How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : I was asked to help out with the first trial broadcast in 2009 and have been here ever since.
What are your favourite types of music? : I like a wide variety of music, from pop to classical, but avoid rap and heavy dance music.
Name your favourite artist(s) : ELO, the Beatles, Squeeze
Name your favourite album(s) : ELO – Out of the Blue
Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Romeo by Mr. Big
Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Queen – Don’t Stop Me Now
Favourite novelty song : Monster Mash – Bobby “Boris” Pickett & the Crypt-Kickers
Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : Glen Tilbrook at the HAC in 2014
Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : I can play a CD. Does that count?
Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : No. Karaoke is my idea of hell!
What do you love about Irvine? : Irvine Beat FM
Best view(point) in Irvine? : The Harbourside
If someone visits Irvine for the first time, where MUST they go? : The HAC for breakfast. There’s a good chance you’ll catch Ronnie McGhie there.
What’s your favourite breakfast? : Scrambled egg and bacon roll
What’s your favourite dinner? : Macaroni cheese
What’s your favourite soup? : My Mum’s chicken soup
What’s your favourite ice-cream flavour? : Mint Choc-Chip
What’s your favourite biscuit? : Tunnock’s Tea Cake – I always look forward to having one after giving blood.
What’s your favourite fruit? : Apple
What’s your favourite vegetable? : Home grown potatoes
If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : A Diet Coke or a wee Drambuie over ice.
If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Browse round a CD shop and head out for dinner.
When did you last have a lie-in? : Last weekend
What are the last three things you bought? : A newspaper, petrol and some stamps
Have you met anybody famous? : Stuart Rodgers
Who was your favourite interviewee? : Tommy Truesdale
Who would you most like to interview? : Jeff Lynne
Do you have any secret talents? : I can wiggle my ears
Do you look like any celebrities? : I’m told I look like a Greek tycoon. I wish!