Jorji Gardener

is my niece and a talented printmaker living in the hills outside Adelaide, South Australia.



Sue Paraskeva

is my step daughter and an extraordinary ceramicist. Have a look at the video of her making work on her website.

Rachel Symons

is my sister.  With her husband Keith she makes birdboxes with digital cameras that link into laptops and pcs so you can watch birds nest and hatch.



I am Chair of the UK-Bangladesh Education Trust (UKBET), a charity undertaking education and socially useful projects in Bangladesh.  To find out more about UKBET's work visit:


Richard designed this web site and produces the reports of the events I've run. He is a great designer and a lovely person to know and work with.

Toynbee Hall

They help a wide range of people, providing free advice, helping people make their money go further, raising the aspirations of young people, and improving people's health and wellbeing.