- The Manager of Skinner's Bookies who in November 2000 presented Jack Duckworth with a cheque for £59,631 when he won a six-horse accumulator
- Blackpool caravan park boss Gerry Imlach in May 2002
- Myopic and lecherous nightclub boss Bobby Ockton in August 2004.
He has also appeared in Bread, Burn It, Fat Friends, Heartbeat, Shameless and Emmerdale. Films include Mike Bassett: England Manager and The Navigators and he is a member of the Folk scene throughout the UK as a singer and songwriter.