Inventor of the “Boaters Lockmate” a remote control system for canal boats making
it easy to enter and leave a lock.
Founder of the club and Inventor of “Masquepen”, a dispenser for masking fluid for
use by watercolour artists. Sadly Len is no longer with us but his wife Lorna and
her family carry on the business today.
John Aston - our Chairman.
Inventor of the worlds first microprocessor controlled hotel door lock in 1979 which
began a world wide multi million dollar industry in manufacturing and installing
electronic hotel door locks. Today’s products (illustrated) have all grown from Johns