I am a retired businessman having started a print finishing company in Nottingham at the age of 22 for 42 years. A JP for 23 years in Nottingham. I am a member of Nuthall Methodist Church where in 1970 along with other members formed the 32nd Nottingham Company The Boys' Brigade.
I am a brass band enthusiast and player and was instrumental in starting the band which has paraded through the village on remembrance Sunday for 35+ years.
As a keen sportsman I have played on the Basil Russell Playing Field for Tudor Cricket Club in 1950's, progressing to being secretary of Nuthall Temple Bowls Club and now Nuthall Northern Bowls Club after the amalgamation in 2004.