Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1962-63, 1973-74 (Conservative)
Born: 8 July 1911
Died: Bolton General Hospital 14 June 1978
Last Chairman of Turton Urban District Council.
Master painter and decorator.
Represented Egerton Ward 1949-59, 1960-74.
Councillor on Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council 1974 until his death.
Chairman of the Technical Services Committee and the Road Safety Sub-committee.
Deputy leader of Conservative group.
Advocate of road safety, particularly for young people.
His wife, Dorothy, was Chairman's Lady.