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James Grew

spring company executive

James Grew, Irish spring company executive.


Grew, James was born on October 25, 1929 in Portadown, County Armagh, Northern Ireland. Son of James and Mary Kathleen (Darragh) Grew.


Managing director Abbicoil Springs, Ltd., Portadown, Northern Ireland, since 1957.


Chairman Lisburn and District Group Training Scheme, 1977-1978. Chairman Lisburn and District Youth Opportunity Workshop, 1980-1981. Chairman Post Office Users Council No.

Chairman Probation Board No.


Member Northern Ireland Community Relations Commission, 1971-1974. Member Northern Ireland Economic Council, 1970-1974. Member Craigavon Development Commission, 1971-1973.

Member Crawford Committee on Broadcasting Coverage, 1973-1974. Member British Broadcasting Corporation General Advisory Committee, London, 1976-1981. Member British Broadcasting Corporation Northern Ireland Advisory Committee, 1976-1981.

Member Standing Commission on Human Rights, 1980-1982. Member Post Office Users National Council, London, 1976-1981. Member Indiana Broadcasting.

Member advisory council Ulster Defense Regiement, since 1990. Fellow Institute Directors London. Member TAVRA (vice president), International Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (United States of America).

Clubs: Royal Irish Yacht, Armagh.


Married Pauline Peta Cunningham, July 20, 1955. Children– Jonathan James, Michaela Maria, Philippa Peta, Christopher Nicholas.

James Grew

Mary Kathleen (Darragh) Grew

Pauline Peta Cunningham

Jonathan James Grew

Michaela Maria Grew

Philippa Peta Grew

Christopher Nicholas Grew