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We are always looking for enthusiastic locals who are interested in St John's Wood to join our committee or to generally get involved. This is such a great way of engaging with your local community and meeting the interesting people who live and work here. It can take up as much or as little time as you are able to give.

Please contact us and someone will call you to let you know what is involved.

​We would like to recognise our Chairmen who have contributed so much to the Society:

1963 – 67 : Stephen Potter
From 1967 : John Hawkes & Barbara Comerford (joint)
Until 1989 : Sir David West-Russell
1989 - 92 : Major General Sir Digby Raeburn
1992 – 01 : Michael Salmon
2002 – 05 : Gerald Godfrey CBE, QC
2006 – 09 : Andrew Mainz
2010 – 15 : Peter Leaver QC
2015 to date : Dick Schumacher

Committee Members 


Jane Leaver
Hon. Chairman Dick Schumacher
Hon. Vice Chairman Virginia Newman
Hon. Treasurer Laurence Lecacheur
Hon. Secretary Jane Treharne Jones
Hon. Membership Secretary Christina Diamanti
Planning Committee

Christine Cowdray (Planning Chair)
Virginia Newman  

Linda Taggart

Traffic Matters Daniel Poser
Air Quality/ Sustainability James Hewitt
Social Media Editor Alexia Konomis
Newsletter Editor

Tom Thomson

Police Liaison Linda Taggart 
Retail and Business LinkSanji De Alwis 

Linda Taggart

Matthew Cragoe

Melvyn Meade-Brunas

Alexia Konomis

 Note: Bold names are members of Executive Committee

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