b Twickenham, Middx 1934. d 2012. He was an associate of the Chartered Inst of Bankers and worked in banking until retirement. A former Elder of Hook Evangelical Ch (FIEC) in Surbiton, he subsequently became a member of Gt Bookham Baptist Ch, also in Surrey. He served on the Editorial Board of Praise! as its first secretary; 2 hymns in the book (one of which features also in the 2004 edn of CH) are the first of his to be published. Nos.605*, 634.