Bruce has been married to Beatrice for 45 years and they have 4 grown up children and one grandson. They are full time carers for one of their children who lives at home with them in Culcheth.

He has been involved in leadership as a church Elder for over 30 years and as an ordained IPC Elder at Culcheth for the last 3 years alongside Trace Donahoo. He is committed to this new church plant and the Lord’s leading in opening the Quench Cafe in the centre of the village as a place of service and ministry to the local community.

Bruce remains a country bumpkin after being born in the English Lake District keeping a lifelong desire for the outdoors and walking. A keen reader, who loves people and conversation, but retains an abiding interest in Sci-Fi after reading Isaac Asimov as a boy.