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     BORN:                  7 June 1966 near Tamworth, Staffordshire.

     LIVING AT:           Preston, Lancashire.

     EDUCATION:       St. Mary's School, Weeford, nr Lichfield, Staffordshire  1973 - 1975.
                                  Ciceley Haughton School, near Leek, Staffordshire  1975 - 1977.
                                  Alderwasley Hall, near Matlock, Derbyshire  1977 - 1980.
                                  Caldwell Hall, near Burton on Trent, Derbyshire 1980 - 1982.
                                  Tamworth College of Further Education  1982 - 1985.
                                  Lancashire Polytechnic, Preston, Lancashire  1985 - 1986.

     EMPLOYMENT:   Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons 1987-1988.
                                  Preston Borough (now City) Council  1988.
                                  Royal Mail  1989 - Present.

     HOBBIES:            Photography.  Web Design.  Electronics.

     AFFILIATIONS:    British Caving Association, Huddersfield Canal Society,
                                  United Cavers' Exploration Team, Nenthead Mines
                                  Conservation Society.

     ACTIVITIES:         I have been involved in eco-village projects in Scotland.
                                  In 2001 I received an award for a website I designed for Tan Hill Inn,
                                  Great Britain's highest pub.
                                  I gained a Duke of Edinburgh's Bronze Award when I was attending
                                  Caldwell Hall School.