How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : Familiar with Irvine Beat FM as a really successful, established and vibrant Community Ayrshire Radio Station. Was keen to be involved. Introduced by other presenter.
What are your favourite types of music? : Soul, Groove, Disco, Smooth Jazz, Easy Listening.
Name your favourite artist(s) : Earth Wind and Fire, George Benson, Lionel Ritchie, Billy Paul, Stevie Wonder, Tavares, Kenny G, Peter White.
Name your favourite album(s) : Songs in the Key of Life – Stevie Wonder
Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Baby Don’t Change Your Mind – Gladys Knight & The Pips
Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Hit the Road Jack – Ray Charles
Favourite novelty song : Mahna Mhana – Muppets
Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : Simply Red
Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : Used to play the Chanter (didn’t get to Bagpipes level) Oh…and the Mandolin …(Long time ago)
Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : Sing – No can do!
What do you love about Irvine? : Great coastal location. Love the development that is taking place.
Best view(point) in Irvine? : Harbourside
If someone visits Irvine for the first time, where MUST they go? : Follow the rainbow to the ‘Wind Turbine Generator’ (WTG) and at the foot you will find a treasure – Irvine Beat FM 107.2
What’s your favourite breakfast? : Shreddies
What’s your favourite dinner? : Steak Pie
What’s your favourite soup? : Chicken & Rice
What’s your favourite ice-cream flavour? : Toffee or Fudge (with bits)
What’s your favourite biscuit? : Chocolate Mini Rolls (out the fridge)
What’s your favourite fruit? : Green Grapes
What’s your favourite vegetable? : Asparagus
If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : Pint of Lager (T)
If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Go buy a CD or hardware to fix something!
When did you last have a lie-in? : What’s that?
What are the last three things you bought? : Fuel, CD, TV
Best holiday ever? : Camping in the Black Isle
Best day out? : Drive to Oban for the day.
Do you play any sport? : Team Tennis
Do you follow any sport/teams? : Tennis – Andy Murray
Do you have a hero? : Andy Murray
Have you met anybody famous? : When I worked in Radio & TV. Raquel Welch; Brigitte Bardot, Charlton Heston…….and more
Who was your favourite interviewee? : Tiger Tim – Radio Clyde
Who would you most like to interview? : Daniel Craig – 007
Do you have any secret talents? : Mibby…
Favourite film? : Gladiator
Favourite TV shows? : Coast, Planet Earth, Impossible Engineering, How it’s Made
Favourite Book? : No favourite – Don’t read many books. Like to keep Busy.
Do you look like any celebrities? : Some say Ally McCoist – (Can’t figure that one out!)