Steve was in the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment before he was medically discharged from the military. He had an accident whilst driving a Snatch in Afghanistan, which rolled into a canal resulting in a fractured lower spine and neck injuries. He is currently awaiting further surgery. He is one of the original cast members of the award winning production The Two Worlds of Charlie F by Owen Sheers. He was military consultant on the short film “The Covenant” and Assistant Producer for Traces of War a dance performance by veterans. He is a part time artist and his work has been recently featured in an exhibition.