The SHAWG membership draws on expertise from across the sector, both individuals and organisations that have a responsibility or interest in increasing the awareness and subsequent actions related to positive sheep health and welfare.

Current members:
Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC) Inge Verwoerd
Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB)[secretariat] Liz Genever

Lis King

Adam Quinney

AgriSearch Jason Rankin

Elizabeth Earle

Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority (AMTRA) Stephen Dawson
Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) Amanda Carson
Animal Disease Surveillance Governance Board (AHSGB) Paul Roger
Animal Health and Welfare Board for England (AHWBE) Jonathan Statham
Animal Health Distributors Association (AHDA) Bryan Lovegrove
Association of Independent Meat Suppliers (AIMS) Norman Bagley
British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) Fiona Steiger
British Retail Consortium (BRC) Stephen Lloyd

Dylan Laws

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) Christine Middlemiss

Terry Gurnhill

FAI Farms Ruth Clements
Farm Animal Welfare Council (FAWC) Peter Jinman
Farmer representative (England) Peter Baber
Farmer representative (England) Charles Sercombe (chair)
Farmer representative (England) Will Rawling
Farmer representative (Northern Ireland) Crosby Cleland
Farmer representative (Scotland) Nigel Miller
Farmer representative (Wales) To be appointed
Food Standards Agency (FSA) Milen Georgiev

Darren Cutts

Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC, Meat Promotion Wales) James Ruggeri
Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) TBC
Livestock Auctioneers Association (LAA) Chris Dodds
Moredun Research Institute Stephen Anderson
National Farmers Union (NFU) Rebecca Veale

Cat McLaughlin

NFU Cymru Dafydd Jarrett
NFU Scotland (NFUS) Penny Middleton
Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) Hazel Wright
Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) Daryl McLaughlin
National Sheep Association (NSA) Jo Briggs
National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) Grace O’Gorman
Red Tractor Assurance (RTA) Jess Sloss
Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture Alliance (RUMA) sheep task force Fiona Lovatt

Amy Jackson

Road Haulage Association (RHA) Malcolm Dodds
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) John Avizienius

Sophie Collins

Scottish Government Nick Ambrose
Sheep Veterinary Society (SVS) Tim Beddington,

Rebecca Mearns

Soil Association Kate Still
Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) Lesley Stubbings
Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) Doug Bell

Heather McCalman

Veterinary Medicine Directorate (VMD) Fraser Broadfoot
Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework (AHWF) Abi Reader
Welsh Assembly Government TBC