David was born in Airdrie in 1966. A family man and professional design engineer, he set up his own design firm in 1998 and has been a company director ever since. He started campaigning in 2014 when visiting anti-child-abuse campaigner Robert Green, then on remand in HMP Perth. This led to a second career in journalism with the alternative media daily news programme UK Column and on a freelance basis. David now campaigns and reports on matters of injustice and the abuse of the weak and the innocent across Scotland.