English criminal most widely known for orchestrating the fantastic Train Robbery of 1963. At that time, it had been Britain’s biggest robbery. He attempted to get into the Royal Navy, but failed the eyesight test, therefore he became a bicycle messenger and afterwards experienced petty criminal offense. He was imprisoned in 1968 after five years away from home following the teach robbery. He premiered in 1978. He was wedded to Frances Reynolds, plus they acquired one son called Nick. He was portrayed by Larry Lamb within the 1988 film Buster.