Please contact owpg by email. The guild’s voluntary officers are all working outdoor writers and photographers. A reply may not be instantaneous, especially if we are out on a hilltop somewhere. (For most contact details see owpg profile pages for the individual officer)


Sir Chris Bonington

Vice President

Roly Smith


For all correspondence and enquiries
Tanya Oliver. Email  secretary AT (replace _AT_ with @)


Peter Gillman


Chiz Dakin


For subscriptions and other payments, please pay by BACS transfer if possible. For bank details please email the membership secretary (below); if you have previously paid into an account ending *****868, that’s still the right one. We can also accept payments (especially overseas ones) via Paypal. If you need to send a cheque, or want to request a Paypal invoice, our treasurer’s real-world address and email are on his owpg profile page here.
David Foster

Membership Secretary

For membership enquiries and applications. And for subscription renewal enquiries.
Ronald Turnbull. Email memsec AT (replace _AT_ with @)

Meetings Secretary

Leni Gillman

Awards Secretary

For owpg awards enquiries and entries. Entry forms and regulations can be downloaded from the Awards Page.
David Ramshaw (13 Beaver Road, Carlisle CA2 7PS Cumbria)

Professional Development Manager

For all things professional development wise – including Advice Notes
Andrew McCloy

AGM/Annual Weekend Organiser

For enquiries about the Annual Weekend
Stan Abbott (AGM-Organiser AT – replace AT with @)

Press Officer

For press releases
Hanna Lindon

Outdoor Focus/Media News Bulletin Editor

Please send suggestions of articles that you’d like to see or that you could offer to the Secretary, who will forward them to:
David Taylor (not commitee member).

Website Editor/Forum Manager

Lost passwords, Errors and broken links in, suggestions for the website; lost passwords (but see also owpg forum below). To submit header images, recent publications and news stories for the website, please first consult guidelines and guidance in the Members’ Area.
Chiz Dakin (forum AT – replace AT with @)
(Backup website editor Ronald Turnbull)

Social Media

Tom Smallwood (not Committee member)

General Committee (non-specific roles)

Sabi Phagura

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