Association of British Scrabble Players

The ABSP Committee

The ABSP Committee comprises the volunteers listed below. They come from all over the UK and meet once every three or four months, either face to face or via Skype, and keep in constant contact via email.

Click on the names below to find out more about each person.

The Committee is currently looking for someone to be a part of the promotions team. If you are a member of ABSP and interested in filling this role, or feel you have any other skills to offer and want more information, please email

 Honorary President

 Gyles Brandreth

 Committee Officers

 Amy Byrne
 Laura Finley
 Peter Ashurst

- Chairman
- Secretary
- Treasurer

 Committee Members

 Anand Buddhdev
 Elie Dangoor
 Allan Simmons
 Natalie Zolty
 Wayne Kelly
 Mike Whiteoak
 Bob Violett
 Sue Bowman
 Lynne Riley
 Sarah Stokes
 Craig Beevers
 Rick Blakeway

- Technical Officer
- WESPA Liaison
- Development Manager
- Magazine Editor
- Publications Officer
- Tournament Coordinator
- Chair of Tournament Organisers' Forum
- Membership Secretary
- Youth Scrabble Officer
- BMSC Coordinator
- Webmaster
- Clubs Coordinator

Data Protection Act: In joining the ABSP I accept that personal information relating to Scrabble, including my rating and my photograph, may appear on the ABSP website and in ABSP publications. I accept that the ABSP will not be responsible for use or misuse of personal information.

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