John Enwtistle OBE

John is President of Friends of the Lake District, Emeritus Trustee of the Royal Academy Development Trust and former Chairman of Patrons of the RA Schools.

He is a keen supporter of the Cumbrian arts including the Lakes Arts Society and Lakeland Arts.

A water-colourist in his own right he is also a keen collector of contemporary art.

Harriet Fraser

Poet and landscape artist Harriet is Patron of Friends of the Lake District and along, with partner Rob Fraser, forms somewhere-nowhere a creative partnership using photography, poetry, art, walking and research focused on sensitive environments and cultures.

Her work has been exhibited in many locations, including Grizedale Forest, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, ONCA, Great North Museum, Royal Geographical Society, Royal College of Art and Wordsworth Museum.

Philip Cropper

Philip is currently Chair of Art Fund Cumbria, Friends of the Lake District Trustee and wildlife film-maker.

Sarah Jane Campbell