In line with the General Data Protection Regulations introduced earlier this year, we have set out the way we use members’ personal contact information in a policy. You can find it on the Resources page, and here’s a link: Use of personal information – COG policy statement


COG committee

Following the Annual General Meeting of COG on November 7th, the current committee members are:

President – Bob Neville

Chairman – David Miller

Treasurer – Patrick Kelly

Secretary – Richard Jarvis

Membership Secretary – Brian Daw

Safety Officer – Nick Williams

Walks Co-Ordinator – Josie Lee

Social Secretary – Sian Davies

Communications Officer & Programme Typesetter – Susan Powell

Family Liaison Officers – Jane Savage & Rowena Furnish

Three Peaks Trial Event Organiser – Chris Lewis

Three Peaks Trial Finance Officer – Jane Ormrod

Committee Member – Roger Gimblett


It was decided at the AGM that membership fees will remain the same as in 2016-17. These are £15 per year for adults and £2 for children under 18. The reduced fee of £12 for adults will remain in place. The contribution towards petrol costs when travelling to events by car will remain at 24p per mile.