Volunteer as a trustee

If you think becoming a Trustee might be for you we have listed below the some of the things you would be involved in:

What does it mean to be a trustee ?

General responsibilities

• To ensure that Bristol Playbus complies with its governing document, charity law, company law and any other relevant legislation or regulations 
• To ensure that Bristol Playbus pursues its objects as defined in its governing document 
• To ensure Bristol Playbus applies its resources exclusively in pursuance of its objects 
• To contribute actively to the board of trustees’ role in giving firm strategic direction to Bristol Playbus setting overall policy, defining goals and setting targets and evaluating performance against agreed targets 
• To safeguard the good name and values of Bristol Playbus, and act as an ambassador of Bristol Playbus
• To ensure the effective and efficient administration of Bristol Playbus 
• To ensure the financial stability of Bristol Playbus 
• Other issues in which the trustee has special expertise.

Minimum Commitment of Trustees
• To attend monthly general meetings and one Annual General Meeting per year. 
• Carry out any agreed actions assigned to you as a named individual or to Trustees in general.
• To be honest and truthful to the best of your ability.

Call or email us for more information:

Office – 0117 9551561
Ruth Patchett –


You can download the following:


Management Committee/Trustees

Name Date joined Date left
Jessica Sellick   6 Mar 2015
Pat Foster   3 Dec 2014
Claire Dowling   6 Mar 2015
Sue Russell 3 Dec 2014
June Aland 3 Dec 2014
Ruth Patchett 4 Feb 2015  
Liz Bryant 6 Mar 2015  
Wendy Sharp 1 April 2015  
Vin Callan 1 April 2015  
Mary-Jane Wiltshire 1 April 2015  
Phil Wiltshire 1 April 2015  
Claire Wyndyatt
Tom Williams
Bridget O’Brien
Giles Smith
Nikki Cox
1 April 2015
Oct 2015
14 Jan 2016
14 Jan 2016
30 June 2016