Educated firstly at Copeland Road Junior and Infants school and then moved on to
Oakley Cross when it first Opened. From the I went to King James Comprehensive. When
I left there I went on to a YTS and became a factory worker, decided to go back to
night school and put right what I should have done first time round, ( I will emphasize
that for the kids that's reading this stick in at school." I then got a job with
the local ambulance service served my time and qualified as a paramedic, did some
more study in management and then continued studying for a degree in pre-
So why West Auckland Web.
After qualifying as a paramedic, although I grew up with computers (ZX Spectrum,
BBC micro and the Amiga 500) I didn't really no how to use a PC. I bought one with
Windows 95, taught myself how to use MS Dos and windows, and thought about the
web this was in 1998 -
I am a West Auckland resident born and bred. I have lived in 3 areas of West, grew up on Oakley Green, Spent a short while at Copeland Road, then on to Chapel street. Moved out from my folks and lived on Manor Road in St Helens and then onto Mayfield Walk also in St Helens.
So really West Auckland Web is my hobby, as well as others that I have which is Running (currently a competitive member of Crook Athletic Club whilst for Shildon Athletic Club I am currently a Middle Distance Coach and Run Leader. I also enjoy Cycling, swimming and the occasional triathlon. Over the last 5 years I have been getting really interested in Photography, my current site is
I have taken landscape, portrait photography and many other. I have my own portable studio that I can take to peoples homes that have a large enough area.
I take photos of things that change and keep them stored for the future. I have
in the region of perhaps 5 -