What was the very first record
you spent your pocket money on ?
AFRICAN WALT By Johnny
I went with my mother on the
'bus to Lewis's department store in Birmingham. I
could not make my mind up which to buy: HATS OFF TO
LARRY - Del Shannon or RUBBER BALL - Bobby Vee. I
have no idea why at the last minute I chanced my
mind and spent my money on African Waltz.
What in your opinion is the
greatest piece of music ever written ?
No difficulty at all answering
that question. BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER By Simon
I have always tried to live my
life like a bridge over troubled water. It is
written in my will for this to be played at my
What is the first car you ever
It was a Triumph Herald.
Registration LSS 482 D
What is your dream car ?
I have always wanted to own a Triumph TR7 sports
car - ever since the day I passed my driving test.
It would have to be in yellow.
If you won the jackpot on the
lottery what would be the first thing you
would spend money on for yourself ?
not sure a lottery jackpot would be enough money but
it would be to buy an original work by L S Lowry.
From the lottery winnings who
would you donate £1million to ?
It would be to The Milton Keynes Winter Night
If you were to become world
famous what would you like to be famous for ?
Being a writer/author.
How have you spent your
working life ? If you could turn the clock
back what different profession would you like to
I was a teacher and senior
manager in a large comprehensive school. Education
would be the last profession I would follow today. I
think I would like to be either a criminal lawyer -
defending not prosecuting, or a paramedic.
What is your favourite colour ?
What is your
favourite holiday destination ?
Which football team do you
If you could have
been born in a different country and have a
different nationality, what would that be ?