Maxwell Senior – is a director of Dearne Media Group CIC and company treasurer. He has also done his share of programme production, presentation and voiceovers. Barnsley born, Max was a steel worker and a miner before leaving the coal industry and going to High Melton college, Doncaster, where he was awarded the Diploma /HE FCIH. For 27 years thereafter, he was a local government officer, first as a housing contracts manager in Rotherham then as principal ‘Hate and Hidden Crime’ officer for Barnsley MBC. He plays for Dodworth Miners’ Welfare brass band, is secretary of the Dodworth Miners Welfare and chair of Barnsley amnesty group. He is also a member of the executive committee of Barnsley U3A.