I am a proud father of twins, semi-retired gambling consultant, global traveler, philatelist, grumpy person and a sports history nut with a passion for golf betting.

I’m also the co-founder of greensquaregolf

My Likes & Dislikes will tell you more than you need to know about me:

I Like: LiverpoolFC YNWA, New York Yankees, Travelling the Back Roads of Foreign Countries, Top Gear, Bruce Springsteen & the E-Street Band, Michael Jordan, Road Cycling, Track & Field, Golf, Rolling Stones, Thai & Italian Cuisine, The Cult, Richard Nixon, George Orwell, Joan Armatrading, Seinfeld, Led Zep, AC/DC, Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard, Van Morrison, The Sopranos, Metallica, Boxing pre 1990’s, Jack Kerouac, Once Upon a Time in America, Jimi Hendrix, Aung San Suu Kyi, The Godfather I & II, John Le Carre, Bill Shankly, Jack Nicholson, John McEnroe, Nelson Mandela, Muhammad Ali, Bob Paisley & my favourite cities: Paris, Cape Town & Las Vegas.

I Dislike: pushy salespeople, rap being referred to as music, sms & twitter spam, nanny states, rules, taxis with no meter, spanish police cells, boring people, most accountants & politicians, pretentious waiters and wine stewards, people who share their religious beliefs, bus travel, political correctness, delayed flights, censorship, facebook, stockmarket commentators, beliebers, reality tv, dirty nappies, albanian, american & zimbabwean border officers, food poisoning, budget airlines that sell your seat twice, ties, american beer, being put on hold, overcooked steak, television sports directors who cut away from the action at the wrong time & plagiarism.