Society Presidents

Presidents of the Society

A list of past presidents of the Society with images where possible.

 

  • Julia Slingo OBE

    Tim Palmer  DPhil, FRS

    Dates: 2010-present

     

  • Julia Slingo OBE

    Julia Slingo OBE

    Dates: 2008-2010

     

  • geraint vaughan

    Geraint Vaughan PhD

    Dates: 2006-2008

     

  • chris collier

    Chris Collier CMet FRMetS 

    Dates: 2004-06

     

  • sir brian hoskins

    Howard Cattle PhD

    Dates: 2002-04

     

  • David Burridge

    David M Burridge CBE PhD

    Dates: 2000-02

     

  • sir brian hoskins

    Sir Brian J Hoskins PhD FRS

    Dates:1998-2000

     

  • David Carson

    David J Carson PhD

    Dates :1996-98

     

  • John Harries

    John E Harries PhD

    Dates: 1994-96

     

  • paul mason

    Paul Mason PhD FRS

    Dates:1992-94

     

  • Stephen Thorpe

    Stephen A Thorpe PhD FRS

    Dates: 1990-92

     

  • Keith Browning

    Keith A Browning PhD FRS

    Dates:1988-90

     

  • no image available

    Richard S Scorer PhD

    Dates: 1986-88

  • no image available

    Andrew Gilchrist MA

    Dates:1984-86

  • henry charnock

    Henry Charnock CBE FRS

    Dates:1982-84

     

  • goldsmith

    Philip Goldsmith MA

    Dates:1980-82

     

  • monteith

    John L Monteith PhD FRS

    Dates:1978-80

     

  • houghton

    Sir John Houghton DPhil FRS

    Dates:1976-78

     

  • r hide

    Raymond Hide ScD FRS

    Dates:1974-76

  • pearce

    Robert P Pearce PhD FRSE

    Dates: 1972-74

     

  • F Pasquil

    Frank Pasquill DSc FRS

    Dates: 1970-72

    Weather pen portrait:April 2000

  • Sir John Mason

    Sir John Mason CB DSc FRS

    Dates: 1968-70

     

  • K Hare

    F K Hare PhD LLD FRSC

    Dates: 1967-68

    Weather pen portrait: March 2003

  • G Robinson

    G D Robinson PhD FInstP

    Dates: 1965-67

    Weather Pen Portrait: February 1999

  • sawyer

    J S Sawyer MA FRS

    Dates: 1963-65

    Weather pen portrait: June 2006

  • Penman

    H L Penman OBE PhD FRS

    Dates: 1961-63

    Weather pen portrait: Dec 1994

  • M Stagg

    J M Stagg CB OBE MA DSc

    Dates: 1959-61

    Weather pen portrait:May 1994

  • Sheppard

    P A Sheppard BSc FInstP FRS

    Dates: 1957-59

     

  • sutcliffe

    R C Sutcliffe OBE PhD FRS

    Dates: 1955-57

    Weather pen portrait: Aug 2003

  • G Sutton

    Sir Graham Sutton CBE DSc FRS

    Dates: 1953-55

     

  • Normand

    Sir Charles Normand CIE ScD

    Dates: 1951-53

    Weather pen portrait:Jan 1993

  • Watson-Watt

    Sir Robert Watson-Watt CB

    Dates: 1949-51

    Weather pen portrait:Nov 1992

  • Dobson

    G M B Dobson CBE DSc FRS

    Dates: 1947-48

    Weather pen portrait: May 2007

  • manley

    Gordon Manley MA DSc

    Dates: 1945-46

    Weather pen portrait:August 1993

  • Brunt

    Sir David Brunt MA ScD FRS

    Dates: 1942-44

    Weather pen portrait:September 1992

  • simpson

    Sir George C Simpson KCB FRS

    Dates: 1940-41

    Weather pen portrait:October 1995

  • Bernard Keen

    Sir Bernard A Keen DSc FRS

    Dates: 1938-39

    Weather pen portrait:November 1993

  • whipple

    Francis J W Whipple MA ScD

    Dates: 1936-37

    Weather pen portrait:September 1993

  • gold

    Ernest Gold DSO MA FRS

    Dates: 1934-35

    Weather pen portrait: October 2003

  • chapman

    Sydney Chapman MA DSc FRS

    Dates: 1932-33

    Weather pen portrait:Oct 1994

  • lempfert

    R G K Lempfert CBE MA FInstP

    Dates: 1930-31 September 1996

  • gregory

    Sir Richard Gregory DSc LLD

    Dates: 1928-29

    Weather pen portrait:July 1994

  • g walker

    Sir Gilbert Walker CSI ScD FRS

    Dates: 1926-27

    Weather pen portrait:July 1997

  • Chree

    Charles Chree ScD FRS

    Dates: 1922-23

    Weather pen portrait:June 1994

  • hawthorn

    Reginald Hawthorn Hooker

    Dates: 1920-21

    Weather pen portrait: January 1995

  • napier shaw

    Sir Napier Shaw ScD FRS

    Dates: 1918-19

    Weather pen portrait March 1995

  • Lyons

    Sir Henry George Lyons FRS

    Dates: 1915-17

    Weather pen portrait:March 1998

  • cave

    Charles John Philip Cave JP

    Dates: 1913-14; 1924-25

    Weather pen portrait:October 1993

  • dickson

    Henry Newton Dickson DSc FRSE

    Dates: 1911-12

    Weather pen portrait:May 1995

  • mellish

    Henry Mellish CB DL

    Dates: 1909-10

    Weather pen portrait:November 1996

  • mill

    Hugh Robert Mill DSc LLD FRSE

    Dates: 1907-08

    Weather pen portrait:April 1994

  • bentley

    Richard Bentley

    Dates: 1905-06

     

  • D W Barker

    Capt David Barker Kt RNR

    Dates: 1903-04

    Weather pen portrait:Dec 1999

  • dines

    William Henry Dines FRS

    Dates: 1901-02

    Weather pen portrait: November 2005

  • campbell bayard

    Francis Campbell Bayard LLM

    Dates: 1898-99

    Weather pen portrait:Oct 1999

  • mawley

    Edward Mawley VMH

    Dates: 1896-97

    Weather pen portrait:April 1998

  • inwards

    Richard Inwards

    Dates: 1894-95

    Weather pen portrait:August 1995

  • williams

    C Theodore Williams MD FRCP

    Dates: 1892-93; 1900

    Weather pen portrait:December 1992

  • B Latham

    Baldwin Latham MInstCE

    Dates: 1890-91

    Weather pen portrait:April 1997

  • marcet

    William Marcet MD FRS

    Dates: 1888-89

    Weather pen portrait:March 1997

  • Ellis

    William Ellis FRS

    Dates: 1886-87

     

  • scott

    Robert Henry Scott DSc FRS

    Dates: 1884-85

    Weather pen portrait:September 1994

  • Laughton

    Sir John Knox Laughton MA

    Dates: 1882-83

    Weather pen portrait:January 1999

  • symons

    George J Symons FRS

    Dates: 1880-81; 1900

    Weather pen portrait:Mar 1993

  • greaves

    Charles Greaves

    Dates: 1878-79

    Weather pen portrait:Sept 2001

  • Eaton

    Henry Storks Eaton MA

    Dates: 1876-77

    Weather pen portrait: May 1997

  • mann

    Robert James Mann MD

    Dates: 1873-75

    Weather pen portrait:Jan 2001

  • tripe

    John William Tripe MD

    Dates: 1871-72

    Weather pen portrait:Mar 1996

  • c walker

    Charles Vincent Walker FRS

    Dates: 1869-70

    Weather pen portrait:May 1998

  • james glaisher

    James Glaisher FRS

    Dates: 1867-68

    Weather pen portrait:November 1995

  • brooke

    Charles Brooke FRS

    Dates: 1865-66

    Weather pen portrait: January 1998

  • no image available

    Robert Dundas Thomson MD

    Dates: 1863-64

    Weather pen portrait: August 1998

  • beardmore

    Nathaniel Beardmore MInstCE

    Dates: 1861-62

    Weather pen portrait:Sept 2000

  • sopwith

    Thomas Sopwith FRS

    Dates: 1859-60

     

  • stephenson

    Robert Stephenson MP FRS

    Dates: 1857-58

    Weather pen portrait:February 1995

  • Lee

    Dr John Lee FRS

    Dates: 1855-57

    Weather pen portrait:July 1996

  • no image available

    George Leach

    Dates: 1853-55

    Weather pen portrait:March 2001

  • whitbread

    Samuel Charles Whitbread FRS

    Dates: 1850-53; 1864

    Weather pen portrait:December 1997

 

Presidents of the Meteorological Societies of London

  • George Birkbeck MD

    Dates: 1823 -39

    Weather pen portrait: December 1993

  • Lord Robert Grosvenor

    Dates: 1839 -50

    Weather pen portrait: March 1994

  • Richard James Morrison

    Dates: 1848 - 50

    Weather pen portrait: February 1994