Meet the Board at the VPCC

Victoria Park Community Centre has a friendly and supportive team running every aspect of the centre. We appreciate their hard work and introduce them here so you can get additional support or a friendly greeting when you arrive.



Mick Lerry – Chairman of the Board of Directors   Mick started his working life in Engineering, before training to become a teacher. Mick taught for 22 years in a Bridgwater Secondary School. Mick is an elected councillor for  Bridgwater Town Council, representing Victoria Ward.  Mick enjoys working with the other Board Directors and the community in the development of the Centre as an important hub for all its users.


Ivor Butt Director Ivor was born in Bridgwater and has served as a committee member and now Board member for about 10 years.

Ivor’s main hobby is gardening and he is the proud keeper of two allotments. It’s no surprise that Ivor has served on the committee of the Bridgwater Allotment Tenants Association for the last 15 years as Vice Chair, Chair and for the past 8 years as president. He also enthusiastically helps and supports The Marketeers carnival club.


Cathy Burbidge Director Cathy has lived in Sedgemoor for the last 30 years

Cathy has been involved with the Victoria Centre since its opening as, at the time, she was the chair of the Bridgwater and District Credit Union which had its main office at the centre before it became Somerset Credit union . She is well aware of all the challenges involved in setting up the centre. She has since become a member of the board.

Our Other Board members are

Lynn Mead , Susan Garfton, Lance Duddridge, Julia Cordina, Loise Russ, Elizabeth Marsh


The Charity’s full details can be found Here and the company details can be found Here 

Meet the Victoria Community Centre Team