The Diocesan Committee

The Committee, whose role is to administer and guide the Association, consists of:
  • The Officers of the Association, that is: the Chairman, Vice-Chairman, General Secretary, Peal Secretary, Quarter Peal Secretary, Treasurer, Public Relations Officer, Education Officer, Bell Adviser, Safeguarding Officer, Webmaster and the four Central Council of Church Bell Ringers representatives,
  • The Honorary Members,
  • The four Bell Fund Trustees (see Rules of the Ely DA, rule 7b, and also Bell Restoration Fund, 
  • The four District Secretaries and two elected members from the each of the four districts.
Honorary members
Any ringing member or other person who has given exceptional service and furthered the objectives of the Association may be elected to the office of Honorary Member (see Rules of the Ely DA, rule 3a).

The Honorary Members of the Ely DA are:
Barry C Bass, George E Bonham, John G Gipson, Catherina E Griffiths,
Roger J Palmer, Brian D Threlfall and Maurice J Thurmott.
District secretaries and representatives
For each district, the secretary and elected representatives to the Diocesan Committee are:
Cambridge District
Secretary Greg Pearce
Email: Secretary_at_CambridgeRinging.info
Representative Jackie Latham
Email: jackielatham_at_hotmail.com
Representative Sam and Phil Gorman (jointly)
Email: phil_gorman_at_hotmail.co.uk
Ely District
Secretary Janet Garnett
Email: elysec_at_elyda.org.uk
Representative Dee Smith
Email: dee.fsmith_at_ntlworld.com
Representative Barbara Le Gallez
Email: blegallez_at_yahoo.co.uk
Huntingdon District
Secretary Sally Mew
Email: huntingdonsec_at_elyda.org.uk
Representative Janet Butlin
Email: janetbutlin543_at_btinternet.com
Representative John Boocock
Email: john.boocock_at_tesco.net
Wisbech District
Secretary Pam Wakeling
Email: wisbechsec_at_elyda.org.uk
Representative Bob Cox
Email: bobcox13013_at_aol.com
Representative Jeanette Cox
Email: jetcox63_at_aol.com

Recruitment and Training Subcommittee

The Recruitment and Training Subcommittee (RATS) was set up in February 2014 to give greater focus to recruitment and training of ringers within the Ely Diocese. More details here.