Committee

The Leicestershire and Rutland Blood Bikes General Committee is made up of:

Oliver Cufflin (Chairman) – chairman@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Ollie is responsible for the group as a whole, making sure we achieve what we set out to do and sweeping up loose ends as we go along.

Ebrahim Ahmed (Treasurer / Supporter Co-ordinator) – treasurer@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Ebrahim is the supporter co-ordinator. He looks after the supporters and is our first point of contact for anyone thinking of volunteering with us.

Richard Collyer (Operations Manager) – operations@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Richard will be responsible for day to day operational issues once we are live, looking after driver and co-ordinator rotas, bike servicing & repair, chasing paperwork and all the other items that come with running a fleet of vehicles.

Tom Irving  (Events Co-ordinator) –  events@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Tom is heading up our fund raising events team. If you have any ideas for future events, or feedback on recent events please drop him a mail.
If you would be willing to host an event, or are running a gala, fete and the like and would like Leicestershire and Rutland Blood Bikes to be at your event please get in touch with Tom

Mark Sampson  (collection ‘tins’ at venues) –  enquiries@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Mark is helping get our yellow collection “tins” into coffee shops, retail outlets, pubs and the like. Mark and the team visit locations willing to host a “tin” and make sure the tin is collected when full. If you are interested in having a collecting tin on our behalf at your venue please drop us an email and Mark will get in touch with you

Dick Bowers  (Milk Bank team) –  milkteam@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Dick leads our work with the Birmingham Women’s Hospital and supports the collection and delivery of donated breast milk.  If you have any queries about this part of our work drop Dick an email.
Alternatively any mothers interested in donating milk can contact Birmingham Women’s Hospital on 0121 623 6870 and talk to them about how the hospital organises donating and collections. Web site for the hospital is www.bwhct.nhs.uk/ 

Schools Team –  schoolsteam@lrbloodbikes.org.uk
Elaine Bivins / Nigel Wand / Roger Williams will be visiting schools in Leicestershire and Rutland to share the news about our group and explain to children what a Blood Bike group does.
If you would like them to be part of an assembly or a school project then drop them a mail and they will get in touch with you