The Society is a registered charity. Our governing structure consists of a committee whose members are also Trustees. There are sub-committees that deal with Planning and Historical Research.
Colin Wight | President
Colin was Chair of the Society for eight years and a member of the Committee from 2004 to 2021. He worked for the British Library for over 30 years, the last 12 as chief website and social media editor.
Rebecca Tee | Chair
Rebecca has lived in SE24 since 1993. She works as a careers expert, and for the last decade has been involved in the governance of local schools as a volunteer.
Laurence Marsh | Vice-Chair
A retired barrister and editor, Laurence has been on the Committee since 2008. He leads the Planning and Historical Research groups and edits the Magazine.
Lyndon Fothergill | Treasurer
Worked as a Town Planner for many years, including for the Greater London Authority and Camden and Hackney Councils.
Vacancy | Secretary
A former IT Technician, Henry has lived in Herne Hill since 2005. He is interested in how local communities change. He has two children at local schools.
Rosalind has returned to the Committee after a few years’ break. She served as Treasurer for several years. She is now our Membership Secretary and Data Protection Officer.
Ros has lived in Herne Hill since 1994. She was involved in the foundation of both local Charter Schools and, since then, has volunteered as a governor. She has worked at the BBC for 30 years as a current affairs journalist and radio and podcast producer.
Lin has a PR and marketing background. Recently she has been working with schools to increase their community and local business links for pupils.
Martyn has lived in Herne Hill since 1997 and has worked for a number of charities. He is a former Treasurer of the Society.
Annual Reports and Minutes of the Committee meetings
You can read the minutes of our meetings on this website.
You can also write to us at:
The Herne Hill Society
PO Box 27845