BGS Council

BGS Council


Presidential Team

            President                             President Elect               Immediate Past President   


             Dr Jonny Bax                                    Richard Corlett                                      Dr Jon Moorby




Honorary Treasurer                   Honorary Secretary

Helen Mathieu                                              Liz Genever

National Members                                                                                                                                

Piers Badnell              Francis Dunne                Phil Murray                                                                         

Have you considered the idea of becoming a Trustee of BGS?
Most people have some skills, knowledge or experience which they can bring to a charity. Trustees should have:
• A strong personal commitment to the charity's aims and objectives.
• MUST be a member of BGS or a nominated representative of an organization or company that is a member.
• Over 18 years of age.

For full details on becoming a BGS Trustee please click here.

Regional Council Members


Scotland                                 Northern Ireland                                      Northern

Donald Barrie                                        Drew McConnell                                              Tony Hoile                                                                              

Wales                                       West Midlands                                    East Midlands

Jeff Evans                                          James Betherton                                               Hannah Shirt       


East                                            South East                                           South West

Liz Genever                                          Becky Miles                                                   James Coumbe                                                                                                                                                    

Federation of Welsh Grassland Societies (FWGS)



Charlie Morgan




BGS Members BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.

Local Societies

BGS Members Use our Local Society directory to locate your nearest societies, information resources and experts on grassland farming and foraging.