Cambridge University Ceilidh Band

A (Very) Brief History of the Band

The Cambridge University Ceilidh Band is a relative newcomer to the folk societies in Cambridge, having only being founded in 1994. Since then the band has grown rapidly both in numbers and reputation.

Committees Past and Present

For contact details for the current committee click here.

2016/2017

Picture of David SohrDavid SohrPresident
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinSecretary
Picture of David BarleyDavid BarleyTreasurer
Picture of Songyuan ZhaoSongyuan ZhaoSocial Secretary
Picture of Harriet MeredithHarriet MeredithEquipment Officer
Picture of Eleanor FergusonEleanor FergusonTour Secretary
Picture of Ruth FranklinRuth FranklinWebmaster
Picture of Alice McDowellAlice McDowellGeneral Member
Picture of Lucy OswaldLucy OswaldGeneral Member

2015/2016

Picture of Robin FaireyRobin FaireyPresident
Picture of Katie DoigKatie DoigSecretary
Picture of Ruth FranklinRuth FranklinTreasurer
Picture of Songyuan ZhaoSongyuan ZhaoSocial Secretary
Picture of Tamsin WhitfieldTamsin WhitfieldEquipment Officer
Picture of Patrick WilsonPatrick WilsonTour Secretary
Picture of Carl TurnerCarl TurnerWebmaster
Picture of Clare WoodClare WoodGeneral Member
Picture of David SohrDavid SohrGeneral Member
Picture of Jaap SaersJaap SaersGeneral Member

2014/2015

Picture of Stephanie OliverStephanie OliverPresident
Picture of Tamsin WhitfieldTamsin WhitfieldSecretary
Picture of Chloe WoodsChloe WoodsTreasurer
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinEquipment Officer
Picture of Tim DaviesTim DaviesSocial Secretary
Picture of Owen Jordan <em>with</em> Yarden BrodyOwen Jordan with Yarden BrodyTour Secretary
Picture of Carl TurnerCarl TurnerWebmaster (website)
Picture of Miffy MifsudMiffy MifsudWebmaster (mailing lists)
Picture of Lucy OswaldLucy OswaldGeneral Member
Picture of Kym NeilKym NeilGeneral Member
Picture of Jaap SaersJaap SaersGeneral Member
Picture of Nikki RoyleNikki RoyleLogistics Officer

April Fool variant available here...

2013/2014

Picture of Owen JordanOwen JordanPresident
Picture of Tim DaviesTim DaviesSecretary
Picture of Sarah GowenSarah GowenTreasurer
Picture of Ross HenrywoodRoss HenrywoodEquipment Officer
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinEquipment Officer
Picture of Caroline ApplebyCaroline ApplebySocial Secretary
Picture of Fiona LoveFiona LoveTour Secretary
Picture of Miffy MifsudMiffy MifsudWebmaster
Picture of Eleanor FallowsEleanor FallowsGeneral Member
Picture of Polly RayPolly RayGeneral Member
Picture of Tamsin WhitfieldTamsin WhitfieldGeneral Member

2012/2013

Picture of Rachel CullumRachel CullumPresident
Picture of David ArnoldDavid ArnoldSecretary
Picture of Amelia PennyAmelia PennyTreasurer
Picture of Matt CooperMatt CooperEquipment Officer
Picture of Fiona LoveFiona LoveSocial Secretary
Picture of Nikki RoyleNikki RoyleTour Secretary
Picture of Tom FurnivalTom FurnivalWebmaster
Picture of Bethany MegsonBethany MegsonGeneral Member
Picture of James MacphersonJames MacphersonGeneral Member
Picture of Danielle AinsworthDanielle AinsworthGeneral Member
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinEquipment Helper

2011/2012

Picture of Tom FurnivalTom FurnivalPresident
Picture of Fliss DaviesFliss DaviesSecretary
Picture of Robert MayRobert MayTreasurer
Picture of Ross HenrywoodRoss HenrywoodEquipment Officer
Picture of Chris PowellChris PowellSocial Secretary
Picture of Patrick FraserPatrick FraserTour Secretary
Picture of Will BainbridgeWill BainbridgeWebmaster
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinGeneral Member
Picture of Amelia PennyAmelia PennyGeneral Member
Picture of David ArnoldDavid ArnoldGeneral Member
Picture of Yarden BrodyYarden BrodyMusical Director

2010/2011

Picture of James McNamaraJames McNamaraPresident
Picture of Oli JonesOli JonesSecretary
Picture of Laura HillLaura HillTreasurer
Picture of Ross HenrywoodRoss HenrywoodEquipment Officer
Picture of Joe RogersJoe RogersSocial Secretary
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinTour Secretary
Picture of Will BainbridgeWill BainbridgeWebmaster
Picture of Yarden BrodyYarden BrodyGeneral Member
Picture of Rosie ReadingRosie ReadingGeneral Member
Picture of Robert MayRobert MayGeneral Member

2009/2010

Picture of Caoimhe McKearneyCaoimhe McKearneyPresident
Picture of Owen WoodsOwen WoodsSecretary
Picture of Holly EastHolly EastTreasurer
Picture of Robin Fairey and Paul MartinRobin Fairey and Paul MartinEquipment Officers
Picture of Steve SterrySteve SterrySocial Secretary
Picture of Florence PrivettFlorence PrivettTour Secretary
Picture of Yarden BrodyYarden BrodyWebmaster
Picture of Emmy GoodbyEmmy GoodbyGeneral Member
Picture of Lizzie AtkinsonLizzie AtkinsonGeneral Member

2008/2009

Picture of Alison RowleyAlison RowleyPresident
Picture of Julia GrahamJulia GrahamSecretary
Picture of Colm SheppardColm SheppardTreasurer
Picture of Peter GyringPeter GyringEquipment Officer
Picture of Florence PrivettFlorence PrivettSocial Secretary
Picture of Catie KnoxCatie KnoxTour Secretary
Picture of Chris DorisChris DorisWebmaster
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinGeneral Member

2007/2008

Picture of Davy EvansDavy EvansPresident
No picture!Paddy BuckenhamSecretary
Picture of Alison NimmoAlison NimmoTreasurer
Picture of Robin FaireyRobin FaireyEquipment Officer
Picture of Mia CuthbertsonMia CuthbertsonSocial Secretary
Picture of Alison RowleyAlison RowleyTour Organiser
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinWebmaster
Picture of Julia GrahamJulia GrahamGeneral Member
No picture!Liz GoodallGeneral Member

2006/2007

Picture of Katy HayesKaty HayesPresident
Picture of Barry SmithBarry SmithPresidential Administrator
Picture of Davy EvansDavy EvansMusical Director
Picture of Rachelle ArulananthamRachelle ArulananthamSecretary
Picture of Stephanie ColeStephanie ColeTreasurer
Picture of Jane HewardJane HewardEquipment Officer
Picture of Patrick BeldonPatrick BeldonSocial Secretary
Picture of Freya MorrisseyFreya MorrisseyTour Organiser
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinWebmaster

2005/2006

Picture of Barry SmithBarry SmithPresident
Picture of David AskewDavid AskewSecretary
No picture!Katie BarberTreasurer
Picture of Jane HewardJane HewardEquipment Officer
Picture of Hayley GullenHayley GullenSocial Secretary
No picture!Candida Caldicott-BullTour Organiser
Picture of Paul MartinPaul MartinWebmaster

2004/2005

No picture!Ellie CornfordPresident
No picture!Grant HyslopSecretary
No picture!Katie BarberTreasurer
No picture!Stuart FoxEquipment Officer
No picture!Sarah WaldmanSocial Secretary
No picture!Sandy AbrahamsTour Organiser
No picture!Robin FaireyWebmasterWho designed an earlier version of the current website
No picture!Jon JowettGenerally Helpful Person

2003/2004

No picture!Peet HartPresident'President Peet'
No picture!Stuart FoxSecretary'Secretary Stuart'
No picture!Zoe HaywardTreasurer
No picture!Grant HyslopEquipment Officer
No picture!Sali TomsSocial Secretary'Social Secretary Sali'
No picture!Candida Caldicott-BullTour Organiser
No picture!Robin FaireyWebmaster

2002/2003

No picture!Chip McClurePresidentMemorable Quotes:
"That leaves us with 4,no 3. 5! 6!"
No picture!Ellie CraneTreasurer
No picture!Mike CrippsSecretary