Ian left the Department of Trade & Industry in 2007 to spend more time with his pension. One year later he spotted a Back-Roads bus and decided that was to be his new career. His interests include photography, maps, geography and making bad jokes on tour.
Rumoured to be descended from Robin Hood, according to the family bible but no longer robs the rich. He now travels the world every winter and comes home to marvel at the beauty of the UK as he takes Back-Roads clients on his favourite tours around Wales, the Cotswolds and the West Country.