David joined Freemasonry on 6th December 1991 into Sportsman's Lodge No. 9440 which meet at Shiney Row, where he was fortunate to be the first initiate into Sportsman's Lodge and was Master in 2003. He is currently the DC of the Lodge a position which he has held for the since 2007. He is also a member of Durham Lodge of Installed Masters and currently the Provincial Deputy Grand Director of Ceremonies. He joined Williamson Royal Arch Chapter in May 1993 and became a founder member of Sportsman's Chapter. He is a PZ in both chapters [different rituals!!!].
His main hobbies are cricket, golf and socialising with friends and family. He is captain the 1st team at Seaham Park CC which play in the Durham Cricket League and also a member of Houghton le Spring Golf Club.