British Carriagedriving Council

GOVERNANCE
& BC POLICIES
MINUTES OF
COUNCIL MEETINGS
CHAIRMAN
Chris Smith
Manningtree, Essex
PAST CHAIRMEN
Vice-Chair
James Broome
Chepstow, Monmouthshire
Hon. Life
Vice-President

George Bowman
Penrith, Cumbria
Hon. Life
Vice-President

Ian Gilbert
Dalry, Ayrshire

COUNCIL MEMBERS

   
Angela Flanagan
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Due to retire AGM 2022
  Jamie March
North Berwick, East Lothian
Due to retire AGM 2022
  Dick Lane
Cranleigh, Surrey
Due to retire AGM 2022
   
James Broome
Chepstow, Monmouthshire

Due to retire AGM 2020
  Patti Atkinson
Lanchester, Durham
Due to retire AGM 2020
  James Rooney
Dorking, Surrey
Due to retire AGM 2021
   
Chris Smith
Manningtree, Essex
Due to retire AGM 2021
  Jane Isaac
Oban, Argyll
Due to retire AGM 2021
  Rod Holdsworth
Scaynes Hill, West Sussex
Co-opted till AGM 2020

OFFICIALS
Company Secretary   Peter Bridson   Executive Officer   Mary Kusin
Treasurer   Rod Holdsworth   Book keeper   Rona Clark
Safeguarding Officer   Suzanna Anslow   Website Editor   Vic Kusin
Council Lead for Equality & Diversity   Angela Flanagan   Council Lead for Safeguarding   Jane Isaac

British Carriage Driving
Company registered in England No. 0327 3892
Registered address: 101 Wigmore Street, London W1U 1FA
Tel. 07494 876 814
email@britishcarriagedriving.co.uk
VAT No. 687 6082 87

British Carriagedriving Committees
A Committee is a formal part of our structure with the Chair on Council or a Council Member identified as Council Rep. on the committee
Working groups have a clearly identified role, sometimes to tackle a specific item.
Advisors/Consultants have a clear role, they can be invited to attend Council if required.
Other Groups - these are technically approved by Council, but are basically appointed by the group they represent.
Membership of Committees & Working Groups is reviewed annually.

FINANCE & GENERAL PURPOSES COMMITTEE

This committee of 3 officers and 1 nominated Council member, has the following functions:

With the guidance of the Treasurer, to consider BC budget & accounts.

To consider proposed changes & major expenses to be put to Council.

To have an overview of the working of Council & Committees.

To identify issues which BC should be considering.


Chris
Smith

James
Broome

Rod
Holdsworth

Patti
Atkinson

COMPETITIONS COMMITTEE

Competitions have a wide and varied role including:

The production of the National Driving Calendar.

Monitoring the class structure.

Producing lists of qualifiers for the National Championship & Driver of the Year.

Inspection of any new competition venues.

Overseeing the appointment of Course Designers and Technical delegates.

Liaising with the Judges Committee over dressage tests.

Jurisdiction over most aspects of event organisation.


David
West

James
Broome

Frank
Campbell

Dave
Wheeldon

RULES COMMITTEE

Considering proposed rule changes by FEI
Advise Council which rules should be accepted.

Identify any issues arising from changes to BC competitions.

Oversee amendments to the BC Rule Book
Dissemination to members, event organisers & clubs.


Chris
Smith

Philip
Bateman

Andrew
Counsell

George
Bowman

JUDGES COMMITTEE

Monitor dressage tests & recommend changes in consultation with Competitions Committee.

Recruit probationary judges, supervise their training & recommend their promotion.

Together with the Training Group, organise the annual National Clinics.

In alternate years, assist in the Club Clinics.

Philippa
Thompson
James
Rooney
Angela
Flanagan
Stuart
Roberts
George
Bowman
Sheila
Petitpierre
Louise
Ruffe

HEALTH & SAFETY

Reviewing the BC Health & Safety Policy.

Offer advice to Council & Affiliated Clubs.

Monitor accident & incident reports and alert Council to any serious accidents or trends.

Peter
Bridson
Tony
Bache
David
West
Frank
Campbell
John
Woollacott
Specific interest groups

TRAINING WORKING GROUP

Ensure that National Officials are made aware of current practice & relevant changes.

To support the UKCC programme.

To offer advice to groups & clubs organising training programmes.

Officials Athletes
James Rooney Philip Bateman Angela Flanagan Sue Mart
INTERNATIONAL TEAMS
  • Consists of the current Chefs d'Equipe for International Teams
  • Advise council of all matters relating to International Teams
  • Organise group training when appropriate
  • Share experiences to assist in planning for future team events.
  • Identify and train future Chefs
  • If international events are oversubscribed, Chef d'Equipe allocates places
Chair Single Horse Horse Pairs Horse Fours Ponies Para Driving Young drivers
Jill Holah Minta Winn Minta Winn Zoe Morgan Marisa Pinnock Julie Camm Mary Jane Campbell

CLASS REPRESENTATIVES

Bring members' and class issues to the attention of Council.
Facilitate the exchange of views and ideas between members and Council

Single Pony Single Horse Pony Pairs Horse Pairs Tandems Pony Fours Horse Fours
Rosanna
Walters-Symons
Sarah
Meredith
Jo
Rennison
Libby
Priest
David
Taylor
Sara
Howe
George
Bowman IV
YOUNG DRIVERS
Mary Jane
Campbell
Anna
Grayston
Sara
Howe
Emily
Ham
Emily
Viller
Katy
Alvis
DRIVERS WITH DISABILITIES
Julie
Camm
Rachel
Belliere-Wilson
Margaret
Brockie
Sara
Howe
Advisors, Consultants and Volunteers
FEI &
International
Safeguarding
 Equestrian Sport
Volunteers 200 Club Scoring
Philip
Bateman
Suzanna
Anslow
Julia
Crockford
Louise
McCutcheon
Mike
Watts
British Carriagedriving Event Officials
BC event officials list
This list contains details of British Carriagedriving officials:
Judges, Technical Delegates, Course Designers and Scorers.
UKCC qualified driving coaches
Registered event photographers