Due to the fact that he lives locally, David was invited by Fret-King designer Trev Wilkinson to visit his Southport workshop to pick up his prize and see the facilities for himself.
"It was great to meet the main man himself, and see all his excellent guitars," said David. "I used to play guitar in a band, and winning this superb Ventura has given me the bug to start up again."
"It's great the guitar has been won by a player - and that he's from Merseyside is a bonus!" joked Wilkinson, who was only too happy to sign Doran’s new guitar.
Fret-King guitars are distributed worldwide by John Hornby Skewes & Co.