The Committee

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As of the AGM in May 2023, the committee consists of the following posts and members, whose tenures commence following the AGM. It is responsible for the day-to-day running of the club and each committee member is a trustee of the club charity.



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The committee is elected annually at the AGM in May. Any full member (exc. remote and student) is elegible for nomination to a committee post.

All committe members give their time freely, there is no remuneration for any post.

Chairman Simon Pugh chairman
Secretary Ruaridh Macdonald secretary
Treasurer David Meredith treasurer
Programme Secretary Colin Trow-Poole FRPS progsec
Summer Prog. Sec. Kim Walton ARPS summersec
Membership Secretary Colin Walls CPAGB membersec
Internal Comp. Secretary Ian Thompson ARPS compsec
Extnl. Comp. Secretary Steve Reeves LRPS extcompsec
Fund raising Martin Pocock funds
Members' representative
Granville Orange mrep1
Members' representative Phil Morgan mrep2
Webmaster Ian Thompson ARPS webmaster
Press & Publicity Sam Dudley press


Addiitonally, whilst not committee members, the following donate their time and effort to manage the various Special Interest Groups hosted by the club..
Click the name of the group to be taken to their info pages.



Audio-Visual Peter Warner ARPS
Beginners & Improvers Paul Harwood-Browne
Charlie Wiu.liams Trophy Vicky Willis
B-Creative Maddy Pennock ARPS
Landscape Phil Hitchin
Lightroom Tuition Nick Browne ARPS
Monochrome Brian Metcalf
Nature/wildlife Simon Pugh
Panel & Distinctions Leader Needed!
Photo Cafe
Colin Walls AIPF
Portraiture Gareth Roberts
'Street' Phil Morgan