Who's Who

Bluebell Railway Plc


Interim Chairman and Locomotive Director – Chris Hunford

Company Secretary – Graham Flight

Commercial and Marketing Director: Paul Lelew

Communications Director – Paul Bromley

Finance Director – David Burch

Infrastructure Director (Interim) – Barry Luck

Operations Director – Mike Ellis

Rolling Stock Director: Bob Pamment

Safety Director – Martin Cresswell

C&W Works Manager – Rowan Millard

Carriage Presentation – Tom Lawson

Catering Manager – Simon Barker

Customer Service & Sales Manager – Mags Cracroft

Data Protection Manager – Lance Allen

Education Manager – Ruth Rowatt

Finance Manager – Ian Woodland

Infrastructure Manager – Matt Crawford

Locomotive Superintendent – Stuart Marks

Loco Works Manager – Chris Shepherd

Operations Manager – Chris Knibbs

Personnel Manager – Lisa Boyle

S&T Manager – Charles Hudson MBE

Shop Manager – Nikki Favell

Bluebell Railway Preservation Society


President – Gordon Pettitt OBE

Vice Presidents – Bill Brophy, Graham Flight, Charles Hudson MBE,
David Quarmby CBE, Roy Watts MBE

Acting Chairman – Stephen Bigg – Society Director

Acting Vice Chairman – Roy Watts

General Secretary – Gavin Bennett

Membership Secretary – Don Brewer

Treasurer – Jan Kozminski has been appointed Treasurer Designate until such time as the AGM can be held

Trustees –

  • Sheina Foulkes
  • James Funnell
  • Robert Hayward – Chairman of Rolling Stock Sub-committee and Diamond Anniversary Steering Group
  • Roger Kelly
  • John Knight
  • Mike Priestley
  • Chris (Sandy) Saunders – Chairman of Preservation Standards sub-committee; Chairman of SPAR; Long Term Plan
  • James Young

Other Society Officials –

Bluebell News Editor: Colin Tyson
Volunteer Recruitment: David Chappell
Chaplain: The Reverend David Murdoch

Society Representatives:

Bluebell Railway Trust: Stephen Bigg (as Society Chairman) and Colin Tyson (elected by the Society)
Heritage Railway Association Representative: Roger Kelly