Allan joined the Ramsbury Horticultural Society and he served on the committee for many years and together with Jenny they stewarded the annual Shows that took place in the village.
Allan loved playing bowls and was an avid member of the Ramsbury and Aldbourne Bowls Club. He was on the Committee and was Treasurer for many years until his death. He enjoyed gardening at the Green. Allan was also Treasurer for Meals on Wheels for a number of years.
Allan was a gentleman and one who contributed a lot to the local community and those around him. He was also a devoted husband to Jenny, a committed family man, and much-loved father of Clive and Jeff.