John joined the Liberal Party in 1984.
He was selected as a candidate in Wallasey Ward in the last local elections and previously he was the agent for the Parliamentary candidate in several General Elections.
John recently retired as a Civil Servant in the Wirral and has lived in Wallasey continuously since 1985.
He was a school governor for many years and retains a connection with the Oldershaw Academy.
As a cyclist he is particularly interested in transport policy and environmental issues.