The Royal Countryside Fund has a small staff team, mostly based in our office in central London. If you have a general enquiry, please email

For all grants enquiries, please email or fill in the form here.

Keith Halstead

Executive Director

Email Helen Day:

Maddy Taylor

Head of Operations
+44 (0)7786 515236

Ellie Burnage

Head of External Affairs
+44 (0)7552 340129

Helen Day

Executive Assistant to Keith Halstead
+44 (0)7990 371158

Beth Summers

Senior Programmes Manager
+44 (0)7551 848892

Helen Rivett

Programme Manager (Farm for the Future)
+44 (0)7529 221696

Clementine Addison-Atkinson

Programme Officer 
+44 (0)7484 532949

Isobelle Delbridge

Farm Support Group Coordinator
+44 (0)7388 138240

Pippa Fry

Rural Communities Engagement Manager
+44 (0)7825 165340

Chloë Goodridge

Senior Communications and Philanthropy Officer
+44 (0)7529 221699

Emily Robinson

Corporate Partnerships Manager
+44 (0)7990 385983 

Ian Johnson

Senior Corporate Partnerships Officer
+44 (0)7341 488121

Paige Munnik

On maternity leave until summer 2025

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