Born in England. Lived in New Zealand for many years. Married late to a young, beautiful and brilliant woman (PhD-qualified neuroscientist). International multidisciplinary education (IT/business/marketing/sales/liberal arts/fashion/technology/theology...) to postgraduate level (communications). Worked in various industries and roles. Mixed fortunes.
good food, music, dance, musical theatre, performance and luxury cars, stimulating conversation, surfing the Internet, watches, watching DVDs, particularly British TV drama, of which I have a large collection
1970s-early 90s in general, Latin, etc, Bee Gees, Black Box, Brothers Johnson, Cat Stevens, Dire Straits, Eric Clapton, Foreigner, Gipsy Kings, Jimmy Nail, Mark Knopfler, Michael Jackson, Mike & the Mechanics, Paul McCartney & Wings, Phil Collins, Santana, Sting, UB40, etc
Favorite TV Shows:
55 Degrees North, A Touch of Frost, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, Between the Lines, Black Adder, Boston Legal, Bread, Casualty, Colditz, Criminal Minds, Crocodile Shoes, Doc Martin, Downton Abbey, Enemy at the Door, Fame, Going Straight, Goodnight Sweetheart, Grange Hill, HeartBeat, Hope and Glory, Hornblower, Howards' Way, Inspector Morse, Judge John Deed, Kavanagh QC, Kingdom, Lewis, Location Location Location, London's Burning, Porridge, Roughnecks, Rumpole of the Bailey, Sharpe's TV movies, Spender, Star Trek, The Darling Buds of May, The Missing Postman, The Onedin Line, The Practice, The Professionals, Ultimate Force, Upstairs, Downstairs, Van der Valk, Warship, Wings
An Officer and A Gentleman, Billy Elliot, Days of Thunder, Fame, Finding Forrester, Flashdance, Forrest Gump, Last of the Dogmen, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Rambo, Road House, Saturday Night Fever, Shall We Dance?, Star Wars, Staying Alive, Still Crazy, Strictly Ballroom, The Bridge on the River Kwai, The Green Mile, The Hunt for Red October, The Last Samurai, The Lighthorsemen, The Man From Snowy River, The Prince of Tides, Tom Brown's School Days, Top Gun, Wall Street, Zulu, etc