Who's Who

Eric Chappell - Patron

Eric took up full time writing in 1973 after his first stage play, The Banana Box was produced at the Apollo Theatre, London. It later inspired the classic series Rising Damp winner of the BAFTA Award for Best Situation Comedy.

In 1979 Eric's screen version won the Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy. Eric's other television successes include The Squirrels, The Bouncer, Only when I Laugh, Home to Roost and Duty Free.

Eric has written over 200 television comedy scripts and more than a dozen stage plays which are performed Worldwide. He is unquestionably one of the top writers of comedy in Britain and so St Peter's Hill Players is rightfully proud to have him as our Patron.

Gary Cadwallader - Chairman

Tony Hine - Treasurer


Lesley Sparrow - Secretary

Briony Sparrow -Vice Secratery

Suzanne Webb

Dawn Cadwallader- Marketing

Dave Barratt