DAVID HUMPHREY BOYLE DL

LIEUTENANT OF THE COMPANY OF MERCHANTS OF THE STAPLE OF ENGLAND

October 2014 – October 2015

Education:
Shrewsbury School
Cambridge University

National Service and Territorial Army:
Royal Corps of Signals 1950 - 1958

Business Career:
Partner and Director Boyle & Son Leeds 1955 – 1974
Design Director & Deputy Chairman Wallcoverings International 1974 -1992
Consultant Walker Greenbank 1992 – 2002
Lecturer on historic wallpapers and fabrics 1990 – 2003

Other activities:
Deputy chairman Learning Partnerships Charity 1990 – 2004
Chairman Learning Partnerships 2004 – 2014
President Ilkley Book Club 1997- 2012
President Myddleton Angling Club 1992 - 1997
Representative for the River Wharfe Angling Association on Environment Agency Forums 2002 – 2010

Honours and Professional Qualifications:
High Sheriff of West Yorkshire 1992
Deputy Lieutenant 1998 – 2007
M.A. degree, Cambridge
Diploma in business studies, Cambridge

Interests:
Gardening, fishing, classical music and art.
Married to Josephine with one daughter and two sons.