He was one of the team hoping to set up an Esquire Club in Burnley in 1970, and was described as "Northern Convenor of the Committee for Homosexual Equality". He was one of the speakers at the meeting in Burnley Library and is played by Dean Michael Gregory in The Burnley Buggers' Ball.
He may later have moved to other pubs in Blackburn:
- "Ken had the Wheatsheaf on Mincing Lane for a while and then The Adelphi on the boulevard."
- Peter Scott-Presland, Amiable Warriors, Volume One.
- Amiable Warriors, page 207.
- "Burnley site for new 'club' ", Burnley Express and News, 26 May 1971, quoted in Amiable Warriors, page 209.
- "The murder that sent shockwaves through Blackburn", Lancashire Telegraph, 5 August 2014.
- Anonymous posting on AccringtonWeb.