Tony Williams M.A. F.R.S.A. D.L. - Vice-Chairman / Hon. Secretary
Born and educated in King's Lynn, Tony first attended and stewarded at Festival events with his future wife whilst in the Sixth-Form. Returning to Lynn in 1970 after a law degree at Cambridge to join a local firm of solicitors, he was soon invited by Lady Fermoy to become Honorary Secretary of the Board, a post that he has held ever since. Devoted to classical music in all its forms, he has been anxious to ensure that the Festival continues to maintain the highest standards set by its Foundress.
Ten years ago he became joint Vice-Chairman of the Board and was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Norfolk in 2003 In recent years, he has discovered, to his delight that by joining King's Lynn Festival Chorus he has been able to help to make the music that he loves so much in a Festival that he has supported for all his adult life.