Wigan Grammar School
Geoffrey  Frank Bannister
27/12/1930 - 17/2/2010
Geoff Bannister

Geoff was born in Swinley, Wigan

He attended the Wesleyan day school and then Wigan Grammar School (1942-49)

He studied law at Liverpool University .

He did National Service in Hong Kong and Singapore.

He started work as a solicitor in private practice in St Helens and then went into local government, first in Wigan where he became Deputy Town Clerk.

On the reorganisation of local government in 1974 he moved to Salford as City Administrator and retired in 1992.