Born in Gravesend, Kent in January 1946 Barry followed a career in electronics and computing and had various jobs in the aircraft and industrial electronics industries. Married to Margaret in 1970 they had a daughter, Karen, in 1972.

Barry now cares for his wife, who was diagnosed with MS in 1998. He became involved with Signpost for support and training in his caring role and found the understanding and support invaluable. Barry has been on our Board of Trustees for six years.