Biography of Brian Dawtrey
Born 1928. Served in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment . Married 1948. 14 years family farming in post war England. 25 years in Overseas Aid in Africa organising resettlement schemes and constructing rural roads and water supplies. 16 years Hon.Wildlife Ranger.
Past Chairman of the Wildlife Conservation Society of Zambia
Some features published:
Zambia Geographical Society Handbook - contributor
Farming in Zambia - feature writer.
The Agricultural Planning Guide, Dept.of Agriculture, Zambia.
Mfubu - wildlife magazine, Zambia - Editor
Elaeis, Journal of Igalaland, (Nigeria) - Editor.
Published by World Bank.
Contemporary Review magazine, London.
"Who was Shakespear's Falstaff?"
Trust (Saga) magazine. "Ivory Tales."
Countryman, "Merrol the rebel" Apl.2007
Historical articles published recently in;
Hampshire County Magazine.
Family History, ABM.
The Ormskirk Writers & Literary Club, Travel; "In the Footsteps of Elton". International Non-fiction competition; Highly Commended.
TRAVEL: Brian and Cicely (Jo) have enjoyed prolonged visits to Tokyo. North and South California, New Hampshire, Turkey, Spain, RSA, Kenya, Malawi, and have lived for 25 years in Tanzania, Zambia, and Nigeria.
This Trilogy includes Wildlife Murram and Bush, and, Wild Africa and a Job To Do.