A first-class cricketer for Gloucestershire. Captain of Gloucestershire 1919-1923.
President of The Grateful Society 1940.
Master of Clifton Rugby Football Club 1943-1944.
Master of The Society of Merchant Venturers.1943-1945.
Chairman of E. S. & A. Robinson 1944-
Knighted 15 July 1958.
Breeder and owner of the winner of the 1964 Oaks, Homeward Bound, and Merchant Venturer, second to Relko in the 1963 Derby.