Vice Presidents are private patrons and benefactors who wish to have a closer relationship with the Festival. They receive exclusive privileges and invitations throughout the year and enjoy hospitality and complimentary tickets during the Festival.
To find out more information about becoming a Vice President contact Amanda McKean, Development Manager, 01227 452853 or email Amanda@canterburyfestival.co.uk
Canterbury Festival gratefully acknowledges the support of the following Vice Presidents:
Brigadier and Mrs Maurice Atherton
Professor Stephen Bann
Mrs James Bird
Mr Timothy Brett
Mr and Mrs Graham & Maggie Brown
Mr and Mrs Martin & Virginia Conybeare
Dr Kate Neales and Mr Peter Cox
Cllr and Mrs Nick and Monica Eden-Green
Mrs Jane Edred Wright
Mr and Mrs Alan and Diana Forrest
David and Cilla Freud
Mr and Mrs Diane and Charles Gaskain
Mrs Romy de Gelsey
Mr and Mrs Peter and Sally Hawkes
Mr Andrew Ironside
Mr and Mrs George and Christine Kennedy
Mr and Mrs Roddy and Caroline Loder-Symonds
Mr and Mrs James and Jane Loudon
Mr and Mrs David and Mimi Macfarlane
Mr and Mrs Ian and Juliet Odgers
Mr Richard Oldfield
Mr and Mrs David and Alicia Pentin
Mr and Mrs John and Julia Plumptre
Mr and Mrs Paul and Patricia Smallwood
Mr and Mrs Michael and Sue Stanford-Tuck
Mr Richard Sturt CBE
Mrs Fiona Sunley
Mrs Camilla Swire
Lady Juliet Tadgell
Mrs Jo Taylor Williams
Mrs Loba Van der Bilj
Mr and Mrs Charles and Sally Villiers
Mr Stuart Wheeler
Sir Robert and Lady Worcester KBE
Mrs Jo Taylor Williams
Mr and Mrs Evelyn and Scilla Wright
The Canterbury Festival is also greatly indebted to its Platinum Supporters, who help to support the Festival and provide a stable financial base for the Festival’s work.
To become a Platinum Supporter the Festival asks for a commitment to donate a minimum of £500 each year, for a term of four years.
- two invitations to the Festival Exhibition Private View
- two tickets to the Sponsors and Supporters reception and event during the Festival
- two further complimentary tickets across the Festival programme
- Advanced mailing of the brochure and priority booking dealt with personally by the Festival’s Development Manager.
- Friends’ newsletters keeping you up-to-date with the Festival and Friends’ events throughout the year.
- Due recognition in the Canterbury Festival Brochure which has a circulation of 60,000, a listed entry on the Festival website and a listed entry in the nightly programmes for the Festival.
Contact Amanda McKean, Development Manager, on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
I Support Beacause...
David is a well-known member of the Canterbury community having worked as an accountant in the city for many years. David has also been Lord Mayor of Canterbury as well as Treasurer and Chairman of
Canterbury Festival. Among other charitable work, in 2003 he and his wife, Alicia spent 6 months in India helping the poor living in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh to access better health care. David and Alicia are avid Festival goers and support the Festival with an annual donation as Vice Presidents. Read more...