Steve Petford

Steve Petford

Steve joined the Royal Navy at 16, spending 14 years in the catering branch.  When he left in 1990 he and his wife bought and ran a B&B on Weymouth seafront.  They ran the B&B for 17 years, along with a garden design, maintenance and construction business for 12 years.  After selling the B&B Steve renovated an early 19th century cottage and has joined the Academy with a view to working in the marine industry after finishing the course.  Steve’s hobbies include gardening, windsurfing, DIY, swimming and hill walking.