Possessed of a cheerful disposition unless his beloved hometown team, Middlesbrough F.C., are having a hard time in the league. Now a resident of Grosmont in the Esk Valley, near Whitby. He is of indeterminate age and started off his musical career as a dance band singer moving on to playing the vibes in the house band at the famous ’Club Fiesta ’, Stockton-on-Tees, for many years. After taking up the drums , Jack played with various groups in many different styles before joining the Diamonds in 1997.He is a keen fly fisherman and an avid hispanophile. Whenever he can , Jack indulges himself by playing jazz with other members of the Diamonds who show their versatility by playing different instruments ! Jack on keyboard , Phil on double bass , Burt on guitar and Parky on drums.