About the Author:
Christopher Sanders was brought up in Aberystwyth and attended boarding school in Reading. Following degrees in Physics and Meteorology from Bristol and Imperial College, he moved to Scotland in 1973, to work for the Building Research Establishment, a government research organisation, on heating , ventilation, moisture problems etc. He then moved to Glasgow Caledonian University in 2003 to head a research and consultancy group in the same field. He is author of a large number of scientific papers, British and European Standards and guidance documents for industry. Christopher moved to Helensburgh in 2006 and since then has become much involved in the local community, including the Photographic Club, the Heritage Trust and the Friends of Hermitage Park, which is working to obtain funding to restore this Edwardian Park. Since retiring in 2013, he has been able to enjoy his main interests of photography, local history and hill walking.