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Chairman – Carl Chittock

Carl joined BT in 1989 and is currently a Senior HR Manager in Global Services.  Carl was Chairman for the Bodytalk Gym located at Adastral Park for 12 years, keeps himself fit by attending the gym and is a keen footballer. Carl is also Chairman of Kesgrave Kestrels FC and is a UEFA B qualified football coach.

Contact Carl (select FAO ‘Chairman’)


Vice Chairman – Ian Read

Ian has worked for BT at Adastral Park for many years – from 1979 – 1988 originally, then returning in 1997. Currently he is Core Platform Manager for N3, the NHS data network. With three children now grown-up, Ian’s more recent outside interests include cycling and walking to get fitter/slimmer and producing ‘community’ websites (like this one!).

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Treasurer – Julian Gant

Julian joined BT in 1989 and is currently a Finance Manager in TSO.  Julian was previously the Auditor for Atlas and Bodytalk Gym. Julian keeps himself fit by attending the gym and the weekly Kesgrave Parkruns.  Outside of work, Julian is the Treasurer of the 32nd Ipswich Scout Group and is a member of Ipswich Operatic and Dramatic Society.

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Digital StillCameraAdminstrator – Darren Barnes

Darren runs several different companies, mainly based in the leisure services/products industry. One of these companies is Pro-Fitness (Martlesham) who runs the operations for BodyTalk Gym at Adastral Park. Darren’s administrator role is to provide a support service to the AtLAS Committee, giving AtLAS Clubs and individual members a point of contact for information and assistance.

Contact Darren (select FAO ‘Administrator’)