Meet The Trustees

Hugo Vickers
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Hugo Vickers DL is an accomplished historian and author and the Trust's Chairman.


Hugo has been promoting Walkways since 1977 and has written many interesting and popular books including ‘A Walk for The Queen’ explaining the story behind the first two Walkways in London.

Kath Quigley
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Kath Quigley has worked previously as the Assistant Commissioner for the Australian Tax Office and is now a change managemnet specialist in Australia.


Kath is particularly supporting the development of the Trust with her extensive financial management experience and organisational skills to ensure good governance and to give confidence to supporters.  She is also a keen hiker in the great outdoors.


Jenny Knight
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Jenny Knight helped coordinate the delivery of the Trust's Jubilee Greenway in London during 2012.  


Her operational experience and understanding of how to make Walkways a reality is a great support for the Trust.


Jenny currently lives in Windsor, also home of The Queen's Walkway.

Meet The Team

Jim Walker
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Jim Walker is The Trust's CEO leading the day to day planning and implementation of new Walkways. He started life as a ranger and then promoted National Trails in Britain before setting up the international consultancy and conference series Walk21.

Bronwen Thornton
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Bronwen Thornton is a walkability expert with Walk21 and supports the Trust to make sure all the walkways are as accessible, safe and attractive as possible.  As well as managing the day to day legal and financial operations of the Trust she sits on several international forums and supports cities around the world to better meet the needs of people who walk.


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© 2018 The Outdoor Trust is a charity registered in England and Wales (1148702) and a company limited by guarantee in England and Wales (8130120). 


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