Andy Farrell

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Andy Farrell lives in Nottingham, England with his partner Maxine Bates.


  • Joint organiser (with Maxine) of the British Mensa's Diamond celebrations in 2006, in Nottingham.
  • Organiser of the Mensa in Keswick small gatherings in the English Lake District, in 2006 and 2007.
  • Lead organiser of the British Mensa Annual Gathering in 2002, aka the Blackpool AG.
  • Joint organiser (with Maxine) of the Lincoln Weekend regional gathering in 2001.
  • Organiser of the Midsummer Madness gathering in 2000 when it visited the Isle of Man.
  • A member of the organising team for the British Mensa Annual Gathering in 2000, aka the Leeds AG.
  • For around six years Andy organised the Mensa at Oasis gatherings under the auspices of Party SIG.
  • A series of minicruises and small group Mensa trips to Scandinavia, visiting Bergen, Esbjerg, Stavanger, and Oslo.
  • The Young Mensa in York gathering in 1996.


Andy is the founder, past editor, and current SIG Sec of Party SIG.

He's also an organiser of, and regular participant in, RAMSIG mountaineering events.

Regional Officer

Andy was Regional Officer for the Channel Islands from 2003 to 2006, despite not living in the islands! The local groups had broken down and no local member was willing to take on the role.