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Western Counties

The Western Counties Branch is one of the largest in the BDA Branch networks covering the South West counties of Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire. There are approximately 1,180 members.



Branch President: Colin Borland

Branch Chair: Ahmad Nounu

Branch Secretary: Colin Silcox

Branch Treasurer: Deborah Woolway


For all forthcoming branch and section events, please see Branch and Section events.

Members are contacted by email regarding meetings, if you are not receiving meeting details contact the Local Services Team.

The Branch all welcome members and non-members from other areas to their meetings.


If you are interested in joining a Section committee please visit www.bda.org/getinvolved to find out which roles are available.


Join the Western Counties Branch Facebook group here




​Contact person

​Additional information


​Chair: Ceri Owen-Roberts

Secretary: Darren Hills

Treasurer: Laura Collins



​Chair: Vanessa Cockin

Secretary: Vacant

Treasurer: Jenna Murgatroyd

​If you are interested in the role of Secretary please contact the Local Services Team


Chair: Charles Pidgeon

Secretary: Alexander Adams

Treasurer: Colin Silcox


Chair: Robert Swinson

Secretary: Naomi Alesbury

Treasurer: Hugh Fletcher

​North Devon

​Chair: Vacant

Secreatry: Alina Petrescu 

Treasurer: Ramanjot Chahal

​North Wiltshire

Chair / Treasurer: Colin Borland

Secretary: Nigel Masters


​Chair: Malcolm Prideaux 

Secretary: Peter Reville

Treasurer: Jonathan Hope


​Chair: David Langham

Secretary and Treasurer: Alasdair Miller

The Section are currently looking for new members to join their committee. if you are interested please contact the Local Services Team

​Torby and District

​The Section are currently inactive.
If you are interested in running events and networking in this area please contact the Local Services Team

​Young Dentists Group

Chair and Secretary: Ahmed Nounu