Birthdate: 13 February 1960.
Where have you worked before?: Telegraph & Argus (Bradford evening paper), BBC radio (Lincolnshire and Nottingham), Barnsley Chronicle (Deputy Sports Editor) & Newark Advertiser (Sports Editor).
Movie: Field of Dreams
First job: Milk monitor
Best holiday: Jersey
Favourite sound: Radio Newark
Least favourite sound: "Last orders, please!"
Partner: Lucy, my wife for the last 31 years
Pets: All dead now - some by natural causes
Kids: Two daughters, Megan and Bethan
You like: Berwick Rangers winning
You dislike: Referees
As a child what did you want to be when you grew up?: A priest. Then I discovered beer and women. I read 'Thornbirds' far too late.