Steve Holmes has been a general practice principal since 1989 and continues to provide clinical care to the Shepton Mallet population in Somerset. He is a previous chair of PCRS and remains involved in the executive and education committee (with a background supporting the leadership programme). He is currently on the IPCRG Education committee – and is involved with clinical policy at the RCGP. He was on RCGP council for more than a decade, and has been involved in more than 250 published papers and has spoken widely. He is a current clinical lead for Integrated Care in Somerset ICS, a clinical respiratory lead for NHS England (South West) and co-chair of the Primary Care Respiratory Academy and the Taskforce for Lung Health Diagnosis Sub group representing the RCGP on the overall Taskforce for Lung Health. Steve has been involved in a variety of guidelines nationally and internationally and well as some of the guidance from PCRS. He enjoys keeping running when the opportunity arises and playing the piano and a variety of guitars badly.