Jim Keys is 74 years old, married with 4 grown up sons. He spent his working life in the motor trade and since his retirement has indulged his passion for history, writing two books on Britain’s past: The Dark Ages and The Bloody Crown. He is currently writing the last of the trilogy, Fighting Brits which covers Britain’s military struggles from the Armada to Afghanistan.
In addition, he has had many articles published in web based history magazines.
An independent member of his local council, Jim is also Secretary of the local Ex Servicemen’s club and his hobbies include acoustic guitar, walking and reading.