I am a member of the following Party:-
My wife, Valerie and I have been residents of Stafford Borough since 1963 and have lived in Little Haywood for the past 39 years where we have raised two daughters one who lives in Stafford and the other in Gloucestershire.
I was employed until 1993 in the timber/sheet material industry in a senior management position supplying the construction, furniture and distribution markets.
In 1994 I had a career change and purchased Hixon Post Office and Stores which I ran until I retired in the year 2000.
I was first elected to represent the Haywood and Hixon Ward of Stafford Borough Council in 2003, and again re-elected in 2007, 2011 and 2015.
I have served on numerous committees where I have gained a great deal of knowledge and experience in local government namely, Planning, Community, Resources and currently I am Chairman of the Licensing Committee.
I have served on a number of outside committees namely, Sport Stafford Grant Aid, Sport Stafford Executive, Stafford Sports College-Baseline Tennis, Post Office Working Group and Plasmet (UK) Site Liaison Committee.
I attend both Hixon Parish Council and Colwich Parish Council.