Born 1944 – grew up on Bellingham Council Estate in South East London
1949-55 – went to Elfrida Primary School
1955 passed 11plus exam.
1955-61 went to Haberdashers’ Aske’s Hatcham School for Boys
1961-66 worked at many different jobs (lifeguard at swimming pool, sales representative for Hancock Cutting Machines, barman, lorry driver etc)
Took A levels at Norwood Technical College Evening Classes
1966-70 Went to Goldsmiths College, London University.
1970-73 BSc (followed by a PhD) University of London
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