The History of Snowdrop

The Founders of the Trust - Diana Levantine, Frank Snell and Kate Shaw photographed being presented with the first cheque donation given to Snowdrop.

Our Trustees

Diana Levantine

Chairman and Co-Founder

Diana trained in the 1960's as an Orthopaedic and State Registered Nurse. Following a trip to Australia, where she worked for a year...

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Dr Marco Cavaroli

Vice Chairman

Dr Marco Cavaroli has been a GP at Arundel Surgery for over 20 years and trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology....

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Valerie Seddon


Valerie has lived in West Sussex for 40 years and is married with two adult sons and three grandchildren. Val...

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Caroline Bechelet-Carter


Caroline trained as a state registered nurse and worked as a Critical Care Nurse both in the UK and abroad. She later trained...

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Nick Cockram


Nick is semi-retired with a history of senior appointments with Hewlett Packard, Mars Corporation and De La Rue, where...

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Tony Jago


Tony is married with three adult sons and is also a grandparent. Recently retired from a career in the motor industry...

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James Tickell


James is a Chartered Accountant, semi-retired after over thirty years in practice locally handling predominantly business recovery...

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Our Supporters

Our Patrons

Rt Rev Bishop Richard Moth

Bishop of Arundel and Brighton

Rt Rev Dr Martin Warner

Bishop of Chichester

Dame Patricia Routledge DBE


Tommy Boyd

BBC Broadcaster and Radio Presenter

Lord Herbert of The South Downs

Nick is also a former Member of Parliament

Hugh Dennis

Comedian, Actor, Writer and TV Presenter

Mary Bowerman

Co Founder of The Bowerman Charitable Trust, alongside late husband David Bowerman