Everton supporting Mike Hayes is married to Liverpool supporting Betty and they have three children and four grandchildren. They came to Balham in 2000 from Lancashire where Mike had been a Reader at Christ Church, Aughton. Mike loves preaching and leading worship in church and helping others to grow in the Christian faith in home groups. Mike has worked in urban planning across the UK and is currently a freelance planning consultant. He and Betty enjoy going to the theatre and taking opportunities to travel.