Roger Dickinson was born in West Yorkshire and educated at Leeds Grammar School and Leeds University, where he gained a BA in Textile Design. He went on to a career in art education at the Central School of Art, and in textile design, where he founded a London studio and travelled worldwide to sell the products. Later he moved to New York to marry Judy and continue the design studio concept together. They have recently returned after 30 years and are now starting to cope again with life in the UK.
Roger has had a keen interest in Jazz since his school days and looks forward to this opportunity to share his enthusiasm.
Roger co-presents Jazz Club on Friday 21st October, 11am – 1pm, with John Bain. Two old blokes who love jazz playing music that anyone with ears will love.