Matthew Bennett  Chair of Planning Committee  Co-opted Committee Member  Matthew has lived in Soho since 1968 and owned a restaurant here for 26 years. He also built up a successful environmental business, London Recycling, which was sold to a PLC in 2009. Matthew currently chairs the Westminster Citizens’ Advice Licensing Service. He is the deputy chairman of Keep Britain Tidy and chairman of the Conservation Foundation. He is also promoting studies on retrofitting Soho for sustainability with Westminster City Council and Historic England.

Matthew Bennett

Chair of Planning Committee

Co-opted Committee Member

Matthew has lived in Soho since 1968 and owned a restaurant here for 26 years. He also built up a successful environmental business, London Recycling, which was sold to a PLC in 2009. Matthew currently chairs the Westminster Citizens’ Advice Licensing Service. He is the deputy chairman of Keep Britain Tidy and chairman of the Conservation Foundation. He is also promoting studies on retrofitting Soho for sustainability with Westminster City Council and Historic England.

Lyn Blackman  Treasurer and all things corporate. Publisher of The Clarion.

Lyn Blackman

Treasurer and all things corporate. Publisher of The Clarion.

Margaret Bloomer  Soho resident and looks after the cash.

Margaret Bloomer

Soho resident and looks after the cash.

Reverend Simon Buckley  Co-opted Committee Member  Simon is the Rector of St Anne's Church, Dean Street, Soho.   Email

Reverend Simon Buckley

Co-opted Committee Member

Simon is the Rector of St Anne's Church, Dean Street, Soho.

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Jane Doyle  Jane is also Chair of the Soho Safer Neighbourhood Ward panel and a resident of Soho. Keen writer for the newsletter and The Clarion. Editor of the Clarion.

Jane Doyle

Jane is also Chair of the Soho Safer Neighbourhood Ward panel and a resident of Soho. Keen writer for the newsletter and The Clarion. Editor of the Clarion.

Dudley  Canine affairs and also the Data Protection Team. Keen to ensure enough lamp posts in Soho.

Dudley

Canine affairs and also the Data Protection Team. Keen to ensure enough lamp posts in Soho.

David Gleeson  Vice-Chair, Chair of Licensing Committee  Executive Committee Member since 2008,  Soho resident . Lives and works in Soho

David Gleeson

Vice-Chair, Chair of Licensing Committee

Executive Committee Member since 2008, Soho resident. Lives and works in Soho

Lucy Haine  Lucy Haine, a Soho resident for 20 years, is an avid community supporter through the Plan for Soho and most recently Soho Surgery PPG Leadership. Lucy works for Digistyle.com as Business Development Director and retail consultant. Doing lots of work on the Fete for 2019.

Lucy Haine

Lucy Haine, a Soho resident for 20 years, is an avid community supporter through the Plan for Soho and most recently Soho Surgery PPG Leadership. Lucy works for Digistyle.com as Business Development Director and retail consultant. Doing lots of work on the Fete for 2019.

David Evans

Honorary Chair

David's connection to Soho began several years ago at the House of St Barnabas where he holds the position of Chair.

Leslie Hardcastle OBE  Honorary President  Retired Controller of the British Film Institute, South Bank. A founder member of both The Soho Society and Soho Housing and a Soho Resident.

Leslie Hardcastle OBE

Honorary President

Retired Controller of the British Film Institute, South Bank. A founder member of both The Soho Society and Soho Housing and a Soho Resident.

Tim Lord

Chair.

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Andy Mackay

Andy Mackay

Bob O'Dell  International Correspondent

Bob O'Dell

International Correspondent

Takashi O’Rourke  Soho resident, TV Producer and our newest member of the Exec. Working with Lucy on the Fete.

Takashi O’Rourke

Soho resident, TV Producer and our newest member of the Exec. Working with Lucy on the Fete.

Richard Piercy  Former owner of the Zest Pharmacy and keen photographer. Working on the Dean Street hoardings.

Richard Piercy

Former owner of the Zest Pharmacy and keen photographer. Working on the Dean Street hoardings.

Jo Weir  Co-opted Committee Member  Jo is a Covent Garden resident who has been on the board of the Covent Garden Community Association for many years along with many years as a member of the Soho Society committee.   Email

Jo Weir

Co-opted Committee Member

Jo is a Covent Garden resident who has been on the board of the Covent Garden Community Association for many years along with many years as a member of the Soho Society committee.

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Marina Tempia  Expert on the Soho Hospital.

Marina Tempia

Expert on the Soho Hospital.

Quentin Thompson  Quentin Thompson has been a resident in the heart of Soho for about twenty years. His working life has included being an advisor/consultant in the Cabinet Office, then a partner in a large consulting firm and then as a free-lance. he specialised in public policy issues in general, with a focus on education. He is our Oxford Street expert and Secretary.

Quentin Thompson

Quentin Thompson has been a resident in the heart of Soho for about twenty years. His working life has included being an advisor/consultant in the Cabinet Office, then a partner in a large consulting firm and then as a free-lance. he specialised in public policy issues in general, with a focus on education. He is our Oxford Street expert and Secretary.

Rachel Waddell  Soho Resident and Member of the Exec  Strategy Person (yes we can)

Rachel Waddell

Soho Resident and Member of the Exec

Strategy Person (yes we can)