Victoria Park Harriers and Tower Hamlets Athletics Club

Friendly east London club for athletes of all abilities

COVID-19 modified club sessions update - 31 July 2021

To contact anyone from the board, please email

The Board of Directors

  • Chair: Dave Robinson
  • Secretary: Rachel Morison
  • Director of Finance: Faye Jeacocke
  • Director of Men’s Road and Cross Country: Gavin Lau
  • Director of Men’s Track and Field: Vacant
  • Director of Women’s Road and Cross Country: Annie Trihan
  • Director of Women’s Track and Field: Charlie Maling
  • Director of Youth: Cornelia Abe-Minale

Welfare Officers

Welfare covers a range of issues such as safeguarding and protecting children, anti-bullying, equity, poor practice in coaching and disciplinary and grievances matters.

VPH & THAC abides by the England Athletics safeguarding children policy.

For advice and support regarding any welfare issues, please contact our Welfare Officers Sam Duggan and Rachel Morison via They can also be contacted individually via and


  • No current appointment

Vice President

  • No current appointment

Life Vice Presidents

Current Life Vice Presidents

Deceased Life Vice Presidents

  • Harry Peck
  • Ernie Wiseman
  • Fred Smith
  • George Hemsworth BEM
  • Harry Marshall
  • Richard Everson
  • Albert Abrahams
  • Arthur Coombes
  • Gordon Everson
  • Jack Flowers
  • Ted Flowers
  • Deric Bareford (joined 1947)

Also see the old table of Life Vice Presidents.

Life Members

Current Life Members

  • Gary Bagnall
  • Alan Barber (joined 1965)
  • Simeon Bennett
  • Mick Cairns
  • Major Carr (joined 1968)
  • Roger Daniels
  • Wayne DuBose
  • Pete Faley (joined 1965)
  • Rikki Fifton
  • Gerry Franey
  • Ron Iron (joined 1955)
  • Phil Kanner
  • Keith Lowe (joined 1967)
  • Tony Macdowall
  • Peter McHugh
  • Margaret Nelson
  • Danny Parsons
  • Kelvin Richards
  • Dave Robinson
  • John Schollhammer (joined 1957)
  • Perri Shakes-Drayton
  • Henry Tabberer (joined 1956)
  • Harry Tempan
  • Garry Walker (joined 1966)
  • Dave West
  • Len Williams

Deceased Life Members

Also see the old table of Life Members.