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The P G Wodehouse Society (UK) exists to promote the enjoyment of the greatest humorous writer in the history of the English language. A man who wrote more than 70 novels over a period of more than 70 years, who wrote in excess of 300 short stories, contributed at least 800 pieces to about 80 journals and who, by writing more than 200 lyrics for musical comedies, is acknowledged to be one of the founders of the modern stage-musical, can hardly be described in less flattering terms.

Principal Objective

To ensure members can derive the greatest possible fun and pleasure from the wide variety of P G Wodehouse's work, by publications, articles, films, stage productions, radio and television programmes, group discussions, outings, debates, lunches and dinners.


The Subscription Year is from 1 June to 31 May and the subscription is £22.

Click here to go to the membership application form

Specific Activities

A subscription to The P G Wodehouse Society will entitle you to:

● a Welcome Letter;
● a quarterly journal, Wooster Sauce;
● a quarterly supplement, By the Way;
● access to such arrangements as the Society can negotiate for discounts on commercially produced Wodehouse publications;
● invitations to events arranged for members by the Organising Committee from time to time; and
● the opportunity to join, or help to form, local groups of enthusiasts for promoting further activities.

Alexander Armstrong

HRH The Duke of Kent KG
Sir Alan Ayckbourn CBE
Henry Blofeld OBE
Simon Brett
Ann Briers
Simon Callow CBE
Lara Cazalet
Jonathan Coe
Nicholas Colicos
Victoria Coren Mitchell
Ben Elton
Stephen Fry
Murray Hedgcock
Lady Hornby
Martin Jarvis OBE
Nigel Rees
Griff Rhys Jones OBE
Rt Hon Lord Scott
Dr Shashi Tharoor
Lucy Tregear
Lynne Truss
Tony Whittome

Tim Andrew
The Hon Christopher Bellew, Website Editor
Hilary Bruce, Chairman
Sir Edward Cazalet
Christine Hewitt, Secretary and Membership Secretary
Jo Jacobius
Paul Kent
Elin Murphy, Editor, Wooster Sauce
Ian Nilo-Walton, Treasurer
Tony Ring
Bryan Williams, Database Manager
Sue Williams, Database Manager
Oliver Wise