5 Minute Interview with Jim Higgins

How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : Through word of mouth.

What are your favourite types of music? : Very mixed range of music from chart, country, Scottish, easy listening

Name your favourite artist(s) : Michael Buble, Caro Emerald

Name your favourite album(s) : Mama Mia – fun music

Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Love is in the Air – John Paul Young

Favourite novelty song : Court of King Caractacus

Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : Dolly Parton

Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : I can’t sing or I would clear the place

What do you love about Irvine? : It was the Magnum, but getting new sports centre

Best view(point) in Irvine? : Glasgow Gailes Golf Course

Irvine Meadow or Irvine Victoria? : Irvine Meadow

If someone visits Irvine for the first time, where MUST they go? : The Harbourside Museum

What’s your favourite breakfast? : Toast

What’s your favourite dinner? : Mince and tatties

What’s your favourite biscuit? : Blue Riband

If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : Whisky soda, thanks

If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Ikea

When did you last have a lie-in? : Can’t mind

What are the last three things you bought? : Clothes, shopping, petrol

Best holiday ever? : Thailand

Best day out? : Theatre

Have you met anybody famous? : John Barrowman/ the Krankies

Who was your favourite interviewee? : The Krankies

Who would you most like to interview? : Mmmm no idea – there’s so many

Do you have any secret talents? : Mmmm I talk a lot

Favourite film? : Mama Mia

Favourite TV shows? : Top Gear

Do you look like any celebrities? : That’s up to you. Who do you think?

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