There are currently twelve elected serving officers on the main Council of the Friends of the Canal Museum, three of whom are also Trustees elected by Council. Meetings are normally held monthly at The Canal Museum (summer) and Boat Inn (Winter).
David Blagrove (also a Trustee and member Curatorial Group)
Lorna York (Leads the volunteer team caring for Sculptor, member Curatorial Group, also a Trustee)
Museums & Attractions Partnership
Publicity, Website & Newsletter Editor
Lynda Payton (also Chairman of Gala Sub-Committee)
Trevor Allum (also member of events sub-committees)
Other Council Members
David Henderson, The Waterways Trust (ex-officio seat)
Bill Mann (also member of events sub-committee)
Mick Butler (Chairman of Village at War Sub-Committee & member of Gala Sub-Committee)
Trustees (not listed above)
Laura Sturrock (also a member of Gala sub-committee)
If you are interested in learning more about the work of the Council or would like to apply to be a Council member please contact the Secretary for a nomination form. Elections take place at the AGM each year.
There are also currently three sub-committees with non-elected members.
These are the Village at War sub-committee, Gala Weekend sub-committee and Curatorial Group