In the spotlight this week is Laurie Brown of South Queensferry
1 Which three people (alive or dead) would you love to share a pint with?
Glenn Miller/Daniel Craig/God.
2 It’s not widely known, but I...
Represented Scotland at ten pin bowling.
3 Three things you associate with your youth:
Playing rugby, hot summers and meeting my wife of 44 years, Norma.
4 Last film seen/book read/album listened to:
Skyfall/Hornet’s Nest (Patricia Cornwell) / The Great American Songbook (Rod Stewart).
5 My best and worst personality traits, according to my nearest and dearest:
My friendly, open nature. I won’t stop talking long enough to let my wife get a word in.
6 How do you like to escape from it all?
Cruising on ocean liners and ballroom dancing.
7 If you could learn any new skill (money no object) what would it be?
I am happy as I am, but would love to have been clever enough to be a doctor.
8 Where would you like an all-expenses trip to, and why?
A world cruise because there is still so much to see and learn.
9 Three things in my 2013 diary I’m looking forward to:
A cruise/enjoying summer in our new wee flat/another year of my grandchildren keeping me young.
10 In a film of your life, who would play the leading man?
I have been mistaken for a famous actor but no one knows who he is (Daniel Craig)!