Neil DURDEN-SMITH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1933-08-18
Education Aldenham, BRNC Dartmouth
Books & Publications
Recreations theatre, current affairs, cricket, rugby, golf, reading the newspapers
Clubs MCC, Lord's Taverners, Saints & Sinners, I Zingari, Free Foresters, Lords & Commons Cricket, RN Cricket, County Cricketers Golf, Cricket Writers, Home House, Castaways, Highgate Golf, Vale do Lobo Golf, Archerfield Golf, Ladykillers, Surbiton Hockey, Forty
Style Neil Durden-Smith, Esq, OBE
Career RN 1952-63 (Capt HMS Rampart 1961-62); ADC to Govr-Gen of NZ 1957-59; played cricket and hockey for RN, Combined Services and Herts; prodr BBC Outside Broadcasts Dept (special responsibility 1966 World Cup) 1963-66; radio and TV broadcasting incl: Test Match and Co Cricket, Olympic Games 1968 and 1972, Trooping the Colour, Royal Tournament, Money Matters, Sports Special; chm and md Durden-Smith Communications 1974-81, dir Ruben Sedgwick 1987-95, dir Tangible Securities; chm: Sports Sponsorship Int 1982-87, The Altro Group 1982-94, Woodside Communications 1992-; conslt AON 1995-; dir: BCM Grandstand 1993-, Children in Crisis 1993-95, The Anglo-American Sporting Clubs 1969-74; chm Lord's Taverners 1980-82 (pres Middx Region 1993-), pres Lord's Taverners Buccaneers; vice-pres: Eng Schools Cricket Assoc, Northwood Cricket Club, Eng Indoor Hockey Assoc, The Peter May Meml Appeal; chm The Brian Johnston Meml Tst 1994-99; patron: Motor Neurone Disease Assoc, Aspire, Westminster Soc for People with Hearing Difficulties; tstee: ISIS Assoc, Charlie Waller Meml Tst; pres Vale do Lobo Property Owners' Assoc; Freeman City of London
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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