Past AGM speakers

Those who have addressed the Annual General Meetings since the foundation of the Trust

2018 Mr Graham Clarke, Author, Artist, Illustrator and Humorist

2015 Mr Ptolemy Dean, Architect, and Surveyor of the Fabric of Westminster Abbey

  • 2013 Lady Freeman, Director of the Historic Chapels Trust
  • 2012 Rt Revd Richard Chartres, Bishop of London
  • 2011 Lord Cormack
  • 2010 Adam Nicolson
  • 2009 Frank Field, MP
  • 2008 Very Revd Robert Willis, Dean of Canterbury
  • 2007 Admiral Lord Boyce, Warden of the Cinque Ports
  • 2006 Lord Kingsdown
  • 2005 Lady Brentford, Third Church Estates Commissioner
  • 2004 Michael Howard, MP (now Lord Howard of Lympne)
  • 2003 Sir John Mummery, Lord Justice of Appeal
  • 2002 Sir Roy Strong
  • 2001 Sir Donald Sinden
  • 2000 Simon Jenkins
  • 1999 Lord Runcie
  • 1998 Charles Moore
  • 1997 John Burton (architect to Canterbury Cathedral)
  • 1996 The Duchess of Devonshire
  • 1995 Lord Deedes
  • 1994 Daniel Thorndike
  • 1993 Tim Tatton-Brown
  • 1992 John Doyle
  • 1991 John Newman
  • 1990 Bishop Ross Hook
  • 1988 John Ward
  • 1987 Richard Ingrams
  • 1986 Malcolm Muggeridge
  • 1984 Nigel Nicolson
  • 1983 Revd Canon Derek Ingram Hill

2017 Rt. Revd. the Lord Williams of Oystermouth, PC, FSA, FRSL, FLSW

2016 Rt. Revd. Michael Turnbull CBE

2014 Rt Revd Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover