Club Contact Address:
The Secretary, Colin Davies, Wessex HGPG,


Executive Committee
Sean Staines
Gary Puhl
Sites Officer
Nigel Cowley
Safety PG
Robin Wallace
Chief Coach (Club Coaching)
Coordinator and
Novice Rep.

Neil Russell

Non-Executive Committee
Colin Davies
Membership Secretary
Andy Donaldson
James Smith
Safety HG
Richard Mosley
Tony Strickland
Club Mag Editor
Vacant Position
Web Site Admin
Richard Davis

Non-Elected Posts

Bell Hill Management


Tony Strickland

Dave Winn

Darren Griffin

Richard Moslely

Wessex XC League Secretary
Colin Davies

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
Gary Puhl Treasurer 2016-present
Chairman 1997-2000
Social 2002-2003, 2008-2009
PG Safety 2003-2005
Sean Staines Coach Co-ord 2007-2008, 2017-2020
Comps 2008-2012
PG Safety 2014-2017
Chairman 2020-present
Richard Mosley HG Safety 2010-present 12
Richard Davis Coach Co-ord 2003-2004
Webmaster 2012-present
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
Everard Cunion HG Safety 2000-2006
Social 2017
Richard Thomason Secretary 2008-2012
Comps 2012-2015
Andy Fenton Chairman 2016-2017
Sites 2011-2016
Neil McCain Social 2010-2012
Coach Co-ord 2013-2017
Pete Chalmers Chairman 2006-2009, 2011-2014 6
Jeremy Mortimer Treasurer 2001-2007 6
Ali Florence Sites 2006-2011 5
Gordon Crisp Sites 2016-2021 5
Brian Metcalfe PG Safety 2009-2014 5
Gary Pocock Membership 2016-2021 5
Pete Studzinski Treasurer 2007-2012 5
Ruth Kelly Magazine 2015-2017
Secretary 2012-2016
Adrian Bishop Comps 2000-2003
Social 1998-1999
Craig Byrne Social 2000-2001
Coach Co-ord 2006-2007
Chairman 2017-2019
Adrian Coombe Sites 1999-2002
Comps 2000-2001
Patrick Haughton Membership 2012-2016 4
Neil Hutchison Chairman 1994-1997
Social 2005-2006
John Readings Treasurer 2012-2016 4
Robin Wallace PG Safety 2018-present
Social 2019-2020
Andy Ward Comps 2016-2020 4
Steve Auld Sec 1997-2000 3
Charles Campion-Smith Secretary 2016-2017
Chairman 2014-2016
Jane Ellis Treasurer 1999-2001
Secretary 1998-1999
Ian "Angus" Gillespie Secretary 2019-2020
Coach Co-ord 2020-2022
Martin Hayward Sites 2002-2005 3
Roy Menage Coach Co-ord 2010-2013 3
Dave Moores PG Safety 2001-2003
Social 2003-2004
John Welch PG Safety 2005-2008 3
Matthew Whicher HG Safety 2007-2010 3
John Alder Safety 1998-2000 2
Andy Dawson Magazine 2019-2021 2
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
George Nott-Bower Magazine 2017-2019 2
Tony Strickland Social 2020-present 2
James Smith Comps 2020-present 2
Graeme Willgress Coach Co-ord 2001-2003 2
Keith Wright Comps 2004-2006 2
Alan Webb Secretary 2017-2019
Chairman 2019-2020
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
Grant Oseland Social 2016-2017 1
Paul Hawkins PG Safety 2017-2018 1
Colin Davies Secretary 2020-present 2
Andy Donaldson Membership 2021-Present 1
Nigel Cowley Sites 2022-Present 0
Neil Russell Coach Co-ord 2022-Present 0

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NamePGHGMember Type
Adrian BishopAP H L
Adrian BullCP H F
Adrian CoombeP H L
Adrian LeppardP H CC T LN
Alan BirtlesAP H CC T F
Alan BoothP H LN
Alan BourneCP H F
Alan WebbP H CC F
Alan WhiteP H F
Alastair FlorenceP H F
Alex Omar AyadP H F
Alister MorleyCP H F
Andrew CraigP H T F
Andrew CunninghamCP H T F
Andrew HoltP H T MEP HF
Andrew JemisonCP H F
Andrew NowleyCP H F
Andrew PearseAP H D CFI TEP HL
Andrew ThorneCP H N
Andrew WardAP H CC F
Andrew WarmanCP H N
Andrew Wilczur CP HF
Andy DawsonAP H T L
Andy DonaldsonP H F
Andy FentonP H M F
Andy SlaterCP H F
Andy TaylorCP H F
Anna MarkeyP H N
Anthony Stephens AP H TLN
Anthony WoodleyCP HCP HF
Ben BaileyCP H F
Ben CantrellCP H S
Bob Dear CP HLN
Bob HayterP H F
Bob JonesCP H LN
Brian MetcalfeP H F
Brian RoscoeP H CC M F
Brian SearleP H F
Brian WatsonP H F
Charles Campion-SmithP H CC F
Charlie EllingworthCP H F
Charlie PatersonCP H F
Chip (Chris) WilsonEP H N
Chris BarrattP H F
Chris GrahamCP H F
Chris LennonP H F
Chris MattocksCP H F
Chris SmithCP H F
Christopher AskhamP H F
Christopher GillCP HCP HF
Colin WilliamsonP H F
Collin HortonP H M F
Courtney DaweP H F
Craig ByrneAP H D M F
Csaba PremerCP H F
Curtis BraundP H F
Darren GriffinP H F
Dave Bhattachargee P H DL
Dave MooresAP H D CC LN
David AlmondP H F
David ClinchCP H F
David FranklinP H L
David HarveyP H D CFI CC F
David HawkinsCP H LN
David JoyceP H F
David MckayP H N
David OrmerodCP H N
David WinnP H D CC N
Derek BanisterCP HCP HLN
Derek HulleyCP H F
Derek LuffmanP H CC F
Domenica LopaneCP H L
Dominic BrownEP H N
Dorian KentCP H F
Dudi RossCP H F
Duncan RaynerP H F
Eddie ColfoxAP H D SI T M F
Edward EvaCP H N
Elvijs UngursCP H F
Eric PearceyP HAP H TL
Felipe SfreddoCP H F
Fiona DalzellAP H CC L
Fritz FinkP H F
Gary PocockP H F
Gary PuhlAP H T L
Gary VaughanP H D F
Gavin FitzpatrickCP H LN
Gavin NewtonCP H F
George CopemanCP H F
George Nott-BowerP H F
George Shapland AP H D CC MLN
Giles FearnCP H F
Gillian LegrasCP H L
Giusseppe LundP H T M F
Glyn CassidyP H CC F
Graham EveleighP H F
Graham HowellCP H F
Hamish BradwellCP H F
Hannah HoareCP H F
Harry DikeP H CC T L
Harry HanscombP H F
Helen CoombesP H L
Helen SpallAP H L
Henry HookingsP H CC F
Henry SaundersP H F
Hope ElletsonCP HCP HF
Howard BlytheCP H F
Hugh KennedyCP H F
Ian Bruce CP H MLN
Ian GillespieP H CC M F
Ian ManceyP H F
Ian McgowanCP H L
Ian OrpeP H LN
James BraundP H F
James LynchP H F
James SmithP H CC F
James SpallP H CC LN
James TawseCP H L
Jeff DaviesCP H F
Jeremy CalderwoodP H F
Jerry SiddleP H T L
Jim HallCP H F
Jim PendleburyCP H L
John AlderP H SCP H SC TL
John BiggCP H T F
John BlessingP H L
John BurrowsP HCP HF
John Donovan  N
John FletcherP H LN
John Meredith P H T MF
John MitchellP H D TI CC LN
John PinchinP H L
John PorterCP H L
John ReadingsP H LN
John WelchAP H D CFI T M L
John WoodgateCP H F
John WrefordP H F
Jonathan ClarkeP H F
Jonathan HarropCP H L
Jonathan MeyerCP H F
Josh EllisCP H F
Julian PearsonP H F
Julian PhippsCP HCP HL
Julian YatesP H CC F
Justin SimmondsCP H F
Justin SmithCP H F
Kaye EscottP H CC TCP T MLN
Keith MordueCP H F
Keith WrightP H T L
Kevin DingleyCP H F
Kevin KirkCP H F
Kin CheungCP H F
Kire AntoskiCP H F
Kit LongCP H F
Kyle FoxCP H F
Laura BaldryCP H F
Luke BaldryP H M F
Luke Grant-JonesCP H F
Luke HewittCP H F
Malcolm SuchCP H L
Marc TaylorCP H F
Marcin NiezgodaP H F
Marcus TettP H T F
Marcus WebsterP H F
Mark EdmundsCP H F
Mark RussellAP H D L
Mark StowCP H F
Mark TaylorCP H F
Marshall Irving CP HF
Martin BeethamP H L
Martin CarterCP H F
Martin ClarkCP H F
Martin HarrisP H T M F
Martin HaywardP H LN
Martin OrrP HCP HF
Martin WarehamP H F
Martin WoolleyP H T F
Martin WorthingtonCP H F
Matthew BurtonP H M F
Matthew MooreCP H F
Matthew Whicher P H CC TL
Maurice HumberstoneCP H L
Mikal DunnCP H F
Mike BennettP H D L
Mike BrethertonP H CC T L
Mike HibbitP HCP HF
MikoĊ‚aj ManolopulosP H F
Nadia PavlofCP H F
Neil HarrisP H T L
Neil KermodeCP H LN
Neil MccainAP H D F
Neil RussellP H CC F
Neil WeymouthP H F
Neill FranklinP H L
Nic CoulsonCP H N
Nic WelfordP H F
Nick FrancisCP H F
Nicole MooresP H LN
Nigel BournP H F
Nigel CowleyP H CC F
Nigel RendellP H F
Oleg PicukanovCP H N
Oliver SmartCP H F
Owen LathamP H D CFI F
Patrick O'kellyCP H N
Paul CherryCP H CC M F
Paul EbertCP H F
Paul EscottP H CC TCP T MLN
Paul HawkinsP H D F
Paul MaidmentP H F
Paul WombwellCP H F
Pete ChalmersAP H CC T L
Peter FlynnCP H T F
Peter MaycockCP H F
Peter RobinsonP HP HLN
Peter WilbournP H F
Phil SmithCP HCP HL
Philip AblettCP H F
Philip VennP HCP HF
Phillip BrolanP H CC N
Piotr MatrasCP H F
Przemyslaw MarekCP H F
Quentin RoseCP H M F
Rafal TalarekP H CC T F
Ricardo Costa AP H T MF
Richard BraleyCP H M F
Richard DavisP H F
Richard EddingtonP H M LN
Richard FroggattP H CC F
Richard FurneauxCP H L
Richard GregoryCP H F
Richard MosleyCP HCP HL
Richard PalmerCP H T F
Richard RileyCP H F
Richard TaylorP H T F
Richard ThomasonP H T F
Richard WaltersCP H F
Rob Schwab AP H D SC T MF
Robert BoydenCP H F
Robert Dowdell AP HL
Robert HamblettP H LN
Robert PowellP H F
Robert SmithP H L
Robert Matthew BougourdCP H F
Robin WallaceP H CC F
Rod KedwardP H F
Roger BarberP H T MP H T ML
Roger EdwardsP H SC N
Roy MenageP H TI SC T F
Russell EddingtonP H L
Russell Hesketh-RobertsAP H D SI CC T M F
Russell WintersP H F
Ryan ManceyCP H T M F
Sam NewingtonCP H T F
Sean MarchantCP H F
Shamus PittsP H F
Shane AskamAP H D I T F
Shane WallaceCP H F
Shaun AndrewsCP H L
Simon DuttonP H F
Sion RobertsP H T F
Slawomir BartoszP H F
Stefan LloydP H F
Stephen CallandEP H N
Stephen MaynardCP H F
Stephen McphailCP H F
Stephen MeineckCP H F
Stephen VaughanCP H N
Stephen WoodP H F
Steve BoydCP HCP HL
Steve Green AP H T MF
Steve ShackletonP H TI CC M F
Steven CuthbertCP HCP H TF
Stewart WilliamsCP H F
Suzana GracnerCP H F
Terence JacksonCP H F
Terry BranniganCP H LN
Terry WillisP H CC F
Thomas WebbP H CC F
Tim OatleyP H CC F
Timothy ChandlerCP H F
Timothy MorganP H F
Titus Fossgard-MoserCP H L
Tivadar PolgarCP H F
Tom McmeakinAP H D I CC M F
Trevor LeeP H CC F
Tristan OliverCP H F
Victoria TaylorCP H N
Wieslaw BielarzCP H T F
Hidden Members57560


Membership Types:
F-Full L-Life LN-Life Non-Flying 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      


Membership Statistics

Date Total
(measured at AGM)
New during year Comment
This Year   23  
2021-2022 375 68  
2020-2021 346 64  
2019-2020 324 46  
2018-2019 303 45  
2017-2018 285 29  
2016-2017 297 36  
2015-2016 290 48  
2014-2015 272 24  
2013-2014 278 32  
2012-2013 268 27  
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 April 2022)