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Maidenhead,
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Medals Board
HOLDERS OF
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDALS
By the A.C.C.
2008L. Graham
2008M.R. Curphey
2007T. Wilson
2006P. L. DigbyExtra Bar 2011
2006J. Bailey
2004H.T. BirdExtra Bar 2009
2004Mrs A. DigbyExtra Bar 2009
2004B.W. Jelliss
2002Mrs M. BirdExtra Bar 2007
2002R.J. Brady
2001R.F. WilliamsStewards PendantExtra Bar 2004-07-10-13
2000N. Lovell
1999N. BradyExtra Bar 2009
1999R.J. Slaughter
1998D.V.B. Harris
1997Mrs C.J. Newby J.P.
1995C.G. Tilbury
1994D.C Mayne
1994H. BirdExtra Bar 1999
1993E.J. Dorsett
1993W.H. Mansell
1992R.F. WilliamsStewards PendantExtra Bars 1995-98
1991J.D. HenryExtra Bar 1997
1991T. Doherty
1988L.W. Dring
1987R.P. Woods
1984P. DohertyExtra Bar 1989
1984F. Turner Snr
1983G. ThomasStewards Pendant
1983W.G. Howell
1982R.F. HoodExtra Bar 1987
1982W.M. Jaques
1982G.G. Gray
1980T.R. Bintcliffe
1980D. Gray
1977E.R. GillExtra Bar 1982
1977A.E. BrettExtra Bar 1988
1973F.D. Turner
1972P.E.L. BusstExtra Bars 1977-82-87-92
1970D.A.B. Sams
1969I.H. VenablesExtra Bars 1973-78
1969G.C. Cave
1969R.H. AldredExtra Bars 1974-79-84-89-94
1968A.E. Green
1966E.D. OwenExtra Bars 1973-78-83-88-93
1966A.L. SamsExtra Bar 1973
1965C.P.O. Hulley
1957J.G. Judge
1957A. Jameson
1956A. Goom
1955W.L. Walker
1954E.T. Stacey
1952I. VenablesSteward’s Pendant
1949R.G. Egby
1949H.J. Burfitt
1948A.J.CherryExtra Bars 1943-48
1948N.F. Brill
1948F.H. Hunter
1946A. Sleath
1945H.J.W. Smith
1944H.WoodExtra Bars 1944-49-54
1943N.R. Edwards
1936H.EvansExtra Bars 1941-46-51-56
1935W.J. SingerExtra Bar 1940
1934P. Lovejoy
1933A.J. GreenExtra Bar 1938
1932H. Spindler
1931W.G. Harrow
1930C.M. Fuller
1929W.Gibbons
1928E.V. MorrisExtra Bars 1933-38-43-48
1927H.G. BenyonExtra Bars 1932-37
1926H. MaiseyExtra Bars 1931-36
1925C. AyliffeExtra Bar 1930
1924J. BeareExtra Bar 1937
1923F.C. RantExtra Bars 1928-33-38-43-48
1922G.H. Holland
1921G. GyngellExtra Bars 1921-26
1920G. GoddardExtra Bar 1920
1919H. VenablesSteward’s PendantExtra Bars 1922-25-28-36-38-42-45
1919G.W. Hooper
1909P.G. Pearson
1908F. Pitcher
1907J.BrooksExtra Bar 1912
1907W. KingSteward’s PendantExtra Bar 1911
1906J.R.NeeveExtra Bar 1911
1905W. James
1904J. GibsonExtra Bar 1909
1903J.W. RichardsonExtra Bar 1908

The Committee

The Club is run by a committee of up to 12 members who are elected anually at the AGM usually held towards the end of April. Members of the Committee may be awarded Distinguished Services Medals by the ACC in recognition of service above that normally expected and with a minimum of five years service. Click on the icon to show/hide the Medals Board (scroll to view older awards). The current committee is as follows:

President

Harry Bird

Following his resignation as Chairman Harry Bird has taken of over the role of President, his experience in the role of chairman will be invaluable.

Chairman

June Leeming

June Leeming joined the club 23 years ago. Spent 34 years in the Licensed Trade and then returned to secretarial work. For the last 14 years of her working life she was a Medical Secretary at Heatherwood and Wexham Park Trust. Since retiring she has kept up her interest in the NHS and is a Public Governor for Windsor, Ascot and Maidenhead in the Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust.

June joined the Committee soon after becoming a member, took a break and returned to the Committee seven years ago. She succeeded Paul Digby as Chairman in 2015, being the first Lady Chairman in the history of the club, over 100 years.

Vice Chairman

Donna O'Neil

Donna, who is Maidenhead lass born and bred, has been on the committee for over five years, and is responsible for ever improving standard of the entertainments appearing at the club. Challenging standards that are now looked upon as the ’norm’.

Whilst everybody has agreed that under her Chairmanship the standard of entertainments has risen she is always on the lookout for new and interesting acts and ideas. She never has disappointed her audience.

Donna is a livewire on the dance floor, calling the bingo and raffles. She is always ready with a cheery welcome for all members both new and old for her other roles are Vice Chairman and deputy on the Membership committee.

Honorary Secretary

Les Savage

Les Savage was elected in March 2008. With Les’s past experience as a pub landlord, Club Secretary in other clubs and general management experience in his full time employment, his experience and knowledge of today’s employment law and practices will be a great asset to the Committee.

Treasurer

Steve Adamek

Steve continues in his role as treasurer; with his wealth of experience in senior finance and IT management roles in both the public and private sectors, and his hands on and positive approach to improving things, will again be a great asset to the Club.

Committee Members

Elisa Croxford

Lisa is our Club Membership Secretary and has been a member of the Club for several years. Lisa's desire is to contribute her skills in Personnel management and administration in an effort to assist, in the battle to increase membership and encourage members old and new to use the social aspects of the Club more often. Lisa can be found on almost all of our entertainment nights supporting Donna, and ensuring the evenings are a huge success.

Nigel Colverson

Nigel a.k.a."Moose" to many members, particularly those with a sporting connection. A long-time member and former player at Maidenhead Rugby Club, he has Maidenhead connections going back to the 12th December 1969 when he arrived in the area as a boy. Nigel was involved in coaching one of Maidenhead Rugby Club's most successful Colts (U.19's) sides out of which came four full international players, James Haskell of Wasps and England being the most well-known.

Nigel is the Captain of one of the clubs most successful quiz teams and you can hear him correcting the club's very own Bamber Gascoigne on the first Wednesday of each month.

Colin Levett

Colin rejoined the Committee in 2016 having previously served for two years. He often helps run the popular Saturday lunchtime meat raffles and totes. Since May 2015, Colin has produced and edits our Club’s monthly newsletter.

Linda Pearce

Linda joined the Club in 2015 and became a committee member in 2016. Linda assists the Club Secretary, Les Savage as Minute Secretary, and also assists Elisa Croxford with membership.

David Cherry

Being a member of the British Legion and attending the club on numerous occasions, I liked what I saw the people were friendly and I was welcomed into the club when I joined. Became a committee member this year.

Lyn Higham

I joined the British Legion who meet at the club.Was so impressed with the people and the club that decided to join. Became a committee member this year.

 

We on the Committee urge you to support your Club,; it is only with the ongoing support of members that the Club can thrive.