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Graham Allen (Honorary Life Vice President)

Year Joined: 1987 Outdoor Club: Unattached Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 25 A member for over 30 years and has travelled on 25 tours. A very social animal and can be seen taking a drink with some regularity whilst … Continue reading

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Roger Ayling (Honorary Life Vice President)

Captain Year Joined: 1995 Outdoor Club: Norfolk BC Indoor Club: Worthing IBC Number of Tours: 23 A tour regular and incumbent of the famous ‘back seat of the coach’ Roger was co-opted to the clubs General Committee when taking on the role … Continue reading

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Ken Baker

Year Joined: 2010 Outdoor Club: Middleton BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 0 Ken was elected a member of the club in February 2010. Quickly got involved with the clubs non tour matches and other events. Ken was looking … Continue reading

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Gareth Beven

Year Joined: 2005 Outdoor Club: Worthing Pavilion BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 13 ‘Sheep Head’, toured for the first time in 2006. Seems to only drink, sleep and eat when on tour. Became tour champion (jointly) in 2018. Elected to … Continue reading

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Paul Blakemore

Year Joined: 2017 Outdoor Club: Norfolk BC Indoor Club: Worthing IBC Number of Tours: 3 Paul was elected a member on 3rd February 2017. Paul joined us on tour for the first time in May 2017 at Bournemouth.

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Michael Booth

Year Joined: 2015 Outdoor Club: Petworth BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 5 Michael joined the club in February 2015 and travelled with us for the first time to Exmouth in May of that year.

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Derek Brockhurst (Honorary Life Vice President)

Immediate Past President Year Joined: 1994 Outdoor Club: Norfolk BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 12 Derek has been a member for 20+ years but did not tour with us until 2008. Elected to the clubs General Committee in … Continue reading

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Bill Bryder (Honorary Life Vice President)

Year Joined: 1999 Outdoor Club: Petworth BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 21 Bill was co-opted to the General Committee in early 2005 and was in those days very much ’employed’ as the Presidents Chauffeur. Bill served 12 years … Continue reading

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Norman Burchfell

General Committee Member Year Joined: 2011 Outdoor Club: Bognor Regis BC Indoor Club: Arun IBC Number of Tours: 7 Norman was accepted as a member at the Committee’s Spring 2011 meeting. Toured to Weston-Super-Mare with us in 2013 and was elected … Continue reading

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John Bussell

Year Joined: 2018 Outdoor Club: Goring Manor BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 2 John was elected a member at the committee meeting on 8th February 2018. ‘Uncle John’ made his first tour with us may 2018 to Weymouth.

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Alan Catterson (Honorary Life Vice President)

Year Joined: 1993 Outdoor Club: Unattached Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 25 A tour regular since joining the club in 1993. Served the clubs General Committee for 3 years from 2000. Moved to Thassos, Greece but now back in … Continue reading

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Ken Chapman

Year Joined: 2019 Outdoor Club: Worthing Pavilion BC Indoor Club: Worthing Pavilion IBC Number of Tours: 0 Ken was elected to join the club on 11th February 2019. Hopefully we will see him join us on tour soon.

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Peter Chiffins (Honorary Life Vice President)

Year Joined: 1997 Outdoor Club: Unattached Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 14 Peter joined the club in 1997 and became a regular face on tour. Served on the clubs General Committee for four years from 2005. Elected back to … Continue reading

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Paul Chivers

Year Joined: 2013 Outdoor Club: Chichester BC Indoor Club: Arun IBC Number of Tours: 7 Paul joined the club in the spring of 2013. First toured in May that year.

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Andy Clarke (Honorary Life Vice President)

Year Joined: 1991 Outdoor Club: Worthing Pavilion BC Indoor Club: Worthing Pavilion IBC Number of Tours: 12 A regular tourist for many years until ‘marriage and kids’ stopped his active participation from 2004. Clunky resumed touring in 2012 and made a challenge … Continue reading

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Jon Clear

Hon. Treasurer Year Joined: 2005 Outdoor Club: East Preston BC Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 13 Jon joined us in 2005 and enjoyed his first tour with us a year later. In November 2006 Jon was elected Hon. Treasurer and … Continue reading

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Geoff Cook

Year Joined: 2017 Outdoor Club: Bognor Regis BC Indoor Club: Arun IBC Number of Tours: 3 Geoff was elected a member on 3rd February 2017. Geoff joined us on tour for the first time in 2017 at Bournemouth. Is now the … Continue reading

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Harrison Dray

Year Joined: 2015 Outdoor Club: Unattached Indoor Club: None Number of Tours: 5 Harrison joined the club in February 2015 and travelled with us in May to Exmouth. Handed the important position of tour sweetie monitor.

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Richard Dray

General Committee Year Joined: 2014 Outdoor Club: Unattached Indoor Club: Worthing IBC Number of Tours: 3 Richard was elected to the club in May 2014. Richard managed to spend a day with us on tour in 2015 but became a fully fledged tourist … Continue reading

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George Dunham

Year Joined: 2019 Outdoor Club: Bognor Regis BC Indoor Club: Arun IBC Number of Tours: 1 George was elected to join the club on 11th February 2019. He travelled with us for the first time in May 2019.

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