West End Sports & Social Club

About the Charity

The Oakley Institute (WESSC) has been built three times:


Organisation Charity

The objects of the charity are to provide sporting and social facilities for the benefit of the inhabitants of the Parish of Esher (West End), Surrey.

The governing document is the Lease and Trust Deed dated 26th November 1971.


There are currently 10 trustees, four of whom were elected at the AGM of the Institute held in May 2015 and one of whom (Ruth Loveridge) was elected at an EGM of the Institute held 11 September 2015:

Eric Strange (Chairman)

Rachel Gee

Allen Palmer

Paul Fernandes

Ruth Loveridge

In accordance with the terms of the Lease and Trust Deed two trustees are appointed by West End Cricket Club, two trustees are appointed by the football clubs and one trustee is appointed by the Parochial Church Council. Current appointees are:

Michael Bacon

Marc Townsend

West End Cricket Club

Neil O'Halleran

AFC West End Football Club

Keith Harris

AFC West End Football Club

Peter Bedford

Parochial Church Council

West End Cricket Club