Born: 18th January 1961 in Sidmouth, Devon
Height: 5ft 11in
Weight: 13st 10lb
Education: Kings School, Ottery St Mary, Millfield School and Bath University
Debut game: 20th February 1982 v Maesteg
Final game: 18th April 1987 v Bristol
Number of Appearances: 75 appearances
Replacement for the John Player Special Cup – Final on 2nd May 1987 v Wasps
When he left University he joined Bath and began to get regular games in the 1st XV largely because of injuries to Rob Cunningham.
He played for Somerset against Gloucester in the final of the County Championship in 1984.
Is the uncle of Dom Bess the Somerset and England spin bowler.