The Tournament Committee

This was set up at the first EBU Council Meeting after the war on 8 June 1945. It was ended as a standing committee by the AGM of the EBU on 23/11/2016

Last updated 24 Nov 2016

Year

Chairman

Committee Members

1945/46

Col GGJ Walshe, Ewart Kempson, R Vincent(resigned Apr 46), J. Waller, Geoffrey Butler, HD King

1946/47

Geoffrey Butler

Maurice Harrison-Gray

1947/48

Geoffrey Butler

FO Bingham, C Trollope, R Vincent

1948/49

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Major Geoffrey Fell, JG Hartley, Louis Tarlo, R Vincent

1949/50

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, JG Hartley, Major Geoffrey Fell, Madge Trollope

1950/51

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, JG Hartley, F Mase, Terence Reese

1951/52

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, Harold Franklin, F Mase, Terence Reese

1952/53

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, GR Dawes Harold Franklin, F Mase, RFR Phillips, Terence Reese

1953/54

Reg Corwen

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, Mrs RH Corbett, Frank Farrington, Harold Franklin, Mrs Freeman, G Humble, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown, EB Parker, RFR Phillips

1954/55

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Harold Franklin, Mrs Freeman, G Humble, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown, Guy Ramsay, Claude Lawson

1955/56

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Mrs RH Corbett, Frank Farrington, Dimmie Fleming, Harold Franklin, Mrs Freeman, Mrs Hopewell, G Humble, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown

1956/57

Louis Tarlo

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, Mrs RH Corbett, Frank Farrington, Harold Franklin, Mrs Freeman, Mrs Hopewell, G Humble, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown

1957/58

A Elliott

FO Bingham, Mrs RH Corbett, Frank Farrington, Harold Franklin, Mrs Freeman, Mrs Hopewell, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown, Tony Priday, P Richardson

1958/59

Reg Corwen

FO Bingham, Geoffrey Butler, Mrs RH Corbett, A Elliott, Harold Franklin, G Humble, Pedro Juan, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown

1959/60

Reg Corwen

FO Bingham, Jeannie Broke, Geoffrey Butler, Mrs RH Corbett, Harold Franklin, Pedro Juan, H Lawson, WN Morgan-Brown

1960/61

H Lawson

FO Bingham, Jeannie Broke, Mrs RH Corbett, E Lenox Figgis, Harold Franklin, G Humble, WN Morgan-Brown

1961/62

H Lawson

FO Bingham, Jeannie Broke, Reg Corwen, Geoff Connell, E Lenox Figgis, Harold Franklin, G Humble, WN Morgan-Brown

1962/63

H Lawson

FO Bingham, Jeannie Broke, Reg Corwen, Mrs RH Corbett, Harold Franklin, WN Morgan-Brown

1963/64

H Lawson

FO Bingham, Jeannie Broke, Reg Corwen, Mrs RH Corbett, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, Tony Lederer, WN Morgan-Brown

1964/65

H Lawson

Jeannie Broke, Reg Corwen, Mrs RH Corbett, Frank Farrington, Tony Lederer, WN Morgan-Brown

1965/66

H Lawson

Philip Broke, Reg Corwen, Mrs RW Corbett, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, Tony Lederer, WN Morgan-Brown

1966/67

Philip Broke

RH Chope, Reg Corwen, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, Mary Higson, J Joy, Tony Lederer, WN Morgan-Bworn

1967/68

Reg Corwen

Philip Broke, Harold Chope, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, J Joy, AR Lederer, WN Morgan-Brown

1968/69

Reg Corwen

Harold Chope, Geoff Connell, Dudley Freshwater, Harold Franklin, Mary Higson, J Joy, WN Morgan Brown

1969/70

Reg Corwen

Harold Chope, Geoff Connell, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, Mary Higson, J Joy, WN Morgan-Brown

1970/71

Reg Corwen

Harold Chope, Geoff Connell, Harold Franklin, Dudley Freshwater, Mary Higson, J Joy, WN Morgan-Brown

1971/72

Reg Corwen

Harold Chope, Geoff Connell, Harold Franklin, Mary Higson, Mrs M Hyde, J Joy, Jack Marx,

1972/73

Gerard Faulkner

Harold Chope, Geoff Connell, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, Mrs M Hyde, J Joy, Jack Marx, WN Morgan-Brown

1973/74

Gerard Faulkner

Geoff Connell, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, J Joy, Peter Littlewood, Jack Marx, WN Morgan-Brown

1974/75

Gerard Faulkner

Maurice Blank, BV Byron, Geoff Connell, Frank Farrington Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, B Loasby, Eric Milnes

1975/76

Gerard Faulkner

Maurice Blank, Philip Broke, Geoff Connell, Frank Farrington Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, B Loasby, Eric Milnes

1976/77

Maurice Blank

Philip Broke, George Curtis, Frank Farrington, Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, Phil Philbrick, Warwick Pitch, Hylda Townsend

1977/78

Maurice Blank

Philip Broke, George Curtis,Frank Farrington, Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, Bill Pencharz, Hylda Townsend

1978/79

Maurice Blank

Raymond Brock, Philip Broke, Frank Farrington, Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, Bill Pencharz, Hylda Townsend

1979/80

Maurice Blank

Raymond Brock, Philip Broke, Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, Bill Pencharz, Phil Philbrick, Hylda Townsend

1980/81

Maurice Blank

Philip Broke, George Curtis, Dimmie Fleming, Mary Higson, Peter Littlewood, Phil Philbrick, Hylda Townsend

1981/82

Gerard Faulkner

Philip Broke, George Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, Peter Littlewood, Phil Philbrick, Hylda Townsend

1982/83

Gerard Faulkner

Philip Broke, George Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, Peter Littlewood, Phil Philbrick, Hylda Townsend

1983/84

Bill Pencharz

Philip Broke, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, Peter Littlewood, Bill Pencharz, Phil Philbrick, Jim Proctor

1984/85

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Philip Broke, George Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Mary Higson, Phil Philbrick, Jim Proctor

1985/86

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Philip Broke, George Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Phil Philbrick, Jim Proctor, Hylda Townsend

1986/87

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Raymond Brock, Maureen Dennison, Gerard Faulkner, Tony Forrester, Jim Proctor, Su Tick (King)

1987/88

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Maureen Dennison, Gerard Faulkner, Cecil Leighton, Jim Proctor, Su Tick (King), Hylda Townsend

1988/89

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Maureen Dennison, Gerard Faulkner, Mark Horton, Cecil Leighton, Jim Proctor, Hylda Townsend

1989/90

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Maureen Dennison, Cecil Leighton, Jim Proctor, Keith Stanley, Hylda Townsend

1990/91

Margaret Curtis

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Maureen Dennison, Cecil Leighton, David Muller,Jim Proctor, Keith Stanley

1991/92

Margaret Curtis

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Maureen Dennison, Cecil Leighton, David Muller, Jim Proctor, Hylda Townsend

1992/93

Margaret Curtis

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Maureen Dennison, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Mike Swanson, Hylda Townsend

1993/94

Margaret Curtis

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Maureen Dennison, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Mike Swanson, Hylda Townsend

1994/95

Margaret Curtis

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Philip Mason, Mike Swanson, Hylda Townsend

1995/96

Gerard Faulkner

David Boston, Margaret Curtis, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Philip Mason, Mike Swanson

1996/97

Gerard Faulkner

Margaret Curtis, Brian Keable, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Philip Mason, Mike Swanson

1997/98

Philip Mason

Margaret Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Brian Keable, Cecil Leighton,Stuart Sather, Paul Spencer

1998/99

Philip Mason

Margaret Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Sandra Landy, Cecil Leighton, Mike Swanson, Eddie Williams

1999/00

Philip Mason

Margaret Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Alaine Hamilton, Cecil Leighton, Philip Mason, Stuart Sather, Eddie Williams

2000/01

Philip Mason

Margaret Curtis, Gerard Faulkner, Alaine Hamilton, Alan Nelson, Paul Spencer, Eddie Williams

2001/02

Philip Mason

Margaret Curtis, Alaine Hamilton, Alan Nelson, Addis Page, Paul Spencer, John Young

2002/03

Margaret Curtis

Alaine Hamilton, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Malcolm Oliver, Addis Page, Paul Spencer

2003/04

Margaret Curtis

Heather Dhondy, Alaine Hamilton, Philip Mason, Malcolm Oliver, Addis Page, Paul Spencer

2004/05

Margaret Curtis

Heather Dhondy, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Malcolm Oliver, Addis Page, Paul Spencer

2005/06

Alan Nelson

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Heather Dhondy, Paul Hackett, Addis Page, Paul Spencer

2006/07

Alan Nelson

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Heather Dhondy, Paul Hackett, Addis Page, Paul Spencer

2007/08

Alan Nelson

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Addis Page, Andrew Petrie

2008/09

Andrew Petrie

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Addis Page

2009/10

Andrew Petrie

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Addis Page

2010/11

Andrew Petrie

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Addis Page

2011/12

Ian Payn

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Alan Nelson, Addis Page

2012/13

Ian Payn

Brian Crack, Margaret Curtis, Gillian Fawcett, Paul Hackett, Philip Mason, Addis Page

2013/14

Ian Payn

Gillian Fawcett, Paul Hackett, Terry Hewett, Philip Mason, Addis Page, Eddie Williams

2014/15

Ian Payn

Gillian Fawcett, Paul Hackett, Terry Hewett, Philip Mason, Addis Page, Eddie Williams

2015/16

Ian Payn

Paul Hackett, Terry Hewett, Philip Mason, Eddie Williams, Joe Fawcett (appointed), Peter Clinch (appointed)