Chairman of Westhoughton Urban District Council: 1967-69 (Conservative)
Born: Bolton 1906
Worked in the grocery trade and then trained as a baker.
He opened his own bakery shop on Deane Road, Bolton in 1931.
Elected Councillor for East Ward in 1962 by a majority of 3 after three recounts.
Founding member of Bolton Bakers Association and twice Chairman.
Secretary of Astley Bridge Conservative Club 1947-1950.
Moved to Westhoughton in 1950 and became a member of Westhoughton Conservative Association.