Ali Jones

Charity Founder

Ali eats, sleeps and breathes the charity and puts everything into making sure the charity moves forward.

Ruddi Bob Waterworth-Jones

The reason Ruddi's Retreat exists.

Sarah Ferguson - Duchess Of York


Kevin Sharp


Fundraising Team

Vicki Green

Business Development Manager

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

Joanne Gibson

Fundraising Team

Justine Haywood


Mikaela Irving

Fundraising Team


Jade Jones


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.

Audrey Binns

Committee Member

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

Anne Joseph


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.