Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence KCVO CB ADC(P)

Founding President

The Duke of Westminster KG CB CVO OBE TD CD DL

Founder and Chief Executive 

Lady Lucy French 


Leslie MacLeod Miller

Executive Committee

The Lord Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE DL
Simon Blagden CBE
Simon Brocklebank-Fowler
Rupert Collingwood
Damian Collins MP
Field Marshal The Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank GCB LVO OBE DL
Susan Hammond
Jono Hart
Dan Jarvis MBE MP
Colin Kerr
General Sir Gordon Messenger KCB DSO* OBE
The Rt Hon the Viscount Norwich CVO
Brigadier-General Matthew Overton 
Lieutenant Colonel Peter Poole MBE MILT
Jonathan Refoy
Ben Ridgwell
Brigadier David Ross CBE
Major General David Rutherford-Jones CB
Dr Martin Stephen
Sir Hew Strachan DL 
Vice Admiral Charles Style CBE
Major James Swanston
Lieutenant General Sir Barney White-Spunner KCB CBE

Special Adviser 

Sir Murdo Maclean 


Stephen Perry 

Director of Operations 

Lucy Kentish 

Education Coordinators

Maddie Messenger
Eleanor Stephens

Graphic Designer

Elly Preston 

Teachers and Artists in Residence 

Marty Longstaff
Bethzienna Williams

Outreach Interns

Sam Cumming
Andrew Gordon


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Never Such Innocence - RAF Odiham
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Brighton student wins international art competition
Rule Britannia with Mappin & Webb's military watches
Island youngsters collect awards at House of Lords
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Broxburn Academy artist celebrating after impressing judges during national competition
Lewis and Harris pupils at House of Lords to receive awards
Around Orkney
St Patrick’s pupil wins poetry award
Josh’s poem about First World War sacrifice makes top five in UK
West Lothian schoolgirl takes top poetry award
Teenager from Overseal chosen to win arts award at House of Lords
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Aileag: Never Such Innocence
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Lest we forget: War charity launches schools competition
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Manx children remember the First World War
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Royals attend Never Such Innocence poetry launch
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Students impress in WWI art contest
Teen poet and University College School student Sam Kaplin wins prestigious national poetry competition
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