John Bird to be guest speaker at the 2016 Young Builder of the Year Awards
John Bird, 70 was brought up in an orphanage and served time in a young offenders institution before he was out of his teens. During the turbulent and difficult times of his youth he often slept rough as one of London’s homeless.
He was, as he now frankly reflects, very much a part of the problems of society.
Gradually he realised that the only way to get out of the destructive circle into which he had grown up was to give […]