A copy of the Countryside Alliance Annual Report and accountsare available to download below:
Financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2018
Financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2017
Annual Report 2017
Financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2016
Annual Report 2016
Board Election Profiles
Two current board members, Richard Fry and Andrew Ogg, met the qualifying requirements and as such have been re-elected unopposed.
Andrew Ogg, Nottinghamshire
Andrew is a whipper-in, trail-layer and treasurer of the East Lincs Bassets. He hunts mounted with several Lincolnshire/Midlands packs and is also a member of a local rifle-range, shooting in large- and small-bore competitions. Other interests include military history and astronomy.
Andrew has been a Countryside Alliance Member since 1983 and is a former committee member of North & Mid Lincolnshire and South Lincolnshire Committees. As a volunteer he helped on show stands; talked to the media and commented on accounting and charity law issues.
A self-employed chartered accountant, Andrew works with a wide range of rural clients. He has a zoology degree from Durham University and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1992 with subsequent experience in business and practice.
Andrew is a former member of village Parish Council and has worked for Vote OK at constituency level from 2005 and as director for Lincolnshire from 2014.
Richard Fry, Dorset
Richard is a subscriber to the Blackmore & Sparkford Vale Hunt and hunts on a regular basis. He previously hunted with the Cattistock Hunt and has hunted continuously for over 30 years along with his wife and four children. As well as hunting, Richard enjoys deer stalking in Scotland and ran a pheasant shoot on his land in Dorset. He farms mainly beef cattle. He is involved in racing with his son, Harry Fry, the National Hunt trainer, and Eventing through his daughter, Rosie Fry.
He is also a chartered accountant and owns and runs a property company in London. Also a member of the CLA and GWCT amongst other organisations, Richard has been County Chairman of the Dorset and South West Wilts CA Committee since 2010 and has been involved with the Alliance for over 20 years.
As Chairman of the CA point-to-point at Badbury Rings for five years, he raised an average of £20,000 each year. Richard has also helped raise considerable sums for the Alliance by chairing the committees for the Present Finder Ball and Minterne Midsummer Blast in Dorset. In 2014 Richard was awarded the Goodson-Wickes Trophy for services to the Countryside Alliance.