Chairman of Westhoughton Urban District Council: 1963-64 (Conservative)
Born: Westhoughton 20 October 1917
Died: 31 March 1982
Had a varied early career including work as a dairyman, farmhand and later proprietor of a taxi firm in Westhoughton. Most of his working life was in the employ of
the United Co-operative Society in Westhoughton.
Represented East Ward 1957-74.
He was elected Chairman of Westhoughton UDC on a majority vote against Labour party opposition.
Chairman of Westhoughton Conservative Association 1957. Later served as chairman of the North West
He was also Treasurer of Westhoughton Carnival Committee for