Leader of Birmingham.pm [pm.org] and a CPAN author [cpan.org]. Co-organised YAPC::Europe in 2006 and the 2009 QA Hackathon, responsible for the YAPC Conference Surveys [yapc-surveys.org] and the QA Hackathon [qa-hackathon.org] websites. Also the current caretaker for the CPAN Testers websites and data stores.
If you really want to find out more, buy me a Guinness
In my teens I can remember falling off the settee, with tears of laughter streaming down my face, listen to his witicisms and observations of life. One story I recall of him, is describing his son going to the fridge, leaning on the door while he figured out what he wanted. I realised he was describe me
I discovered to today that he died last Thursday. A great shame.
Good night Dave Allen. Thank you. And may your God go with you.