Appeal Council and Supporters

The National Memorial Arboretum Appeal was set up to ensure that the necessary facilities for widows, families, comrades and the public were provided. In time, the Arboretum seeks to become a world class Centre for Remembrance.

The National Memorial Arboretum Appeal Council

Appeal Patron
HRH The Duke of Cambridge KG

Appeal Chairman
Major General Patrick Cordingley DSO

Appeal Vice Chairman
James Leavesley DL

National Appeal Council
Lady Annunziata Asquith
Susan Bell OBE
Admiral the Lord Boyce KG GCB OBE DL
Robin Broadhurst CVO CBE
David Childs CBE
Lady Clarke
Air Chief Marshal Sir David Cousins KCB AFC
Major General Arthur Denaro CBE DL
The Lord Fellowes of West Stafford DL
Susan Hampshire OBE
Sara Jones CBE JP DL
Penelope Keith CBE DL
Colonel Oliver Lee OBE RM
Katie Neilson DL
Fred Pritchard
The Lord Puttnam of Queensgate CBE
Brigadier Michael Smythe OBE
Major General Edward Smyth-Osbourne CBE
The Lord Stafford DL
Graham Stow CBE DL
Jacqui Thompson
Lee Titcumb
Major General The Duke of Westminster KG CB CVO OBE TD CD DL
Robert Whetstone
Sir Bernard Zissman

National Memorial Arboretum Managing Director
Sarah Montgomery

National Memorial Arboretum Appeal Manager
June Beedham

We would like to thank everyone who has supported the appeal so far including the following generous lead supporters:

Staffordshire County Council
Heritage Lottery Fund
Hans K. Rausing Charitable Trust
The Westminster Foundation
Michael Bishop Foundation
Roger Henderson QC on behalf of the Boyes Will Trust
FCC Environment/Waste Recycling Environmental Ltd
Rolls Royce
Steel Charitable Trust