Life Membership is awarded by the Committee to those members who have made an important and significant contribution to the work of the Festival over several years.

Pat Forrester-Bennett Anne Cleves Mavis Kettlewell

Friends and Benefactors

Our Festival affords opportunities for hundreds of young people from our local area to enjoy the Performing Arts and to develop their skills. The Friends and Benefactors Scheme provides essential support for the Festival’s activities, not least in financial terms.

We invite you to join us and support Taunton Festival of the Arts. We offer two categories:-

Friends: Minimum donation £20

Benefactors: Minimum donation £60

Benefactors will have a reduction of 25% in the ticket price for all the Taunton Young Musician and Taunton Young Singer competitions.

All Friends and Benefactors will be acknowledged on the web site and in the programmes. You will receive regular updates about events by either email or post.

Paying your subscription:

Cheque payable to Taunton Festival of the Arts and send to:- TFA, Cranford, Bishops Hull, Taunton, TA1 5EW

If you would prefer to pay by bank transfer please contact us and we will send you details.

Friends and Benefactors of the Festival


Andrew Carter Michael Chapman Gwynneth Flitters

Gillian Greig Jefferson Horsley Keith Jones

Harold Mead Gill Parker Martin Parker

Diana Rees Alan Reeve Elisabeth Walters

Ian Shattock Helen Shattock


Audrey Axford Chris Ball Mrs D Bradley

Linda Marshall Cole Mr C Cutting Mr & Mrs R Foster

David Greig Mrs A Hague Rosemary Lea

Music on the Quantocks Ron Roberts Eilleen Tipper

Ann Vosper Katy Davies