"Lord Graham Kirkham founded DFS Furniture Company plc in 1969, in a disused billiard hall in Carcroft. It now has 75 stores nationwide. mGraham was honoured with a Knighthood in 1995 and was elevated to the peerage in July 1999. He received the CVO in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2001... He is actively involved with many charities other than The Outward Bound Trust, including The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Sceme, The Animal Health Trust and The Blue Cross."
Resources and articles
- Outward Bound UK Trustees, organizational web page, accessed March 8, 2013.