Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1972-73 (Conservative)
Mayor of Bolton: 1986-87
Born: Tonge Moor, Bolton 18 May 1913
Died: Bolton 16 February 1988
Worked in building and civil engineering industries.
Company Secretary at Wm Wadsworth & Sons Ltd, Lift Manufacturers.
Chairman of Bromley Cross Conservative Association.
Treasurer of Tonge Cricket Club 1941-66.
Governor of Canon Slade and Turton High Schools.
Died suddenly in hospital while still serving as Deputy Mayor of Bolton.
His wife, Myra, was Mayoress.