British actor most widely known for his function as Ernest Grainger in the tv screen series, HAVE YOU BEEN Getting Served? He was initially interested in learning to be a instructor but cannot find a work in the field, and shortly became thinking about theatre. He give up acting following the loss of life of his wife. He was wedded to Elizabeth Addyman from 1929 until her loss of life in 1978 plus they got a girl, Joanna. He co-starred with professional, Frank Thornton in HAVE YOU BEEN Being Served?