Meet the team who work hard at organising and running the rally!


Officials NameRole 
Steve WaggettClerk of the Course
PR and Media Manager
Contact Steve
Andy SmithEvent Safety Officer
Safety Radio Co-ordinator
Deputy Clerk of the Course
Contact Andy
Graham ParkerSafety Car Team Leader
Deputy Clerk of the Course
Dave BrodieChief Marshal 
Richard CookeEntries Secretary
Secretary of the Meeting
Contact Richard
Gareth AdamsStage Set-Up Team Leader 
Katie BellinghamSign On/Pre Event Activities/Start & Finish Co-ordinator 
Les BellinghamSign On/Pre Event Activities/Start & Finish Co-ordinator 
Lee MoodyService Area Co-ordinator 
Joe Hutchinson, Oliver WaggettWebsite and Social Media 
Nick GeorgeI.T. Manager and Web Master 
Lindsay Burnip, Jon Binns, Karen WhittamStage Commanders 
TCS ResultsResults 
Richard BlackshawChief Timekeeper 

Latest News

Jaguar XJ-S to compete in Kielder Forest Rally

Ed Abbott has an impressive history in motorsport competing on stage rallies but mostly road rallies throughout the late 70’s and early 80’s. He would also found Abbott Racing Motorsport [...]

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Falstone stage returns to 2024 route

Absent from the 2023 Kielder Forest Rally route the classic Falstone stage returns in 2024. The stage is based north of Kielder dam above the village the stage is named [...]

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Regulations are now available for 2024

Regulations for the 2024 Kielder Forest Rally are now available at Once again, we will be based in the market town of Hexham midway between Newcastle and Carlisle on [...]

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