Council

The Highland Cattle Society consists of President, Vice President, Past President and 12 council members from throughout the United Kingdom. Approximately 6 meetings are held throughout the year. If you need assistance or have anything you wish to raise please contact your local council member.

Highland Breed

Presidents, Secretary & Treasurer

Tom Thomson

Tom Thomson

Past President

Craighaugh Cottage, Hillside Road, Barrhead, Glasgow G78 1ES

Tel (H): 0141 881 1538  Tel (M): 07881 913010

Email: tom@woodneuk.com

Sir James Paice (Jim)

Vice President

Snailbridge House, The Moor, Fordham, Ely CB7 5LU

Tel (H): 01638 721526

Email: paicejim@gmail.com

Gordon McConachie

Gordon McConachie

President

Cuilgrianan, Mill of Newton, Insch, Aberdeenshire AB52 6SN

Tel (H): 01464 851294

Email: gord.ali@btopenworld.com

David Hyland

Secretary & Treasurer

Stirling Agricultural Centre, Stirling, , FK9 4RN

 Tel (W): 01786 446866 

Email: David@highlandcattlesociety.com

Elected 2018

Robert Phillip

Retires 2021

Green Farm, Hellifield, Skipton, N Yorkshire BD23 4LA

 Tel (M): 01729 850217

Email: info@hellifieldhighlandbeef.co.uk

Roy Tylden Wright Abel

Roy Tylden Wright Abel

Retires 2021

Uvie Farm Roundhouse, Newtonmore, , Inverness-shire PH20 1BS

 Tel (M): 07811 322722

Email: roy.tylden.wright@gmail.com

David Keys

David Keys

Retires 2021

Ellery Cottage, Isle of Kerrera, , Oban PA34 4SX

 Tel (M): 07772991582

Email: dandkkeys@gmail.com

Peter Smith

Peter Smith

Retires 2021

Stockley Hill Farm, Peterchurch, , Herefordshire HR2 0ST

Tel (H): 01981 550604

Email: pasmith2009@hotmail.co.uk

Elected 2016

Angus MacGillivray

Angus MacGillivray

Retires 2019

Old Post Office, Dalmally, , Argyll PA33 1AA

 Tel (M): 07917 070344

Email: angus.macgillivray@argyll-bute.gov.uk

John Singer

John Singer

Retires 2019

Kintore House, Auchenblae, Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire AB30 1TS

 Tel (M): 07786 396504

Email: jockfaetheblae@hotmail.com

Robert Tedbury

Robert Tedbury

Retires 2019

Fold View, Church Farm, Hardham, Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 1LB

 Tel (M): 07803 087213

Email: robert.tedbury@btinternet.com

Elected 2017

Angus MacKay

Angus MacKay

Retires 2020

Tigh Cuileann, Achnagoul, By Inverary, Argyll PA32 8XT

 Tel (M): 07810 785 078

Email: caledoniancowboy@me.com

Craig Finnie

Craig Finnie

Retires 2020

, Richmondhill House, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire AB42 3JW

Tel (H): 07710 511 582

Email: craig@finnie4x4.com

Jacky Harrison

Jacky Harrison

Retires 2020

Reilth Top, Bishops Moat, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5LL

Tel (H): 01588 630 666

Email: Jackyharrison51@hotmail.com

William MacLean

William MacLean

Retires 2020

Inverglen, Barcaldine, By Oban, Argyll PA37 1SG

 Tel (M): 07789 670 264