Tony was born in Hackney, East London in 1950 and, after completing his formal education and a B.A. in Education/Mathematics, started teaching in Hounslow, West London and moved to Haddenham, Bucks in 1986. After teaching Technology & ICT at the ‘chalk face’ for 38 years, the last 25 years as a Deputy Headteacher, he retired in 2010. He then worked as an Associate Lecturer, training teachers. He has been married to Jean for 39 years and has a grown up family of three, with whom he enjoys skiing and snowboarding. He enjoys travelling and has worked as a ‘port lecturer’ on cruise ships. He plays badminton regularly and is often found on stage with his village amateur dramatics group, usually type cast as the “villain”!
Initiated in 1985 into Wey Side Lodge 1395 (Surrey), WM in 1991, 2005 & 2011 and Secretary since 1992
Appointed to PPJGD in 1998
Promoted to PPDepGReg in 2006
Promoted to PPGSwdB in 2014
Joined Haddenham Lodge 8944 (Bucks) in 1991, WM in 2000 and Secretary since 2007
Appointed to PPAGDC in 2006
Promoted to PPSGD in 2011
Appointed to ProvAGSec in 2013
Appointed to ProvGSec in 2014
Aylesbury Royal Arch Chapter 4534
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