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I was born in Newton Abbot and went to Highweek boys school. I am married with 2 grown up children and 1 grandson. I have lived on the Buckland Estate for 63 years and have served as a Buckland Councillor since 1988 apart for 2 years, 2007 and 2008. I also served on Haccombe and Coombe Parish Council for 3 years.
I am semi-retired carpenter and joiner (lateley window surveyor)
I was Mayor of Newton Abbot for the year 1992/93. I have over the years campaigned for the bridge over the A380, the Doctors Surgery, Chemist and the paddling pool which was in Sandringham Park. I am Chairman of Buckland Community Centre, I will always try to represent the people of Buckland and Newton Abbot to the best of my ability.
I am currently one third of the Booze Brothers.
For the last 7 years I have been the Chairman of the Carnival Committee which raises funds for local charities in the area.
I enjoy working on the Carnival Float and Walking. i am Chairman of the Bu