Presently five in number, the agisters are a skilled group of men with a good working knowledge of the Forest and its depastured animals.
They each have an allocated area and are responsible for over-seeing all aspects of the ponies on the Forest.
Head Agister - Jonathan Gerrelli – Tel 015900 682835, Mobile 07836 602163
Robert Maton – Tel 01590 612195, Mobile 07836 500106
Mike Lovell – Tel 02380 890596, Mobile 07836 757579
Andrew Napthine – Tel 02380 811567, Mobile 07836 203883
Peter Rix – Tel 01425 402171, Mobile 07721 409755
During working office hours please report any issues or concerns to:
Sue Westwood, Clerk to the Verderers, Tel 02380 282052
Out of working hours, to report Road Traffic Accidents involving Forest stock (ponies, cattle, pigs, sheep and donkeys) -
ring the Police on 999.
For other non-urgent issues out of hours
ring the Police on 101.
Do not use email to try and contact the Verderers in an emergency.