The Finchampstead Society

The Jones VC Trophy

Jones VC Trophy

In 1984 Col. and Mrs Jones granddaughter, Mrs Ruth de Courcey-Ireland, then 80 years old, gave the bowl to The Finchampstead Society, as a trophy to be presented each year to a person or persons who had made a significant voluntary contribution to the local community. First awarded in 1985

The Jones VC Trophy

Holders of The Jones VC Trophy

  1. 2020 Kate Barrie
  2. 2019 Felicity Workman
  3. 2018 Audrey Metcalfe
  4. 2017 Richard & Sarah Owen
  5. 2016 Ed & Sue Sampson
  6. 2015 Miss Beverley Kemp
  7. 2014 Mr Neil Doody
  8. 2013 Wendy & Keith Graham
  9. 2011 Mr Sydney Paulden
  10. 2010 Mr Jim Gallagher
  11. 2009 Trophy refurbishment
  12. 2008 Dr Dallyn Salter
  13. 2007 Mr Wally Chapman
  14. 2006 Mr Ian Adnams
  15. 2005 Mr Ken Chapman
  16. 2004 Maurice & Christine Driver
  17. 2003 Mrs Lauraine Newcombe
  18. 2002 Edward & Wendy Bickerdike
  19. 2001 Miss Joan Betts OBE
  20. 2000 Mr John Asteraki
  21. 1999 Jack & Christine Francis
  22. 1998 Mrs Carolyn Fox
  23. 1997 Mrs Betty Adnams
  24. 1996 Mrs Anne McKay
  25. 1995 Miss Armorel Billing
  26. 1994 Mrs Muriel Long
  27. 1993 Mrs M. Henderson
  28. 1992 Mr Bert Vile
  29. 1991 Mrs Joyce Hull
  30. 1990 Mrs Mollie Harle
  31. 1989 Dr & Mrs George Hadfield
  32. 1988 Mr & Mrs John Colbeck
  33. 1987 Miss Helen Taylor
  34. 1986 Mrs Freda Dalby
  35. 1985 The Beer Family

Jones VC Trophy 2020 awarded to
Kate Barrie

Kate Barrie holding the trophy

Kate was awarded the Jones VC Trophy for 2020 because of her tireless work on and off Committee organising, promoting and supporting many Finchampstead Society events, as a Founder Member of Friendly Finches which has brought enormous pleasure to the elderly of the village, her other voluntary work in the community and as a focal point, with her family, for the village through the shop.

Jones VC Trophy Colonel Jones

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