Retired from the construction industry, Geoff is an ever-present at the boathouse, leaving only to visit his network of tea stops around the town and harbour.  The acknowledged master of diplomacy and tact, consulted by everyone for guidance whenever they wish to convey a sensitive message.

  • Hobbies and Obsessions: National Trust, walking, fishing, tea.
  • Involved with the lifeboat service as crew and launching authority for 37 years.
  • Best lifeboat experience: going to tea with the queen at Buckingham Palace.