These medals have been awarded to the individuals named below, for services to the Dahlia, and carry with them Life Membership of the NDS.

Gold Medallists

The Gold medal is awarded for exceptional service to the Dahlia, not necessarily through the NDS.

YearRecipientYearRecipient
1954H Stredwick, VMH*1981P Damp*
1956G F Drayson *1988H A Wiseman *
1957A T Barnes *1999E H Collins, MBE*
1957J F Barwise, VMH *2000J A Batten *
1959E R Luckhurst *2000K Letts *
1959J Riding *2004H N Bracewell
1960S Ogg, VMH *2007J Parkinson *
1961J Brown *2009W E Mark *
1961H F Newsom *2012D J Spencer
1963F W Watkins *2014M S Hall *
1968W Ensum *2017F Newbery
1972D Hewlett, MBE *2017D A Reid
1977W Dale, DSM *2018D Bates
1980F J Steggall2019J Nash

* these members are now deceased

Silver Medallists

The Silver medal is awarded for outstanding service to the Dahlia, not necessarily through the NDS.

YearRecipientYearRecipient
1957A Griffiths, OBE *2001D J Spencer
1958Mrs J Stokes*2002D J Bates
1960V L Edminson *2002R L Jones
1961Mrs A T Barnes *2002J W Kidd *
1962C G Medlen *2003D Sutcliffe
1971W Dale, DSM *2004J S Wheatley
1971R O Greenbury *2004G R Carey
1971T R H Lebar *2006R F Newbery
1971J W Savage *2006C Hamnett
1971W J Schollar, MBE *2007A Jamieson
1971E G Steggall2007D G Kent
1971I A Treseder *2008P A Dalby
1972J W Dunn *2008Dr. D McMaster
1972P Walker *2008F B Taylor
1973I Lewis *2009J D Semple
1975P Damp *2009M Higgins
1977D Brawn *2009E A Payne *
1977J E Kinns *2010Mrs J Nash
1981G Brookes *2010J Jones
1982H A Wiseman *2010S Pennington
1982T E Clarke2011K Fielder *
1983E K Pitt *2012E Calkwell
1990J A Batten *2012L Jackson
1990N W Lewis *2013T E Bratcher
1991M S Hall *2013G Gardener
1993H N Bracewell2013R J Thomas
1996W E Mark *2014Mr & Mrs N Flint
1996K Letts *2014R Hedge
1996G Tomlinson *2014P Orley
1997B Owen *2014Mrs B Thomas
1997D A Reid2015T Bebbington
1998M G Turner *2015D L Brown
1999R S Aylett *2016R Guest
1999F Oscroft *2017D Gillam
1999J Parkinson *2019C Watkins
2000W Campbell *2019R Cheetham

* these members are now deceased