Teaching Career (Maths Teacher)

1978-80, Kirby Centre  (Kirby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire), 1980 - 83,Stoke on Trent Sixth form College, 1983-90 Madeley high School, 1990 - 2013 Shavington High School, 2013-2016 Various schools, the last two being Clayon high School and Sir Thomas Boughey.

Interests and hobbies

My main hobbies now are Beekeeping, Walking, photography, clocks and horology, crown green bowling and gardening and allotments. I'm secretary of the South Cheshire group and Cheshire East area of the ramblers.I'm a member of my local camera club and 2 Nikon User groups, I'm doing a distance learning technician course for the BHI and am a member of the regional group. I'm currently team captain for the Tuesday team for Halmerend bowling club. We have an allotment within walking distance. I'm a member of the BBKA, on beebase and a member of South Cheshire and North Staffordshire groups.

I do exam marking for two exam groups, marking maths for international exams. I mark in both the May and November sessions.


I am married, have 2 daughters and 5 grandchildren