Colin is married to Anne, has three grown-up children and in 2014 became a grandpa.
A retired teacher of 29 years, he has worshipped at Holy Rood since joining the CYFA group as a teenager in 1977. He has been leading services and preaching since the late 1980s and was ordained in 2004. Colin loves music and, besides leading worship and playing in the music group, plays bass guitar in a local sixties band. He has also written a book on the history of Stubbington.