Richard moved with his wife Siân to Godney in 2012. Prior to this they lived for over 12 years in Polsham, where their three daughters grew up. Richard is a Chartered Engineer and Chartered Geologist and has run his own consultancy company based in Wells for the last 15 years.
He enjoys all aspects of the countryside and together with Siân runs a small flock of Grey Faced Dartmoor sheep, keep hens (when the fox hasn’t taken them all!!) and is a keen rugby supporter.
Richard hopes that over the time he has spent so far as a Parish Councillor he has managed to contribute in making Godney a more enjoyable place in which to live and wor