“Originally from Yorkshire, after many years in Germany, Bristol and London I've finally settled in Letchworth Garden City with my wonderful wife Jen.
“My beard journey has been long and varied.
“I first dabbled with expansive sideburns as a student, experimented with various goatees in my 20s before graduating to a full beard about 10 years ago.
“I've been clean shaven once in the last 20 years and my niece was so terrified on seeing my bald face that I've never gone back again.
“I work in radio and love music, particularly alternative 80s and I'm a massive fan of Elvis. I also love football, and spending time quaffing Jack Daniels in