Former chairs of the council

Years Chair
1973/75 L H Powell, JP
1975/77 AG Ward, CBE, JP
1977/79 M Stanhope, MBE, JP
1979/80 J D Shaw
1980/81 D H Stubbs
1981/82 H P Hodgetts
1982/83 F H Clayton
1983/84 D H J Constable
1984/85 R H Blewitt
1985/86 H D Brookes, JP
1986/87 N G Sedgwick
1987/88 C McEwan, JP
1988/89 A Hall
1989/90 F W Lewis, JP
1990/91 G T Kemp
1991/92 B L Constable
1992/93 J L Middleton
1993/94 M B Hession
1994/95 E J Bayliss, JP
1995/96 J T Walker, MBE, JP
1996/97 W J Wilson, JP
1997/98 J J Brown
1998/99 J A Brookes
1999/2000 J A Nichols
2000/01 T V Finn
2001/02 J R T Mercer
2002/03 J G Dickson
2003/04 A D Thompson
2004/05 A C J Hill
2005/06 D English
2006/07 Dr W F Hassell, FRSC
2007/08 J M Eagland
2008/09 J N Wilks
2009/10 J J R Powell
2010/11 B D Diggle
2011/12 B W Derrick, TD
2012/13 K P Humphreys
2013/14 D Leytham, JP
2014/15 D S Smith, D.Univ, JP
2015/16 N Bacon
2016/17 D F Salter
2017/18 M A Warfield, JP
2018/19 R J Awty
2019/20 J J R Powell
2020/21 J J R Powell