Who are we?

Four people studying plans on site
Prof Chris Dyer, vising the Campden House Dig

The President of Chipping Campden History Society:

Professor Christopher Dyer, Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Leicester.

Professor Dyer has a special interest in developments in society in the medieval period.  His publications include books on medieval history with particular reference to life and society, including a Moreton-in-Marsh wool merchant, John Heritage, concentrating on the dynamics of a society, economy and landscape at a crucial stage in the emergence of the modern world.  He is a Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of Historical Research, University of London.

He is Vice President of the Agricultural History Society and the Society for Medieval Archaeology, Medieval Settlement Research Group; and Chairman of the Leicestershire Victoria County History Trust Executive Committee.  He is also currently Chairman of the Dugdale Society and President of the Worcestershire Historical Society.


Carol Jackson, a former Chairman of CADHAS and currently Query Co-ordinator.

Carol co-ordinates responses to the many enquiries that come in from all over the world. She is also the Editor of ‘Signpost’, the CCHS Journal – email your contributions for publication to signpost@chippingcampdenhistory.org.uk .

Robert (Bob) Montgomery

Our Chairman, Bob Montgomery, has died after a short illness in December 2020.  Bob became Chairman in 2017.


Chairman: to be announced
Vice Chairman: (vacant)
Secretary: Vin Kelly
Treasurer: Alan Barclay
Archive Co-ordinator: Judith Ellis
Programme: Ann Hettich
Jennifer Fox
(Judy Barclay – non Committee)
Other members:
Sue Badger, Nick Woodward


To contact anyone on the Committee, please email enquiries@chippingcampdenhistory.org.uk or phone the Archive Room and leave a message – 01386 848840

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CCHS Constitution


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