Govan Fair Association

Company Information

The Govan Fair Association
Company no. SC511743
Charity no. SCO 40936
Registered office: 3rd Floor, 7 Water Row, Glasgow, G51 3UW, Scotland


Rt Hon Nicola Sturgeon MSP, First Minister of Scotland
Sadie Docherty, Lord Provost of Glasgow

Board of Directors

Honourary Chair
Dorothy Courtney
Proprietor, Dot’s Spot GFA committee member for 30 years

Lord James Stringfellow
Showman, Local Resident, Elder of Govan and Linthouse Parish Church, GFA committee member for 20 years

Vice Chair
Sandy Black
Local Resident, Security Officer, Church Organist, committee member for 18 years

Fred Hunter
Ex Serviceman, Local Resident, committee member for 10 years

Chanel Stringfellow
Catering and retail, Showman, Local Resident, Committee member for 4 years

There are two vacancies on the Board of Directors. Anyone who has served on the committee for a minimum of one year is eligible to become a Director/Trustee of the Govan Fair


In addition to the board of directors the following are currently members of the Govan Fair Committee:

  • Committee Vice Chair Peter Matheson, Master Boat Builder
  • Dr Wan Cheah
  • Iain McGillivray
  • Rita Winters
  • John Taylor
  • Gordon Mackay
  • Duncan Maclean
  • Linda Yates

Company Secretary (reporting to the Board and Committee)
Liz Gardiner, Cultural Planner with more than 30 years of expertise and experience in running social enterprises.

Govan Fair Constitution

Download the Govan Fair Constitution – PDF