Dr Clive Glazebrook trained in medicine at Guys and Kings in London and qualified in 1973.

He was appointed as consultant anaesthetist at Addenbrookes Cambridge in 1982 after periods of training in Cambridge, Papworth (Old), Newfoundland, Oxford, and New Zealand.

Clive specialised in anaesthesia for obstetrics, ENT, plastic and transplantation.

During the period as consultant, he was head of department and chairman of consultant staff council.

He retired from practice in 2013.

Clive married Patricia, a midwife, in 1973 and has three children, five grandchildren and two dogs.

Since retirement, he does more of the housework, shopping, cooking and gardening.

He moved near Saffron Walden on retirement and is the honoury treasurer of friends of Audley End