Born in Lancashire, I trained and qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in Liverpool.
For ten years I was Projects Surveyor for Anglican Church in Burundi, C.Africa, before coming to Lady Hall, in 1983. I then practised as a self-employed Chartered Building Surveyor in S.W. Cumbria until retirement.
I continue with a small family farming enterprise in Lady Hall.
Roles within the Community
For ten years I was a member IMB (then Board of Visitors) – HMP Haverigg.
I am a churchwarden at Broughton-in-Furness.
Currently committee member: Duddon Estuary Partnership
Power Without Pylons.
To promote good planning outcomes which are in keeping with, and which enhance our parish. To protect our rural environment, including the built/architectural environment. To seek to ensure safety for our community on local roads. To promote greener transport solutions wherever possible.
Elected May 2015