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President, Patrons, Trustees & Officers

Somerset Churches Trust

Registered Charity No: 1055840

Registered address: 14 Market Place, Wells, Somerset. BA5 2RE

The President Mrs Annie Maw, HM Lord Lieutenant of Somerset,

 Vice-Presidents  Jennifer Beazley
   Jane Venner-Pack
 Patrons Lady Gass DCVO  
  The Rt Revd Ruth Worsley, Bishop of Taunton
  The Rt Revd Declan Ronan Lang, Bishop of Clifton 
  The Rt Revd Dom Aiden Bellenger
  Kevin McCloud MBE


Trust Chairman

Dr Axel Palmer Combe Farm, The Combe, Compton Martin, BS40 6JD

Tel: 01761 221020



  Jim Allwood
  Bob Croft
  Chris Hawkings (VIce-Chairman)
  Ven Simon Hill
  Marion Jeffrey
  The Very Reverend Bob Key
  Dr Axel Palmer (Chairman)
  Anthony Sutcliffe
  Philip Skelhorn

Trust Officers
Vice-Chairman (Trustee) Chris Hawkings

 3, Glastonbury Road, Wells, BA5 1TW

Tel: 01749 672327

Email: contact at:

Trust Secretary and Membership Secretary (Trustee) Jim Allwood 25, Church Close, Martock, TA12 6DS

01935 825949
Treasurer  Tony Davies

52, Purlewent Drive, Weston, Bath BA1 4AZ
Tel: 01225 336124


Grants Secretary and Area Assessors (Trustee) Anthony Sutcliffe

Corner Well House, Barton Road, Butleigh, Somerset, BA6 8TL

Tel: 01458 851324

Mobile: 07785 225565


Membership Recruitment and  Ride+Stride Coordinator (Trustee)

Philip Skelhorn

Cider Cottage, Church Hill, Sutton Montis, BA22 7HE

Tel:01963 220586

Editor Annual Report and Events Coordinator

Rowena Wallace

St Cleer’s Cottage, Sutton Road, Somerton TA11 6QP

Tel: 01458 272844


Data Manager  Bill Wallace  St Cleer's Cottage, Sutton Road, Somerton TA11 6QP

Tel: 01458 272844
Public Relations Officer 



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