Alex Hall was born in North Kent and qualified in medicine and surgery from Leeds University in 1968. Having held post-graduate posts in general medicine, thoracic surgery, accident & emergency, obstetrics, paediatrics and anaesthetics, he decided to devote the remainder of his career to general practice. He joined Dr Shearman's practice at Cross Deep in Twickenham in 1973 and retired in 2011 having been senior partner for many years. Since retirement he has undertaken voluntary work as a classroom assistant and as a support work for 'Look and Plan' which is an activity group for people with mental health issues. Alex's hobbies are playing the piano and cooking. Alex joined the Trustee Board in 2019 and is also a member of the Welfare Committee.