John has been working alongside Colin for over 10 years as fellow Drummer, Percussionist and Vocalist. During this time John was drummer with a local 60's rock 'n' roll band and had a brief stint with "Collateral Damage" as well as regular appearances in the orchestra pit of Hawes Community Pantomimes. John enjoys a wide variety of music styles and considers himself "one of the best behaved basses in The Wensleydale Chorus and Aysgarth Singers!"
Prior to moving to the Dales full time John worked the beat in Redcar and Cleveland with many a story to share of his time as regular drummer for the Force's Marching Band, Dance and Big bands.
John along with wife Marie split their time looking after their grandson and getting away from it all in France.