Rob Lyon, Di Lyon, Nigel Way MBE
Ed Welch
LIFETIME PATRONS - former Chairs
Liz Flower, Rob Lyon, Pam Braakenburg, Robin Foale

LIFETIME PATRONS - Former Committee

Alan Depledge, Barbara Bardwell, Barbara Hall, Brenda Reach, Debby Kimble, Hilary Day, Irene Evans, Jan Nott, Jane Williams, Jeremy Wilson, John Kimble, Jilly Judd,  Jilly Tucker, Julie Archer, Julie Moores, Marilyn Bird, Marte Lavender, Melanie Hughes-Jones, Mo Preece, Nick Crosley, Peter Conisbee, Sophie Rae, Rokie Shiffner, Val Depledge

Acknowledgements 2024

Sound & Tech

The sound system and lighting for Bays Brewery Mainstage
(Bandstand) is supplied by Chris Welch from Prosoundandlight, Exeter.  Our sincere thanks go to him and his sound technicians Ben, Rowland and Chloe.  Our thanks also to Luke Adams
and Clockwork Audio


Our thanks go to Ben Malley and his crew from Insonify Ltd. for the sound systems at Bayards Cove Fort and in the Market Square.


Our thanks to Rev. Dr. Andrew Langley, the Church Wardens and staff of St Saviour’s for the use of the church.


Devon Contract Waste

Our thanks to Simon Almond and his team for kindly supplying the “Zero to Landfill” service across all our external venues.


AMPlifyME of Devon

Thanks to Guy Collins and AMPlifyME, website designers for Dart Music Festival, for hosting our website.


Luke Chase, of FrontFlip studios

Sincere thanks go to Luke for working with us for the last 18 months on the development of the brilliant DMF App


Dartmouth Town Council

With many thanks for all their support and for the grant to help cover some of our enormous costs.

Dartmouth Yacht Club

Huge thanks for hosting this year’s Acoustic Cafe and for hosting all the DMF meetings over the year.

The Flavel

We are very grateful for the Flavel’s willingness to come on board with DMF and to Lesley, Mike, Tara and their team for making this new partnership work.

Special Thanks to

Adrian TQ Print & Design

Alan Heard

Bays Brewery

Christopher Helyer

Dart Harbour &

      Navigation Authority

Dartmouth Academy

Dartmouth Town Council

Devon & Cornwall


Daisy Littler

DMF Foundation

English Heritage

Erica & Tim Mear

Hilary Day

Ian Brass of Stagerent

Michael Sutton’s Cellar

Phil & Jan Hulme

South Hams

District Council

Robin Foale

Dartmouth Fine Foods

Rob Chandler

Cows in Clover

Mary Nightingale

Tim Hailstone

Elly Wentworth

Bugford Nurseries

The caretaking staff
      @ the Guildhall

Mayor David Wells
Claire Gillo

Steve McMillan

Mark Simpson
Andy Birss @

The Dartmouth Arms

Jon Walker @

The Wheelhouse

Kevin Smith @ Paydoughme
The Old Dartmothian

A huge thanks to all our wonderful collectors for their bucket shaking, enthusiasm and fabulousness!