Our Trustees

Patron: Sally Gunnell OBE DL


Chairman: Glynn Jones OBE DL
Vice-Chair: Charles Turton
Hon Treasurer: Howard Kidd 
Trustees:  John Austin, Stef Bruemmer-Smith, Janet Cheesman,  Emma Church,  Pam Hayward, Jo Koffman,  Yvonne Marlow,  Peter Orpen, Debbie Reeder, Chris Rendel, Freddie Savage and Katy Wells.

The Executive Committee of Trustees oversee all the activities of the Friends including:

  • Financial planning
  • PR & Media strategy
  • Determining fundraising priorities
  • Event planning
  • Making grant awards
  • Reviewing grant applications


Friends of Brighton & Hove Hospitals are members of Attend, a national charity that supports and expands the roles volunteers play in creating healthy communities. For more information about Attend see their website.

Want to find out more?

The Royal Sussex County Hospital is a vital part of our Community. There are lots of ways you can get involved with supporting it. Contact us to find out more.