Box Office: 01386 555488

Our Team

A small team of full and part-time paid staff work alongside a pool of over 230 volunteers.


Volunteers are at the heart of Number 8’s success and fulfil a variety of roles across the organisation. To find out more about volunteering click here.

Office Team

Made up of paid staff and volunteers the office team are responsible for the day to day running of Number 8.

Programme & Marketing Manager – Emma Bangham
Contact Emma about programming, hiring the venue for events or conferences, education, sponsorship and marketing.
01386 561906

Marketing & Programme AssistantMegan Brand
Contact Megan about marketing and if you have any requests for raffle prizes/donations.
01386 561906

Operations Manager Allan Brodie
Contact Allan with any enquiries relating to technical and operational matters, buildings maintenance and film transportation.
01386 555028

Operations AssistantZoë Wood
Zoë assists in operational, maintenance and technical matters.

Office Administrator – Carol Wagstaff
Contact Carol with enquiries related to finance, administration, invoicing and contracts. 01386 555028

Volunteer Coordinator – Ann Marcangelo
Contact Ann on 01386 555028 if you would like to discuss the possibility of volunteering at Number 8. Further details about the opportunities available can be found here. To apply to volunteer please complete a Volunteer Form and return it to Ann –

Executive Team

Made up of trustees, volunteers and full-time staff the Executive Team oversees the overall management, operation and strategic direction of the organisation. Our Executive Team includes:

Board of Trustees

Number 8 is governed by a Board of Trustees, members of which are both Trustees of the Charity and Directors of Number 8 Ltd, a Company Limited by Guarantee. The Board is ultimately responsible for the overall management, conduct and strategic direction of Number 8. The Board members bring together a wealth of skills and experience.

Five of the Trustees are also members of the Executive Team, other Trustees input their expertise, take the lead on specific projects or spearhead fundraising campaigns.

Our current Trustees are: