in Faversham, Kent, England.
- Son of
a schoolmaster, later headmaster, and artist mother. Two brothers and
- I attended
about 12 schools. I started school in Aden,
Republic of South Yemen. Primary schooling in Adelaide,
South Australia. Secondary schooling at Borden
Grammar School, Sittingbourne,
College, University of London. BSc ARCS in zoology.
- I was
fortunate to be amongst the last students to study "old-fashioned" zoology
and botany, the sort of stuff learned by Huxley and HG Wells; from amoeba
to humans, from blue-green algae to redwoods.
in Kent (much of my career), Yorkshire, Somerset, County Durham, Northumberland
(six years on Hadrian's Wall), Hertfordshire, Monmouthshire.
Ralph the explorer
Writer on a printing trade magazine.
to Big Chief I-SPY of I-SPY Books.
Editor of the Faversham News.
Editor, Elsevier/North-Holland Scientific Publishers, Limerick,
Manager, Corporate Publications Department, Dewe Rogerson, London.
for School District #14 (Southern Okanagan, B.C.), looking at potential
for storefront school (now the Okanagan-Similkameen Learning Centre).
for Healthy Communities program, Oliver, B.C.
Manager, TRO Learning (Canada), Inc. Selling PLATO computer-assisted
learning systems to educators in B.C.
into potential for learning via WWW for School District #53 (Okanagan-Similkameen)
Manager, PLATO Learning (UK), Ltd. Selling PLATO computer-assisted
learning systems to educators in the midlands of England.
writer. Web Site Developer. Created web site for Cranford
Manager, Ergo Computing UK Ltd,
doing everything that a marketing manager does, and more!
two children, Claire and Sam, who live in England.
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