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Jim Beck

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Jim Beck, a keen fisherman and poet, plays his favourite hits new and old on a Monday afternoon. You may also hear Jim recite one of his own poems, which can also be found in his published book SALAR.

Q&A - Find Out More About Jim As We Ask
Him A Serious Of Questions

You are having a dinner party, who would you invite (dead or alive)?
Jesus, Gandhi, the Queen, Nelson Mandela

What is your favourite type of music?
Rock, Pop and Classics

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

What is your favourite thing about Ayrshire?
The sea and coastline

Where is the nicest place you've visited?
Switzerland

What is you dream job?
When I worked in Digital Equipment

If you could retire tomorrow, what would you do?
I am retired and so far I would recommend it to anyone!

Where is the last place you went on holiday?
North Uist

What cheers you up?

Going fishing with a flask of coffee, chocolate and catching fish

Have you ever met anyone famous?
The Princess Royal

What is your favourite thing to spend money on?
Fishing and photographic gear

If you could learn something new what would it be?
How to write short stories

What do/did you do for a living?
Web Designer

Night out or quiet night in?
Quiet night in

Favourite drink?
Coffee

Favourite food?
Chocolate

Tell us something unusual that we won't know about you?
I support our church website

Who is your hero?
No one in particular

Do you have any hobbies?
Fishing, photography and poetry