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Golden Classics
Golden classics
Bertie Newton

Bertie Newton

Bertie Newton has been with Epsom Radio since 2017 Does a show every Monday from 7-9 PM

Questions and Answers: 

What's your favourite genre of music?
Soft Rock, Motown & Musicals

When you're not at Epsom Hospital Radio, what are you doing?
Retired so travelling, watching sport and going to the theatre and the cinema. I'm also a volunteer public speaker for Surrey Air Ambulance.

If you had £1,000,000 to spend on yourself and no-one else what would you spend it on?
Restart a charity I volunteered for but which ran out of money last year and hire a box at Twickenham for next Six Nations

What is your ideal holiday destination?
Las Vegas

What is your favourite film?
Top Gun

What is your favourite TV programme?
Take Me Out

Who is your favourite comedian?
John Bishop & Lee Mack

Who is your favourite sports team/star?
Owen Farrell

What is your favourite drink?
Gin and Tonic

What is your favourite food?
Fish and Chips

What inspires you?
Intelligence

Middle name?
Ellis

Star sign?
Aquarius

Weird & wonderful talents?
Used to lead large numbers of aircraft in formation (32 at a time!)

Most treasured belongings?
A DVD of the Gulf War given to squadrons by ITV News

Favourite smell?
Fish and Chips

What was the Number 1 single on the day you were born?
Oh Mein Papa by Eddie Calvert

What record drives you mad when you hear it?
Grandad by Clive Dunn

What is your favourite album?
Rumours

Have you met anyone famous and if so, under what circumstances?
Margaret Thatcher and Norman Schwarzkopf at the later’s book launch

Who is your favourite radio presenter?
Chris Evans

Apart from your current partner, who would be your ideal dinner date and why?
Joanna Lumley. Intelligent, funny and ……..that voice!

If you were marooned on a desert island, what would be the items you'd need most?
TV and radio