1946 - Born in Edinburgh

1950 - Family moved to Dorset

1963 - Began work at a documentary film company as a general assistant.

1965 - Moved to Edinburgh. Worked for Films of Scotland and worked as Film Administrator for the Edinburgh Film Festival of that year.

1966 - Moved to London. Employed by Dateline Productions, a post-production service run by John and Marlene Fletcher who were members of the Free Cinema movement. The company serviced outside BBC productions, Documentaries and feature films including ‘Morgan, A Suitable Case for Treatment’ directed by Karel Reisz, ‘The White Bus’ directed by Lindsay Anderson and ‘If….’ also directed by Lindsay Anderson.

1968 - Assistant film editor to Tom Priestley on ‘Leo the Last’ directed by John Boorman.

1969 - Took ‘A’ level Art at Bournemouth and Poole College of Art.

1970 - Assistant to Tom Priestley on ‘Deliverance’ directed by John Boorman.

1971 - Assistant to Tom Priestley on ‘Alpha Beta’ directed by Anthony Page and ‘O Lucky Man’ directed by Lindsay Anderson.

1972 - Assistant to Tom Priestley on ‘The Great Gatsby’ directed by Jack Clayton.

1973 - Employed by Ridley Scott Associates editing television commercials for Ridley and Tony Scott and Hugh Hudson.

1974 - Worked for Hugh Hudson editing commercials and documentaries.

1977 - Married.

1978 - Son born.

1981/84 - Byam Shaw School of Art.

1985 - Moved to Devon.

1991/2 - Adapted ‘Far Away and Long Ago’ by W.H.Hudson for the screen.

1993 - Commissioned to write screenplay based on the life of Deitrich Bonhoeffer. Script editing on a screenplay based on ‘Homage to Catalonia’ by George Orwell.

1994 - Began writing poetry.

1995 - Commissioned to write original screenplay about mysterious events taking place around a small village in France since the 11th Century.

1996 - Began Creative Writing M.A., specialising in contemporary poetry, at Plymouth University. Wrote 30 minute screenplay for Hat Trick Productions.

1998 - Moved back to London. Divorced. Found studio and started drawing.

2000 - Short listed for a London Poetry competition.

2001 - Moved to Dorset. Began work on a series of 42 drawings in pen, ink and pencil.

2003 - Invited to participate in the Art Loan Exhibition at Bournemouth University.

2004 - Exhibition with Brian Graham and Chris Carter at Maltby Contemporary Art, Winchester. Solo exhibition at the Atrium Gallery, Bournemouth University.

2005 - Participant in the Art Loan Exhibition at Bournemouth University. Exhibit work in Christmas mixed exhibition with Bend In The River, Gainsborough, Lincs.

2006 - Exhibit with Richard Devereux at the Atrium Gallery, Bournemouth University. Group show at Lacerta, Dorset with Brian Graham, Richard Devereux and Simon Lewty.

2007 - Group show at Lacerta, Dorset with Brian Graham, Richard Devereux and Simon Lewty.

2008 - London Art Fair with Bend in the River. Bournemouth University Art Loan Exhibition. Invited by Simon Lewty to be his guest artist in a mixed show at Art First, Cork Street, London. Exhibit 42 drawings in solo exhibition at X-Church, Bend in the River.

2009 - London Art Fair with Bend In The River. Joint exhibition with Simon Lewty at The Art Stable, Child Okeford, Dorset.

2010 - Solo exhibition at Murray Edwards College (New Hall), Cambridge University and a solo exhibition, running concurrently with the Cambridge show, at Bend In The River, Gainsborough, Lincs.

2012 - Moved to Devon. Group show at Bend In The River.

2013 - Group show at Art First, London.

2014 - Solo exhibition at the Hospital Club. London.

2016 - Solo exhibition at White Moose, Barnstaple, Devon.

2017 - ‘Fault Lines’ Group exhibition at the Patriothall, Edinburgh.

2018 - Exhibited at the London Art Fair with The Drawing Works. Began work on ‘A Film Portrait of Richard Demarco’.