Trustee Info

Jamie Henderson (Treasurer):

is a business owner in the IT sector. He has worked in computing for nearly 30 years, mostly within the railway industry.   Jamie has a personal interest in Sensory Soft Play as he himself has a child with learning difficulties and understands the difficulties families face on a day-to-day basis.  Jamie helps regularly with the sessions with preparation and throughout the session.

Jamie has been a Trustee of Sensory Soft Play since its inception in 2019.

Julia Hurrell (Secretary)

Julia has been a part of various non-profit organizations, such Ninfield Carnival Committee, Ninfield Memorial Hall Committee, Ninfield Bonfire Society and Ninfield Workingmen’s Club.

She was involved with the Scouting Movement between 1980-1996, leading the Cubs, Scouts and Beavers in the Brighton area, before having her daughter in 1999.  Her daughter then joined the Guiding Movement (Rainbows, Brownies and Guides), so she then became actively involved in these too.  She also volunteered to work in the village primary school to help children with their reading, but also did a year as a mid-day supervisor.

In 2020, she was blessed with a gorgeous grandson who is now a year old so he keeps her busy, along with her favourite hobbies cooking, reading and completing crosswords!

Julia was appointed Secretary for Sensory Soft Play in January 2021.

Alastair Davey (Chairperson)

Alastair is a health and safety professional working for Sodexo and is also a health and safety advisor to Southampton University.  Alastair  originally trained as an electronics engineer studying at Lancaster University and is also a Chartered Accountant and has served in the past as a Parish Councillor.  Alastair is passionate about taking care of people and improving quality of life. 

Alastair was appointed a trustee of Sensory Soft Play in December 2019.