With lockdown keeping me inside with little to do other than write, I am very excited to announce that I have now completed my seventh book, The Duncans are Coming!
I was born in 1929 in Charlton and spent my early years in Charlton and Blackheath. About to follow the family tradition of starting at Colfe’s Grammar School in Lewisham, my education was interrupted by the outbreak of war and I was evacuated to Skinners School in Tunbridge Wells with my older brother. My father ended up taking on a house his colleague had been renting in Gresham Road, Oxted (now where the library is located) and I finished my education at Oxted County School. I was much more inclined to the arts than business, but after I finished school, my father persuaded me to get a job in banking,…