Agent: Samantha Murray-Evans
Woking, United Kingdom
Born London, 1 September, 1936
Educated Ardingly College, Sussex, 1950 - 1955
Sir John Cass College, London University
1955 - 1957 (Student Union President)
American University, Washington, D.C., USA
BS (mcl) Chemistry/Geology, 1960
DPhil (Metallurgy) 1963.
Employed Royal Radar Establishment (RRE), Great Malvern,
Worcs. 1963 - 1968 R&D in Materials Science,
especially semiconductors. 14 papers, 4 patents
Ministry of Defence HQ, London. Scientific Admin.
Cabinet Office. Scientific Secretariat.
Department of Energy Energy Conservation (Industry)
AERE Harwell, Head of Energy Strategy Unit
International (EEC and OECD) R&D
Department of Energy, International Energy R&D
1990. Resigned from Civil Service.
Telecom Australia.- Launch of Telephone Card Programme
1992 - 96, Editor and publisher. International
Telephone Cards magazine
Consultant 1990 to present.
1996 Suffered and survived an aortic aneurism.
Partially disabled. Largely retired.
1982. Telegraph and Telephone Stamps of the World.
1988. Telephone Cards of the World. (Self-published)
1990 The Stanley Gibbons Catalogue of Telephone
Cards (Stanley Gibbons)
Stanley Gibbons Guide Mondial de Cartes-Telephone
1991 Collect British and Irish Telephone Cards.
1993 Telephone Cards of the World. Part1, GB and
Ireland (My company)
1994 Telephone Cards of the World. Part 2, North
America etc. Co-author with Chris Garibaldi
(My UK company)
1995 The H&G Standard Catalogue of USA Telephone
Cards Co-author with Chris Garibaldi (My US Co.)
1996 Telephone Cards - A Collectors Handbook
Married since 1965. Three sons. One granddaughter.
Interests: Previously collecting (stamps, Telephone cards)
Now - fiction
Published writer: Yes