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Our Patrons





Our Newest Patron Samuel West has played Hamlet and Richard II for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Jeffrey Skilling in Enron in the West End and the voice of Pongo in Disney's 101 Dalmatians II. On screen he has been in Slow Horses, Mr Selfridge, W1A and the films Suffragette, Darkest Hour and Howards End.  He play Siegfried Farnon in the new TV adaptation of All Creatures Great and Small. As a narrator, he has appeared with all the major British orchestras and at the Last Night of the Proms.  He has directed thirteen plays and two operas. Sam is an Associate Artist of the RSC and a trustee of the Campaign for the Arts. In his spare time, he grows chillies and goes birdwatching.


Photo by kind permission of Sam West

Our Patrons

The patrons of the Wilfred Owen Association are:

  • Sir Daniel Day Lewis

  • Peter Florence

  • Helen McPhail

  • Philip Guest

  • Dr Rowan Williams

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