Michael Bates from Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth, Devon

“Avid collector of all things weird and wonderful, especially African and ethnic art, taxidermy, and moustache trophies.

“Classic car owner of a 1935 SS100 Jag replica, also doing car boot sales and antique fairs with job lots purchased from auctions and charity shops.

“Ex heavy-rock drummer, also having played with the late Johnny Dankworth at Milton Keynes.