Steering Group

Chair: Julia Aglionby, Foundation for Common Land

Vice Chairs:

  • Robin Milton, Chair Exmoor National Park Authority
  • Christopher Price, CEO Rare Breeds Survival Trust

Current Steering Group Members are:

  • Ewan Allison, Northern Heartlands & University of Dundee
  • Amanda Anderson, Moorland Association
  • Thomas Binns, National Farmers Union Uplands Spokesperson
  • Kevin Bishop, CEO Dartmoor National Park
  • Rob Cooke and Naomi Oakley, Natural England
  • Alastair Driver, Rewilding Britain
  • Janet Dwyer, Countryside and Communities Research Institute
  • Marcus Gilleard, National Trust
  • Anne Gray, Heather Trust
  • Keith Jones, Forestry Commission
  • Helen Radmore, Tenant Farmers Association
  • Mark Reed, Newcastle University
  • Nigel Stone, South West Uplands Network
  • Susan Twining, CLA
  • Steve Trotter, Wildlife Trusts 
  • Patrick Thompson, RSPB
  • Michael Winter, Exeter University

Our Secretariat is kindly provided by Defra through the Future Farming Policy Team and can be contacted at