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Q&A With Alan Gordon

Q&A Session

You're having a dinner party, who would you invite (dead or alive)?

Winston Churchill, Martin Luther King, Bobby Womack,

Michael Stipe & John Lennon


What is you're favourite type of music?

Pretty much everything, although if pushed to name only one genre

it would be soul


If you could interview one person, who would it be?

The first man on the moon, Neil Armstrong


What's your favourite thing about Ayrshire?

Mild climate and the quality golf courses


Where is the nicest place you've visited?

Slovenia, closely followed by Austria


What is your dream job?

Sports journalist


If you could retire tomorrow, what would you do?

Nothing, I’d be retired


Where is the last place you went on holiday?



What cheers you up?

Family & friends, music and hearing a good news story.


Have you ever met anyone famous?

Amongst others Ronnie Corbett, Daley Thomson, John Bishop, Kevin Bridges, and far to many footballers to mention.


What's your favourite thing to spend money on?

Myself ;-) and family


If you could learn something new, what would it be?

How to play the saxophone like Clarence Clemons Jnr ( The Big Man)


What do/did you do for a living?

Self employed business utility broker. Prior to that I worked for Scottish & Newcastle and Heineken


Night Out or Quiet Night In?

Depends on the mood


Favourite Drink?

Lager or Jack Daniels & Diet Coke


Favourite Food?

Anything Greek or Indian


Tell us something unusual that we won't know about you?

I have been three times Seniors Matchplay Champion of Troon St Meddans Golf club and am currently Vice Captain of the club


Who Is Your Hero?

My late father, a truly great man and so sadly missed


Do you have any hobbies?

Following Aberdeen Football Club, Music, Golf and Reading

Alan Gordon