Providing Holidays From the Heart

Meet
Our Team

Ali Jones

Ali Jones

Charity Founder

Age 47 and mother of four
Ali eats, sleeps and breathes the charity
and puts everything into making sure the
charity moves forward.

Tracey Rushworth

Tracey Rushworth

Treasurer

Age 50 and mother of two.
Tracey joined the Ruddi’s team four years ago
and comes each week to keep the charities
accounts in order.

Eorl Crabtree

Eorl Crabtree

Patron & Huddersfield Giants Player

Age 33 and dad of three.
Eorl is Ruddi’s Retreat’s patron and works
closely with the charity, often turning up at
events as our special guest.

Vicki Green

Vicki Green

Business Development Manager

Age 35 and mother of two.
Vicki worked at the charity as a volunteer
for two years before being employed to assist
in the set-up of Gwennie’s Getaways.

Jade Jones

Jade Jones

Trustee

Age 30 and mother of two.
Jade is the eldest of Ali’s four children and has
been actively involved with the charity since it
began. Jade is now a fully qualified nurse

Stephanie Weston

Stephanie Weston

Committee member

Steph lost her best friend to Cancer. She decided to try and help in a positive way to get over her grief,
Steph is a keen photographer.

Audrey

Audrey

Committee member

Audrey is Ruddi’s Grandmother she has 5 other grandchildren and 2 daughters, she is our Tombola Queen.

David Firth

David Firth

Trustee

Age 52 and father of one.
David purchased our first caravan after seeing
Ruddi’s story in the newspaper and losing his
own father to cancer.

Anne Joseph

Anne Joseph

Trustee

Age 67
Anne has been a friend of Ali’s for many
years and couldn’t wait to become part of
Ruddi’s Retreat when it was established.

Binnie Joshi-Barr

Binnie Joshi-Barr

Committee member

Bini is a Mum of 2 young children and local business woman, she has brought years of experience to the charity and enjoys days out with her family.

Trustee

Trustee

Committee Member

Rachel is a mum of two and enjoys home educating them both, She has been with the charity since the very beginning.