Customer portraits

Royston, 75.

A retired painter and decorator living in a retirement home.

Royston, or Roy, lives in a satellite town to the north of a large city. He has recently moved into a retirement flat  in the town’s main shopping centre, Roy is 75, was a painter and decorator and still likes to dabble in paint whenever he can. He goes to the Coral’s bookmakers to watch Chelsea, his favourite team, for live games. Roy has two adult children who help him with the internet.

“I’m a customer when I want a paper or some milk or something like that.”