Bachelor, St. John's College, Oxford, 1941. Master of Arts, St. John's College, Oxford, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy, London University, 1954.
Lecturer, U. Leicester, United Kingdom, 1947-1953; senior lecturer, U. Leicester, United Kingdom, 1953-1986; editor, London Mathematics Society, since 1986.
Flying officer Royal Air Force, 1941-1945.
Married Diana Mary Wilson, April 6, 1946. Children: Anne Carolyn, Simon James, Richard Anthony.