people – charlie dicks

name Charlie Dicks
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How long have you been a member of SBS? 12 years
What roles do you currently play within the society? Captain of Torch Distribution
What does this role/roles involve? I make sure that the right number of torches are placed at the right torch dumps during the day of the fth of November and in the evening I (with the help from my team and others) hand out the right number of torches to the members of Southover for each procession so that the march is lit the whole time whilst makeing sure that there aren’t too many torches out so as to not over load the barrel during clear up.
How long have you held this position/positions? 5 years
What other roles have you played? I have been with torch team since it started in 2014
What do you most love about your role/s? I take pride in knowing that we do the hard work so that everyone else can have fun