David's birth stone is a ruby.
David was born in the Chinese year of the dragon.
David's starsign is Cancer.
David met his wife Sue when they both appeared in Pinocchio together in pantomime.
David has appeared in plays such as Twelth Night, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, No More Sitting on the Old School Bench and The Rocky Horror Show.
David made his professional debut in 1973 with Birmingham Rep.
David celebrated his 25th wedding anniversary in 2003.
David is an ambassador of the Variety Club North West.
David trained at the Birmingham theatre school.
David has three children.
David has appeared in over 200 stage plays.
David has been married to his wife Sue since 1978.
David has played several parts in Coronation Street including the head teacher of Oakhill School and a Morris Dancer.
[6 December 2005] Winner of Best Actor in a Supporting Role at the Manchester Evening News Theatre Awards for his performance as Gregory Solomon in The Price by Arthur Miller at the Library Theatre, Manchester, UK.
His son is Coronation Street star Richard Fleeshman and he is married to Sue Jenkins who was in Coronation Street in the 80's.