Medal honour for Submariner John

John Leeming RN.
John Leeming RN.

A former Clitheroe man has been recognised for 30 years service and good conduct in the Submarine Service of the Royal Navy.

Warrant officer John Christopher Leeming (50), who is the only son of Mr and Mrs Christopher and Joan Leeming, of Clitheroe, is pictured receiving from Captain Robert Anstey R.N. the bar to his medal.

John joined the Royal Navy in 1984 after being educated at St Michael and St John’s RC Primary School, Clitheroe, and St Augustine’s RC High School, Billington, plus Fleetwood Nautical College.

He is currently second in command of the Radio Section of the UK Submarine Service.

John now lives in Helensburgh with his family.