British author, journalist, lyricist, songwriter, radio host, and actor. He wrote and hosted numerous BBC Radio programs and published biographies of classical musicians
He studied during the 1950s and 1960s at Wycliffe College and the Birmingham School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art. He made his professional stage debut in 1969 at the Prospect Theatre Company.
He composed music and wrote lyrics for over one hundred songs for the BBC Radio's Stop the Week program.
He grew up in Stafford, England.
He and actress Kate Robbins both appeared on the popular British soap opera Crossroads.