Howard Thomas

Howard Thomas BPRCVS Trustee

BPRCVS Trustee

I am a retired Remploy Factory Manager who worked for the organisation for over 20 years.

This role has given me a good understanding of the needs of people with a variety of needs – both physical and mental.

I served on Pendle Borough Council from 1979 to 1991 and then again from 2006 to 2011 chairing various Committees of the Council.

I have been involved in several Community initiatives in Pendle.

I am a Board member of Pendle New Neighbours and a Trustee of Peter Birtwistle Trust (a Colne Alms House Charity).

I was born and brought up in Foulridge, attended Colne Grammar School and studied Applied Physics at Sheffield Hallam. 

I live in Colne am married with two grown-up sons.

In my spare time I enjoy photography, an going to the theatre and music concerts. Also babysitting grandchildren.