Quickfire Questions with Cllr Simon Rushton
FAVOURITE PLACE IN DARTMOUTH?
Rowing in Mill Creek on a still morning.
Recently, the lovely Pale Ales and Stouts that they have had in Yarn Bar.
MOST TREASURED POSSESSION?
Family and friends
Species, by Yuval Noah Harari, it challenges lots of what we are taught at school.
Marvel Cinematic Universe.
ADVICE YOU WOULD GIVE YOUR 18-YEAR-OLD SELF?
18-year-olds don’t take much advice in my experience.
HOW DID YOU END UP IN DARTMOUTH?
My Mum’s best friend Marj moved here in the 1970s. My best friend is Kerry, Marj’s daughter, Kerry and I got married at St Petroc’s in 1990 and moved here in 2008 to bring up our youngest child.
ANY CUTE KIDS OR PAMPERED PETS?
Holly, a 9 year old Border Terrier, recently described as being like a Scotch Egg on legs (she needs to lose weight), who has learned to live with (i.e. be bossed around by) Ebb and Flo, two beautiful black cats.
CREAM FIRST OR JAM FIRST?
I don’t know
No one thing but hoping not to have too tough a time at the Pearly Gates.
MOST EMBARRASSING MOMENT?
Too many to choose from, usually involving temporary loss of balance for one reason or another.
EAT-IN OR DINE OUT?
Happy doing either.
EARLY BIRD OR NIGHT OWL?
BEST THING ABOUT LIVING IN DARTMOUTH?
The feeling of always being glad to be coming back when I’ve been somewhere else.
WHAT ANNOYS YOU MOST?
WHAT MAKES YOU HAPPY?