David is a retired Metropolitan Police Officer who has lived in Broadwindsor with his wife and two children for over ten years. He works part time at Broadwindsor Primary school and was the Chair of the PTA for many years, he also runs a successful holiday cottage business in the village. David has served as a Parish Councillor for eight years and is currently the Chairman of the Broadwindsor Community Sports Field, Chairman of the Bridport Football Partnership, Chairman of the Broadwindsor Group Parish Community Land Trust and is a member of the Steering Committee of Beaminster Youth Club. David is also involved with helping the Beaminster Scouts and he is a qualified football coach and coach for the Bridport Youth Football Club. David cares passionately about the local area, its natural beauty, and its people and is very interested in creating opportunities for young people.