Welsh Colleges / British Colleges / Barbarians / E
Educated at Skinners. Played for Kent at age 19. Played for Tunbridge Wells. Joined Newport in 1973-74 from Cardiff College of Education and made debut vs Penarth 1st September 1973 at Rodney Parade (Won 12 v 6). School teacher at Hartridge. Played over 300 games for Newport. Played 200th at Neath in March 1979, 250th game vs Llanelli in October 1981 and 300th in 1982-83. Played for England 17 times winning first cap in 1979 vs France (Newport's most capped Englishman - achieved in 1982 vs France). He was selected for Welsh Squad in 1974 but rejected it. (Mother Greek / father English and born in London). Captained Newport in winning 1977 Welsh Cup Final. Played for London Counties vs Australia in 1975. Captained Welsh Colleges. Last capped in 1983 vs Ireland. Third Englishman to captain Newport - 1975-76 and 1982-83. Last match 13th April 1983 vs Pontpool at Rodney Parade when captain but sent off! (Lost 7 v 28).