Guest Speakers

A list of guest speakers at the Annual Lloyd’s Golf Club dinners;

 

Year
Guest Speakers
1920
Admiral of the Fleet Sir Doveton Sturdee, Bt.,K.C.B., K.C.M.G., C.V.O. & The Rt. Hon. the Lord Riddell
1921
Charles Howard Esq
1922
Vice Admiral Sir Roger Keyes, Bt., K.C.B., K.C.V.O., C.M.G., D.S.O.
1923
Admiral of the Fleet The Rt. Hon. the Earl Beatty, G.C.B., O.M., G.C.V.O., D.S.O., P.C.
1924
Robert Harris, Esq
1925
The Rt. Hon. Sir John Simon, K.C.V.O., O.B.E., K.C., M.P.
1926
A. Fairfax Luxmoore, Esq., K.C.
1927
Sir Ernest Wild, K.C.
1928
Lt. Col. J.T.C. Moore-Brabazon, M.C., M.P.
1929
Maj. Gen. Sir John Rose Bradford, K.C.M.G., C.B. C.B.E., M.D.
1930
Bernard Darwin
1931
H.D.G. Leveson- Gower, Esq
1932
No Dinner
1933
The Hon, Mr Justice Langton, O.B.E.
1934
Sir Alfred Hamilton Grant, Bt., K.C.S.I., K.C.I.E.
1935
The Rt. Hon. Sir John Simon, G.C.S.I., K.C.V.O., O.B.E., K.C., M.P.
1936
Bernard Darwin Esq
1937
The Most Hon, the Marquis of Willingdon, G.C.S.I., G.C.M.G., G.C.I.E., P.C.
1938
The Rt. Hon. Edward Burgin, L.L.D., M.P.
1939
G.D. Roberts, Esq., K.C.
1940 -1948
No Dinners
1949
Air Chief Marshal Sir Philip Joubert de la Ferte, K.C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O & The Rt. Hon. the Lord Morton, M.C., P.C.
1950
The Rt. Hon. Sir Raymond Evershed, Master of the Rolls & General The Rt. Hon. the Lord Ismay, G.C.B., C.H., D.S.O.
1951
Henry Longhurst, Esq. & The Most Hon. the Marquis of Reading, C.B.E., C.B.E., M.C.,T.D.,K.C., D.L.
1952
C.F.H. Gough, Esq., M.C., T.D., M.P. & The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Birkett.
1953
C.D. Aavold, Esq., O.B.E., T.D. & The Rt. Hon. the Lord Mancroft, M.B.E., T.D.
1954
Sir G. Russell Vick, Q.C. & Lt. Col. Sir Ronald Ross, Bt., M.C., D.L.
1955
The Rt. Hon. the Viscount Runciman of Doxford, O.B.E., A.F.C. & The Rt. Hon. the Viscount Bruce of Melbourne, C.H., M.C., P.C., F.R.S., L.L.D.
1956
Col. The Rt. Hon. Sir Charles McAndrew, T.D., M.P. & The Hon. Mr Justice Upjohn, C.B.E.
1957
Henry Longhurst, Esq. & The Hon. Charles Russell, Q.C.
1958
Sir James Millard Tucker, Q.C & The Rt. Hon. the Lord Tweedsmuir, O.B.E.
1959
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Morton, M.C.,P.C. & His Excellency The American Ambassador, John H Whitney
1960
Sir Miles Thomas, D.F.C. & Group Captain Douglas Bader, C.B.E., D.S.O., D.F.C.
1961
His Honour Judge J.C. Maude, Q.C. & Henry Longhurst, Esq.
1962
Marshal of the Royal Airforce Sir William Dickson, G.C.B., K.B.E., D.S.O., A.F.C. & Sir Leslie Rowan, K.C.B., C.V.O.
1963
The Rt. Hon. The Viscount Cobham, G.C.M.G., T.D. & P.B. Laddie Lucas, Esq. D.S.O., D.F.C.
1964
Sir Archibald Forbes, G.B.E. & Sir George Harvie-Watt
1965
Henry Longhurst, Esq. & C.J. Chataway Esq., M.P.
1966
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Kilmarnock, M.B.E. & The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Russell
1967
The Hon. Mr Justice Melford Stevenson & W.W. Ruff, Esq., D.L.
1968
The Very Rev. Martin Sullivan, Dean of St. Paul’s & T.H.Tilling, Esq.
1969
G.A. Hill, Esq., D.S.O. & The Hon. William Douglas-Home
1970
The Rt. Hon. William Whitelaw, M.C., M.P. & His Honour Judge Edward Clarke, Q.C.
1971
T.C. Harvey, Esq., C.V.O., D.S.O. & Ian Wallace, Esq.
1972
His Honour Judge Carl Aarvold, O.B.E., & T.D. & Brian Johnston, Esq, M.C.
1973
Sir Ian Stewart, B.S.c. & Sir Patrick Macrory
1974
Sir Oliver Chesterton, M.C. & Sir Godfrey Agnew, K.C.V.O.
1975
J.J. Warr, Esq. & The Reverend Richard Tydeman, M.A.
1976
The Hon. Mr Justice Griffiths, M.C. & F.A.W. Peregrine, Esq.
1977
T.C. Harvey, C.V.O., D.S.O. & F.N. Crozier, Esq.
1978
L.R. St. J. Scott Esq & A.H.A. Dibbs, Esq
1979
The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Eveleigh & Harry Secombe, Esq. C.B.E.
1980
T.H. Tilling, Esq. & K.H. Chapman, Esq.
1981
A.R. Alexander, Esq. & J.F. Whitfield, Esq., J.P.
1982
His Honour Judge David Tudor-Price, Q.C. & J.M. Souness, Esq.
1983
His Honour Judge James Miskin, Q.C. & Alex Hay, Esq.
1984
The Very Rev. Lawrence Jackson & Canon D. Lewis
1985
J.J. McPartlin, Esq & E.J. Gordon Henry, Esq.
1986
Barry Took, Esq & The Rev. Arthur Quinn
1987
The Hon. Mr. Justice Rougier & Donald Steel, Esq.
1988
W.C. Campbell, Esq & J.R.W. Wild, Esq.
1989
The Rt. Hon. The Lord Deedes, M.C., P.C. & The Rt. Hon. the Lord Griffiths, M.C., P.C.
1990
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Aldington, K.C.M.G., C.B.E., D.S.O., P.C. & Gilbert Gray, Esq., Q.C.
1991
John Matthew, Esq., Q.C. & P.S.W.K. Maclure, Esq.
1992
The Rt. Hon. the Viscount Whitelaw, K.T., C.H., M.C., P.C. & Sir John Milne.
1993
W.G.N. Roach, Esq. & A.R. Cole – Hamilton, Esq., C.B.E.
1994
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Griffiths, M.C., P.C. & T.S.K. Yeo, Esq., M.P.
1995
Mr J.J. Warr & Mr David Welch
1996
Sir Lawrence Verney TD DL & The Very Reverend Colin Semper
1997
Tim Yeo MP & The RT Hon Sir Denis Henry
1998
Denis Silk CBE & Lord Justice Potter
1999
John Beharrell (Captain R&A) & Jeremy Caplan
2000
P.E. Crabtree & D.F. Pappin
2001
Sir Brian Jenkins GBE & Mr John Uzielli
2002
His Honour Judge Simon Coltart & Professor David Purdie
2003
Richard Hartley QC & Sandy Gall CBE
2004
Canon Anthony Whale & Mike Kingsbury
2005
His Honour John Bishop & The Fourballs (Entertainment)
2006
Revd John Witheridge & Jeremy Richardson
2007
Tim Smartt & Philip Truett
2008
Tom Shields QC & Chris Cowdrey
2009
Hamish Ritchie (Captain R&A) & Rupert Butler
2010
Mark Burnyeat & Philip Noel
2011
Donald M.A. Steel & George E. Lloyd Roberts
2012
Duncan A. Goodhew MBE & Barnabas J.Hurst-Bannister
2013
John R. Berger & Joe C.B. Pinnington
2014
Peter Scrivener & Alan Tait
2015
Tim Charlton QC & Professor David Purdie
2016
Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor & Ken Schofield CBE
2017
Stuart McColm & The Lord Nash
2018
Ian Pattinson & His Honour Richard Hayward