“I'm an electrical contractor living and working in East Dereham.
“In my spare time I'm both a karate student and instructor with Traditional Shotokan Karate Ryu.
“I have been growing my beard since June 2017. I have always had some form of facial hair, usually a goatee.
“In 2016 I grew my first handlebar moustache and now I'm going for the big beard.
“I met Dan and Ian from The Norfolk Beards a couple of years ago and they both encouraged me to grow my beard out.”