Born in the Highlands of Scotland. Scholar of St John's College, Cambridge. Engineer. Fighter pilot in the RAF (Cold War). Wing Commander, OBE, Queens Commendation Valuable Service in the Air.
Three sons, one daughter and eleven grandchildren.
Farming and North Sea Oil Development in parallel. Long since retired in Australia.
Volunteer Rural Firefighter, volunteer Coastguard and volunteer computer tutor.
Determined to do all I can to break the malign grip of the climate change industry which has done so much harm to the intellectual, commercial and political life of Australia and other OECD countries. That is pretty hard with The Conversation, given its built-in bias. Easier elsewhere.