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Stanley Constituency
Portfolio: Public Works

Born in August 1962, Stanley Falkland Islands. Gavin was educated locally and then went on to undertake a BTEC in Telecommunications. Gavin is currently employed by Cable & Wireless but previously worked for the Falkland Islands Company and the Falkland Islands Government. He is also the Chairman of the General Employees'Union.

Gavin has four children, in 2004 he married Kylie and they have a son. Gavin enjoys music, model boat building, information technology, reading, fishing and a fairly keen interest in defence and security and keeping up with what is happening in South America especially in the southern cone. Gavin spent a year in Chile from 2000 to 2001. He is an ex member of the FIDF and was very briefly a volunteer fireman until he found he had to climb ladders so gave that a miss (he is very much a ground dwelling animal)