Darren is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and was given a trial lesson at Bodmin Airfield for his 40th birthday. During his 17 years at Bodmin he has acquired nearly 1400 hrs of flight time, mainly on tailwheel aircraft. He holds an EASA Instrument Rating, Night, Aerobatic and Floatplane Ratings and also has a Helicopter licence. He currently flys a Husky, and is in the process of building a Van’s RV8. Past CFC Chairman, Darren was re-elected to the board in October 2018 with the highest ever % of club members voting for him..a resounding acknowledgement of his years of hard work as Club Chairman.