopAP H L01 Jan 2099
Adrian BullCP H F28 Feb 2017
Adrian CoombeP H L01 Jan 2099
Adrian LeppardP H CC T LN01 Jan 2099
Alan BirtlesP H D CC T F28 Feb 2018
Alan BoothP H LN01 Jan 2099
Alan WebbP H F28 Feb 2017
Alastair FlorenceP H F28 Feb 2017
Andrew ClaxtonP H F28 Feb 2017
Andrew CunninghamCP H T F28 Feb 2017
Andrew MacgillivrayCP HCP HF28 Feb 2017
Andrew MurdochCP H F28 Feb 2017
Andrew PearseAP H D CFIEP HL01 Jan 2099
Andrew ThorneCP H F28 Feb 2017
Andrew WardP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Andrew Wilczur CP HF28 Feb 2017
Andrzej CzerwinskiP H D TI CC F28 Feb 2017
Andy BrownP H D CC M F28 Feb 2017
Andy DawsonAP H T L01 Jan 2099
Andy DowntonCP H F28 Feb 2018
Andy FentonP H M F28 Feb 2017
Andy ScottCP H F28 Feb 2017
Anthony Stephens AP H TLN01 Jan 2099
Barney PollockCP H F28 Feb 2018
Barrie StirkCP H F28 Feb 2017
Ben HoltP H F28 Feb 2017
Benji GoehlCP H F28 Feb 2017
Bill AndersonP H T F28 Feb 2017
Bob Dear CP HL01 Jan 2099
Bob HayterP H F28 Feb 2017
Bob JonesCP H LN01 Jan 2099
Brian MetcalfeP H F28 Feb 2017
Brian Parkins P H SC TF28 Feb 2017
Brian RoscoeP H CC M F28 Feb 2017
Brian SearleP H F28 Feb 2017
Brian WoodCP H F28 Feb 2018
Carl Bryan-brownCP H F28 Feb 2017
Charles Campion-smithP H D CC F28 Feb 2017
Chris BarrattCP H F28 Feb 2017
Chris Drabble CP H F28 Feb 2017
Chris GrahamCP H F28 Feb 2017
Chris LennonP H F28 Feb 2018
Chris MorrallP H T F28 Feb 2017
Chris SparhamP H F28 Feb 2017
Christopher PearsonP H F28 Feb 2017
Colin BrownCP H F28 Feb 2017
Colin DaviesP H F28 Feb 2017
Colin WilliamsonP H F28 Feb 2017
Craig ByrneAP H D M F28 Feb 2018
Dan HoremanP H D CC F28 Feb 2017
Daniel Von MutiusCP H F28 Feb 2018
Darren GriffinP H F28 Feb 2017
Dave Bhattachargee P H DL01 Jan 2099
Dave MooresAP H D CC LN01 Jan 2099
David AlmondP H F28 Feb 2017
David ClinchCP H F28 Feb 2017
David FranklinP H L01 Jan 2099
David HadfieldP H F28 Feb 2017
David HawkinsCP H LN01 Jan 2099
David McKayP H F28 Feb 2017
David OrmerodCP H N28 Feb 2017
David ThomasCP H F28 Feb 2017
David WillisCP H F28 Feb 2017
David WinnP H D CC F28 Feb 2017
Derek BanisterCP HCP HLN01 Jan 2099
Derek LuffmanCP H F28 Feb 2018
Dimiter NedialkovP H F28 Feb 2017
Domenica LopaneCP H L01 Jan 2099
Dorian KentCP H F28 Feb 2017
Duncan ManningCP H F28 Feb 2017
Edward YoungCP H F28 Feb 2017
Eluned DavidCP H F28 Feb 2017
Elvijs UngursCP H F28 Feb 2017
Eric PearceyP HAP H TL28 Feb 2099
Eugene PatelCP H F28 Feb 2017
Everard CunionCP HP H CC TL01 Jan 2099
Fiona DalzellAP H CC L01 Jan 2099
Gary CollinsCP H F28 Feb 2017
Gary LloydEP H F28 Feb 2017
Gary MullinsAP H I F28 Feb 2018
Gary PocockP H F28 Feb 2017
Gary PuhlAP H D CC T L01 Jan 2099
Gary RyanCP H F28 Feb 2017
Gary VaughanP H D F28 Feb 2017
Gavin FitzpatrickCP H LN01 Jan 2099
George Nott-bowerP H F28 Feb 2017
George Shapland AP H D CC MLN01 Jan 2099
Gillian LegrasCP H L01 Jan 2099
Gordon CrispP H F28 Feb 2017
Graham GriffithsP H TP H TF28 Feb 2017
Graham HowellCP H F28 Feb 2017
Graham MarshallCP H F28 Feb 2018
Grant OselandP H D F28 Feb 2017
Grayham AllinCP H F28 Feb 2017
Guy LuptonCP H F28 Feb 2017
Harry DikeP H CC T L01 Jan 2099
Helen CoombesP H L01 Jan 2099
Helen SpallAP H L01 Jan 2099
Henry HookingsP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Henry StarkCP H F28 Feb 2017
Howard BlytheCP H F28 Feb 2017
Ian Bruce CP H MLN01 Jan 2099
Ian GillespieCP H F28 Feb 2017
Ian HobbisP H F28 Feb 2017
Ian McGowanCP H L01 Jan 2099
Ian McIntyreCP H F28 Feb 2017
Ian OrpeP H L01 Jan 2099
James Dowland CP TF28 Feb 2017
James McKeemanCP H F28 Feb 2017
James SmithP H F28 Feb 2017
James SpallP H CC LN01 Jan 2099
James TawseCP H L01 Jan 2099
JarosÅ‚aw Jarak KisielewskiP H T F28 Feb 2017
Jason HemmingsCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jason / Jess MusilCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jeff DaviesCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jeremy CalderwoodP H F28 Feb 2017
Jeremy HineP H CC F28 Feb 2018
Jeremy MortimerP H L01 Jan 2099
Jerry SiddleP H T L01 Jan 2099
Jim PendleburyCP H L01 Jan 2099
Joe CoombesP H F28 Feb 2017
Joe LabanowskiCP H F28 Feb 2017
Joe McCarthyP H D TI F28 Feb 2017
John AlderP H SCP H SC TL01 Jan 2099
John BlessingP H L01 Jan 2099
John BurrowsCP HCP HF28 Feb 2017
John FletcherP H LN01 Jan 2099
John MitchellP H D TI CC L28 Feb 2099
John PinchinP H L01 Jan 2099
John PorterCP H L01 Jan 2099
John ReadingsP H L01 Jan 2099
John ShephardAP H CC F28 Feb 2017
John WelchAP H D CFI T M L01 Jan 2099
John WrefordCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jon BartonCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jon HarveyP H CC T F28 Feb 2017
Jonathan BuchananCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jonathan HarropCP H L01 Jan 2099
Jonathan Howes P HF28 Feb 2017
Jonathan MeyerCP H F28 Feb 2017
Jonathan WebbCP H F28 Feb 2017
Julian PhippsCP HCP HL01 Jan 2099
Julian YatesP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Karl BuckettP H F28 Feb 2017
Kaye EscottP H CC TCP T MLN01 Jan 2099
Keith WrightP H CC T L01 Jan 2099
Kevin Byrne CP H TN28 Feb 2017
Kevin DingleyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Kevin IansonCP H F28 Feb 2017
Kit LongCP H F28 Feb 2018
Laurence WebbCP H F28 Feb 2017
Lawrence O'dwyerP H T F28 Feb 2017
Luis ParsonsCP H F28 Feb 2018
Luke BaldryCP H F28 Feb 2017
Malcolm SuchCP H L01 Jan 2099
Malcolm WorthP H F28 Feb 2017
Marc TaylorCP H F28 Feb 2017
Marcin NiezgodaP H S28 Feb 2017
Marcus GoldsmithP H F28 Feb 2017
Marcus WebsterP H F28 Feb 2017
Mark BorleyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Mark HillCP H N28 Feb 2017
Mark LamportCP H M F28 Feb 2018
Mark Lewis CP H TF28 Feb 2017
Mark ManwaringCP HCP HF28 Feb 2017
Mark RussellAP H D L01 Jan 2099
Mark TattersallP H F28 Feb 2017
Martin BeethamP H L01 Jan 2099
Martin CarterCP H F28 Feb 2017
Martin CraigCP H T F28 Feb 2017
Martin FoleyP H F28 Feb 2017
Martin HaywardP H LN01 Jan 2099
Martin OrrP HCP HF28 Feb 2017
Martin WoolleyP H T F28 Feb 2017
Matthew Whicher P H CC TL01 Jan 2099
Maurice HumberstoneCP H L01 Jan 2099
Michael CarterCP H F28 Feb 2017
Michael DempseyCP H L01 Jan 2099
Michael RigbyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Mick RimmerP H F28 Feb 2017
Mikal DunnCP H F28 Feb 2017
Mike BennettP H D L01 Jan 2099
Mike BobinCP H M F28 Feb 2017
Mike BrethertonP H CC T L01 Jan 2099
Mike DrewP H F28 Feb 2017
Mike SmithCP H F28 Feb 2017
Mike VealP H F28 Feb 2017
Natalia ShoutovaAP H F28 Feb 2017
Neil HarrisP H T L01 Jan 2099
Neil HutchisonAP H D T F28 Feb 2017
Neil KermodeCP H LN01 Jan 2099
Neil McCainAP H D SC F28 Feb 2017
Neil WeymouthP H F28 Feb 2017
Neill FranklinP H L01 Jan 2099
Nicholas LegrasCP H M L01 Jan 2099
Nick DayCP H F28 Feb 2017
Nick JonesP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Nicole MooresP H LN01 Jan 2099
Nigel BeavenP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Nigel BournP H F28 Feb 2017
Nigel HewittP H F28 Feb 2017
Nigel RendellP H D CC F28 Feb 2017
Norman GrahamP H T F28 Feb 2017
Oleg PicukanovCP H F28 Feb 2017
Oliver SmartCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paco ReadP H T F28 Feb 2017
Patrick HaughtonCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul AyresCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul CherryCP H CC M F28 Feb 2017
Paul EbertCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul EckettCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul ElleryCP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul EscottP H CC TCP T MLN01 Jan 2099
Paul GasserP H D TI CC M N28 Feb 2017
Paul GravesCP H T M F28 Feb 2017
Paul GroverP H T M F28 Feb 2017
Paul HawkinsP H D F28 Feb 2017
Paul HuttonP H T L01 Jan 2099
Paul KemberP H LN01 Jan 2099
Paul MaidmentP H F28 Feb 2017
Paul SommerCP H T F28 Feb 2017
Paul WadeCP H F28 Feb 2017
Pete ChalmersAP H D CC T L01 Jan 2099
Pete McLaughlinP H CC T F28 Feb 2017
Peter CastleCP H T F28 Feb 2017
Peter CornwellEP H N28 Feb 2018
Peter GolebiewskiP H T F28 Feb 2017
Peter MaycockCP H F28 Feb 2017
Peter OvendenP H T F28 Feb 2017
Peter RobinsonP HP HL01 Jan 2099
Peter SteelCP H F28 Feb 2017
Peter WilbournP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Phil SmithCP HCP HL01 Jan 2099
Philip ComleyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Philip VennP HCP HF28 Feb 2017
Phillip BrolanCP H F28 Feb 2018
Przemyslaw MarekCP H F28 Feb 2017
Rafal TalarekCP H F28 Feb 2017
Richard BraleyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Richard DavisP H D CC F28 Feb 2017
Richard EddingtonP H M LN01 Jan 2099
Richard FrenchCP H F28 Feb 2018
Richard FrostCP H M F28 Feb 2018
Richard FurneauxCP H L01 Jan 2099
Richard GregoryCP H F28 Feb 2018
Richard KingCP H TCP HF28 Feb 2017
Richard MosleyCP HCP HL01 Jan 2099
Richard StilingP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Richard TaylorP H T F28 Feb 2018
Richard ThomasonP H T F28 Feb 2017
Richard WaltersCP H F28 Feb 2017
Rick JensenP H T F28 Feb 2017
Robert Dowdell AP HL01 Jan 2099
Robert HamblettP H LN01 Jan 2099
Robert PowellP H F28 Feb 2017
Robert SmithP H D L01 Jan 2099
Robin WallaceCP H F28 Feb 2017
Robin WebbCP H F28 Feb 2017
Rod KedwardP H F28 Feb 2017
Roger BarberP H T MP H T ML28 Feb 2099
Roger EdwardsP H SC F28 Feb 2017
Roy MenageP H SC T F28 Feb 2017
Russell EddingtonP H L01 Jan 2099
Russell Hesketh-robertsAP H D SI CC T M F28 Feb 2017
Ruth KellyP H F28 Feb 2017
Sam NewingtonCP H T F28 Feb 2017
Sarah ThomasCP H F28 Feb 2017
Sean StainesP H SC MP H SCL01 Jan 2099
Sebastian LeeCP H F28 Feb 2018
Shamus PittsP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Shane AskamP H D I T F28 Feb 2017
Shaun AndrewsCP H L01 Jan 2099
Simon HerbertP H T M F28 Feb 2017
Simon HornsbyCP H F28 Feb 2017
Simon SmithCP H F28 Feb 2017
Simon H JonesP H CC F28 Feb 2017
Steph CahillP H F28 Feb 2017
Steve AuldP H F28 Feb 2017
Steve BoydCP HCP HL28 Feb 2034
Steve GaynorCP H F28 Feb 2017
Steve Green AP H T MF28 Feb 2017
Steve HindleEP H N28 Feb 2017
Steve MarksCP H F28 Feb 2017
Steve Siuda P HF28 Feb 2017
Steve Whitfield P HF28 Feb 2017
Steven CuthbertCP HCP H TF28 Feb 2017
Stuart ProsserP HAP H T MF28 Feb 2017
Stuart YaldenP M F28 Feb 2017
Terry BranniganCP H LN01 Jan 2099
Thomas WebbCP H F28 Feb 2017
Tim OatleyP H F28 Feb 2017
Titus Fossgard-moserCP H L01 Jan 2099
Tony Paterson CP H TF28 Feb 2017
Trevor LeeP H F28 Feb 2017
William CoburnP H F28 Feb 2017


Membership Types:
F-Full L - Life S - Student N - Non-flying
EP-Elementary Pilot CP-Club Pilot P-Pilot AP-Advanced Pilot  
TI-Trainee Instructor I-Instructor CFI-Chief Flying Instructor SI-Senior Instructor  
H-Hill T-Tow D-Dual M-Motor  
CC-Club Coach SC-Senior Coach      


Date Total
(measured at AGM)
New during year Comment
This Year   0  
2015-2016 290 48  
2014-2015 272 24  
2013-2014 278 34  
2012-2013 265 23  
2011-2012 274 36 First year of BHPA membership validation, 7 members 'lost'
2010-2011 281 33  
2009-2010 278 32  
2008-2009 280 31  
2007-2008 297 58  
2006-2007 279 44  

Membership Geographical Distribution (as of June 2016)