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  • Fluent in English; learning French
  • 115, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Running an Irish Pub here in Lyon
  • very little that made any difference to my career.
  • From Southport / Manchester UK
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About Me


To give other people the opportunity to enjoy the wonders of this magic city


Originally from the UK. I've been living in this magnificent city of Lyon for 9 years.

I gave up a well paid career in marketing to open up a small Irish Pub in Lyon 1ere. Its been hard work but now its very vibrant especially at the weekends. I believe its a great place for visiting CSs to meet young locals, many of whom like to speak English. Our website is

In terms of who I am I can only describe myself as not religious, not a racist and hate all political parties.

I have a positive outlook on life and believe in keeping both my mind and body fit. Though I do tend to overdose frequently on beer :-)

My apartment is very centrally located just across the street from the Opera at Hotel de Ville.


A man is only really limited by the acceptance of his circumstance...

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


very limited so far because of work pressures which are starting to ease a little. I have more and more friends in different parts of France hosting and I cant wait to play my part this year.


meeting new people
real ale
asian food
Going to the gym

  • books
  • dining
  • beer
  • walking
  • partying
  • pub crawls
  • movies
  • magic
  • opera

Music, Movies, and Books

Rock, Blues , Jazz.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

too many to mention all my family say I should write a book. Perhaps one day I will.

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