Our Trustees

Chairman/Events Officer – David Sessions

David co-ordinates fundraising events for The Forgotten Heroes. He is a former serving Regimental Signals Warrant Officer within Special Forces. Permanently disabled on service , he is now retired and lives in his home town of Leeds, where he also chairs his local Neighbourhood Watch group spanning 400 residents and is vice-chairman of the Residents’ Association.

David is also a mentor for work experience students from Leeds City College and Leeds Trinity University Horsforth, with the students coming from the I.T and business courses.

Fundraising Officer – John Ward

John also manages fundraising initiatives. He is currently serving in the Territorial Army in 299 Parachute Squadron Royal Engineers based in Wakefield with a combined service of over 28 years to date. John works in the oil and gas industry in the North Sea off the coast of Aberdeen and volunteers as an employment mentor.

John has 3 children, Connie, Charlotte and Jonathan.

Vice Chairman- Brett Muscroft

Brett is a Army vetran of 21 and half years. Brett served as a CPL with 1 PWO he has served in Northern Ireland, Norway, Africa, Canada, Germany, Bosnia, and Iraq.
Brett is also The Chairman of The Crusader Forces Support Group MCC.A motorcycle club made up of vetrans and civilian supporters who’s aim is to help improve lives of vetrans and work closely with TFH to achive there goal.
Brett is from Castleford and also works in our Castleford office

Secretary -Andrew Scarfe

Andy is the Secretary of the Forgotten Heroes. Andy is from Castleford and works at our Castleford office.
He is a carer for his mum and also works part time.
Andy is also a member of The Crusaders FSG MCC

Trustee-Graham Waddington

Graham is a veteran who now works in care.
Graham is also the Vice Chairman of The Crusaders FSG MCC

Trustee-Donna Scarfe

Donna Scarfe has worked at Burberry in castleford for 8 years.
Donna is married to Andrew (andy)Scarfe.
Aswell as been a Trustee donna aslo gives her time up to help with TFH stall and tombola that helps us with fundraising

Trustee-Lee Culley

Lee is also a veteran who Served from 2001-2008 with the 1st Battalion Welsh Guards, on operations including, op fresco (fire strikes) Northern Ireland, Iraq, Kosovo.
Then served 2010-2012 with the 1st Battalion Yorkshire Regiment, Serving with Brett Muscroft over Germany serving the servicing bay providing maintenance to ensure vehicles remained roadworthy and safe for operations, and also vehicle recovery,
Lee is also the Secretary of The Crusaders FSG MCC

Trustee-Doreen Gaskin

Doreen lives in castleford and helps out in the Castleford office.
She makes her own jewlary as a hobby and gives up her time to help out on the tombola and the stall raising funds for TFH

Trustee-Rickey Walshaw

Rickey is a trained Electritian who is self employed and lives in Castleford.
Rickey is the Treasurer of The Crusaders FSG MCC and also the handy man of the group.
He is married and has two children

Trustee-Anita Burton

Child welfare officer for Barnsley Council, she has three children all serving in the RAF David, John and Katrina.