Norman Cook

Norman Cook lives in Essex and was a physics further education lecturer for 35 years before retiring in 2003. He has written a number of physics and engineering textbooks. Since retirement he has taught parttime at a university. In the early 1980s while attending a Shaftesbury Mission he wrote a number of plays on Christian themes. The first of these a short drama called John Pounds Ragged School Pioneer inspired him to write a fulllength musical The Shaftesbury Story on the career of the sevent