Lorna Jenkins

“I’m Lorna and have been a Trustee with EBS for about 13 years, initially as Treasurer, and now I keep the minutes at meetings. I am retired from employment, but originally I taught in infants’ schools, and after a break to raise a family I worked as a bookkeeper.”


Nicky Beach

“My name is Nicky, I am the Funeral Director for AH Rogers & Sons and became a trustee for EBS 2 years ago and I am now the Chairperson for the trustees. Away from the office, I have twins of 19 and a Jack Russell called Ted. I support families through my work and it has been a fantastic opportunity to bring this together with the wonderful work of EBS.”


Val Winstone

“My name is Val and I am the EBS Co-ordinator…I am also a qualified counsellor. Most of my working life has been with children and young people with special needs…I also have a qualification in drama therapy and hypnotherapy. I think EBS provides a much-needed service and am pleased to be part of it. I have two grown-up children of my own…..an understanding husband and a posh cat called Dolly.”


Richard Whineray

“I have been a Trustee and Treasurer for about 8 years. I also get involved with other aspects of the charity as the board require.”


Linda Tyrie

“Hello, my name is Linda and I have been a Trustee of EBS for about 9 years. I look for sources of funding to enable us to keep our costs as low as possible so we can continue to provide our valuable service.”


Nicki Beale

“Nicki has been involved with EBS for 12 years as a trainee, counsellor and Trustee. She is the Secretary of the Organisation and a is proud to be associated with EBS which does such important and vital work in the local community.”