English actor best known for his role of Mr. Lucas in the television series, Are You Being Served?
He was accepted into future co-star, Arthur Brough's Folkestone repertory company at the age of 15.
He was in the British Army for two years.
He was married to Pam Carson from 1982 until his death in 2011, and he had 3 children from a previous marriage.
He appeared on stage with Albert Finney in the 1960 Cambridge Theatre production of Billy Liar.