Board

Meet the team

Alison Morrison Email Alison

Director, Chair

I've enjoyed a career as a University Professor specialising in tourism and entrepreneurship within Business Schools.  Came to the Peninsula in 2007, seduced by the beautiful environment and vibrant community life.

Call 0746 7948089

Sheena Edwards B.E.M.

Director, Secretary to the Board

Peninsula resident since 1981, Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care at Kilcreggan Surgery and Eday Surgery, Orkney, and active member of local community organisations including Guides and Brownies, Cove Sailing Club, C&K Community Council.

Call 01436 842777 or 07974404847

Colin Morrison Email Colin

Director, Treasurer

I first arrived on the Peninsula in 2007 and immediately felt at home in the community and beautiful natural environment. Having run family businesses for thirty years, I have plenty experience in financial management to bring to the Treasurer’s role.

Call 07467 948 087

Richard Reeve Email Richard

Director, Major Projects

Resident in Kilcreggan since 1984. Came here to work in Faslane - retired in 2010. Director of Cove Burgh Hall since it was taken over from Argyll & Bute Council in 2001 filling various Board posts including Chairman and Events Team Leader.

Call 01436 842177 or 07980 074 742

John Webb

Director, Building Works

Formerly a Captain in the Merchant Navy I  have lived on the Peninsula since 1990. Involved with Cove Burgh Hall since the Community bought it from Argyll and Bute Council. Started as Facilities and Maintenance man in 2010.

Call 01436 842815 or 07775 690 949

Ruth Wishart Email Ruth

Director, Events

Arts and sports groupie and long time Kilcreggan resident.  Involved with the Book Festival,  and commissioning CBH events.  Off the Peninsula, chairs Dewar Arts Awards. Owned by Jess,  an amiable Cockapoo.

Call 07710327944

Graham Bell O.B.E. Email Graham

Director, Fundraising

I lived in Kilcreggan since 1989, have considerable experience working with charities and social enterprises in the UK and internationally, and understand the challenges facing organisations like CBH. I look forward to making a positive contribution.

Call 07810713909

Rona T Grierson Email Rona

Director, Events

Moved to the Peninsula in 2009. Work in Glasgow in Recruitment. Got involved with Cove Burgh Hall as I enjoyed the diversity of the events and made one or two suggestions. Jim took me up on them and here I am!

Call 07712 345 678

Martin Cox Email Martin

Director, Friends Co-ordinator

After spending my working life teaching and doing research in biomedical science I moved to the Peninsula in 2017 to contribute to an active local community and enjoy the fantastic surrounding countryside.

Call 07722144195

Graham Dixon Email Graham

Website Manager

My wife and I moved to the peninsula in 2020 after being wowed by the location and wonderful views down the Firth of Clyde during a brief stay at Knockderry. I am now retired and looking forward to playing more golf and singing at the Hall if the Peninsula Choir will have me!

Call 07786111742

Paul Strachan Email Paul

Director, Bookings Secretary

Living on the peninsula in Cove since 1985, I thought it about time I tried to do something useful for Cove Burgh Hall, which has proved a great community resource. Originally a geophysicist, but switched to university, teaching and researching energy systems. Now retired (more or less).

Call 07773 108995

Paget Billingsley

Happily residing in Clynder.

Retired in 2020 from a career in Fashion which took me all over the world to live, and work.

Now enjoying being active in local charities and long walks in the glorious Peninsula environment with my rescue dog Lucy.

Call 07883 082 793

Facade project funded by:

Awarded:

keystone - building quality in rural Scotland