Richard Powell OBE


When did you join HAT?

February 2017

What do you do there?

As Director, my job is to make sure it all runs OK, get out there and tell people what a FAB job we do and how exciting the Archive is. To make sure the work programmes and budgets all fit and work with the Trustees to make sure we are doing what it says on the tin.

What did you want to be when you were younger?

Absolutely positively a lumber jack in Canada.

What is your favourite ad?

Anything Vimto pre war.

Tell us something we don’t know about you?

One of the jobs I had when I left school was to make and sell sweet rock on Regent Road in Great Yarmouth.