Gresford and District War Memorial Trust



The Trust President is Lord Thomas of Gresford OBE QC who has been resident in this village for many years. He has taken a keen interest in the Trust becoming President in 1987 and his unfailing support over this period has been greatly appreciated by all who have worked for the Trust.

Vice President: Mrs. Margaret Heaton

Vice President: Mr. Ian Gibson

The 12 elected members for the year 2019 - 2020 are:

Chairman: Mr. Ian Gibson

Vice Chairman: Vacant

Treasurer: Mr. Richard Williams

Secretary: Mrs. Janet Holmes

Committee Members

Mr. Emlyn R. Jones
Mr. Richard Evans
Mrs. Val Shields
Mr. Phil Percival
Ms. Jayne Osbourne
Mr. Alex Merry
Mr. Phillip Jones

Representatives of local organisations:

Mr. Julian Davies

Gresford Athletic FC

Mrs. Sue Happs

Gresford Methodist Church
Mrs. Lesley Murley All Saints Church
Mrs. Sue Roden All Saints Church

Mrs. Beryl Blackmore

Ms. Sarah Atherton

Ms. Julie Blackmore

Gresford / Marford Community Council
Mr. John Lloyd Bowls
Mr. Geoff Jones Snooker
Vacant Gresford Scouts and Guides Association

Mrs. Jan MacDonald

Gresford Pre-school Playgroup
Mrs. Susan Hill Gresford Craft Group
Mrs. Susan Cleaver IMAGE
Mr. Robert Williams Gresford & Marford Tennis Club
Mr. Bob Edwards Royal British Legion
Mr. John Bell Gresford Cricket Club

Gresford Library

Ms. Marian Williams Gresford Womens Institute

Representatives from village organisations can vary each year and we always welcome new groups.  The Trust is keen to involve all age groups because the future of the Trust will rely on younger peoples' enthusiasm, energy and commitment. 


Jo Burke            Facilities Manager

George Morris    Cleaner