Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League

Haig House 199 Borough High Street London SE1 1AA
Tel: 020 3207 2413    Fax:
+44 (0)800 298 3394
Website:   Registered Charity No. 1174874

Office  Holders

Her Majesty The Queen

Grand President
General The Lord Richards of Herstmonceux GCB CBE DSO DL

Deputy Grand President 
Major General Mitch Mitchell CB MBE 

Secretary General
Lieutenant Colonel CF Warren

Controller Finance
Major David Thompson

Controller Welfare and Grants
Squadron Leader Tim Burt

Programme Manager
Colonel B Pasan Kularatne

Office Manager
Mrs Mari Gordon-Roe

Finance and Welfare Officer
Mrs Camilla John

Hon Treasurer
Mr JM Archer

Chairman Welfare Committee
Brigadier JCL King MBE

Hon Recorder
Colonel MJ Winarick OBE

Hon Legal Adviser
Mr TEJ Case

Hon Medical Adviser
Major General DS Jolliffe CB FRCP

Vice-Presidents For Life
General Sir Sam Cowan KCB CBE
Mr PB Mitford-Slade OBE

Past Grand Presidents
2015-2019     His Royal Highness The Duke of York KG
His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh KG KT
1946-1974     Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Mountbatten of Burma  
1936-1946     Field Marshal Lord Milne
1927-1936     Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Jellicoe
1921-1927     Field Marshal The Earl Haig


The Rt Hon Sir Malcolm Rifkind KCMG QC

The Rt Hon The Lord Astor of Hever DL

Adam Fleming

Frederick Forsyth CBE

Lady Getty

Nicola Horlick

Field Marshal The Hon Lord Inge KG GCB PC DL

Dame Penelope Keith DBE DL


RCEL - Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League - Registered Charity No. 1174874 - Haig House, 199 Borough High Street, London SE1 1AA, United Kingdom - Telephone +44 (0)20 3207 2413

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