OUR COMMITTEES

OUR TEAM

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Officers and Executive of Pontefract Civic Society are elected at the Annual General Meeting. The team who lead Pontefract Civic Society this year are:

PAUL CARTWRIGHT

CHAIRMAN

KARL GILBERT

SECRETARY

DR COLIN WHITE

COMMITTEE MEMBER

MIKE SKIDMORE

CHAIR (PEA COMMITTEE)

DR CLAIRE MACDONALD

COMMITTEE MEMBER

PETER TAYLOR

CHAIR (CEP COMMITTEE)

PETER COOKSON

CHAIR (LUT COMMITTEE)

IAN F WOOD

TREASURER
Futures/Projects Sub-Group

The Futures/Projects group has been established to take a far-sighted view and investigate future projects and activities to ensure the society remains sustainable, relevant and delivers on the outlined strategy.

Paul Cartwright
Karl Gilbert

PEA COMMITTEE

Publicity, Events and Administration

The committee exists with full delegated powers to manage the day to day affairs of publicity, events and administration on behalf of the Executive. This includes all necessary processes, documentation, bookings, roles at events, and payments.

Mike Skidmore – Chair
Dr Colin White – Vice Chair
Karl Gilbert – Secretary
Paul Cartwright – Member
Mollie Garbett – Member
Claire MacDonald – Member

Heritage Open Days Sub-Group

Paul Cartwright
Karl Gilbert
Claire MacDonald

CEP COMMITTEE

Conservation, Environment and Planning

The committee exists with full delegated powers to manage the day to day affairs of conservation, environment and planning (small applications) on behalf of the Executive. The committee will work with the LUT committee on large planning schemes (as necessary), and with the PEA committee on specific events.

Peter Taylor – Chair
Karl Gilbert – Secretary
Paul Cartwright – Member
Christine Cartwright – Member
Allan Blaza – Member
Philip Henfrey – Member

LUT COMMITTEE

Land Use and Transport

The committee exists with full delegated powers from the Executive to manage all the Society’s work in land use (including strategic-level planning), transport and associated matters.

Peter Cookson – Chair
Anthony Dee – Vice Chair
Derek Vaux – Secretary
Sir Bill O’Brien – Member

Rail Sub-Group

A sub-group of the Land Use & Transport committee, led by rail users and enthusiasts to focus on a better rail deal for those in and around Pontefract.

Peter Cookson – Chair
Carol Reeves
Philip Henfrey
David Hogg
Chris Hyomes
Paul Cartwright
Anthony Dee

PONTEFRACT VOICE

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