The Trustees meet quarterly in January, April, July and October to consider grant applications.

The body of Trustees consists of six Co-optative Trustees, three Nominative Trustees and one Ex-Officio Trustee.

The Co-optative Trustees are people who through residence, occupation or employment or otherwise have special knowledge of the area of benefit.  They are appointed for a period of five years.

The Nominative Trustees are appointed by the Council of the Church of England Soldiers' Sailors' & Airmen's Clubs (an associated charity) for a period of four years at a time.

The Ex-Officio Trustee is selected by the Trustees from the serving senior Church of England chaplains within the defined area of benefit.

All Trustees are volunteers but are entitled to reimbursement of expenses incurred on the business of the Trust.

Serving Trustees are:


Lt Col (Retd) NCN Harris
Mr JE Jerome, MBE

Reverend John WA Harvey

Mr Tim HR Milbank

Mr Paul Williams MCQI


Cdr PT Mayfield, RN
Lt Col D Ruffle

Cdr MJ Pearce RN


The Rev'd Mark Chadwick

All correspondence for the Trust should be addressed to:

The Clerk to the Trustees

Christine Thirkell
Aldershot Church of England Services Trust
12 New Odiham Road
GU34 1QD