Home Counties Chief Constable
|"May i also place on
record my sincere thanks for being given the opportunity to receive
the splendid original on behalf of the force.
I am sure it will be appreciated by all here"
South West Chief Constable
|"I wanted to drop you a
line to thank you for the work that you did on the pictorial history
of policing in my force area.
I thought how well the picture depicts both the history of the force
and the divers geographical nature of the area.
It was also superbly painted.
Indeed, I have one outside my office and have purchased one to hang at
South West Chief Constable said;
|"For some time now i
have had a print of your merseyside police water-colour in my office
and it is a frequent topic of conversation with visitors.
I am most grateful to you for putting your talents to work on a
commission for my own constabulary.
I am absolutely delighted to accept your painting and to know that the
history of the constabulary has been captured in such a detailed and
urban force Chief Constable said;
|"Words alone cannot
express my sincere appreciation for this most generous gift to the
force and, as promised, it now has pride of place in our command
I am sure people who view it will be most impressed, as i was, with
the quality of the artistry as well as the choice of scenes selected."
Inspector from Wales said;
delighted with the painting and it will be displayed in our main
There has been a great deal of interest shown across the force and i
am confident that the orders will flow in."
from a North Eastern Chief Constable
|"It was a great pleasure
to see you and your colleague on Monday and to receive the beautiful
print which you have done for my force.
We have arranged that it shall hang within my office suite and we
would very much like to have a copy of the explanatory key which you
are preparing, as i suspect this will be one of the principal points
of contact and interest."