Dani Harvie has been with Epsom Hospital Radio since May 2019.
Join Dani every Wednesday from 11am to 1pm when she'll have:
The ‘Best of Britpop’ - three indie songs from the mid 90s, ‘Connections’ - a game where the listeners figure out what connects three songs, and a look back at number ones from this day in history.
What's your favourite genre of music?
Indie/guitar music from the 60s through to the present day. Favourite artists include The Kinks, The Smiths, David Bowie, Blur, Oasis and Kasabian.
When you're not at Epsom Hospital Radio, what are you doing?
Looking after my two young daughters, and my dog, Stan.
If you had £1,000,000 to spend on yourself and no-one else what would you spend it on?
Take a six month holiday to Tahiti, hire Aljaz from Strictly to teach me to dance and buy a huge farm to keep hundreds of animals on (as pets only!).
What is your ideal holiday destination?
The Galápagos Islands
What is your favourite film?
Sons of the Desert
What is your favourite TV programme?
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Who is your favourite comedian?
Who is your favourite sports team/star?
What is your favourite drink?
A cold beer on a hot day, or a hot chocolate on a cold night.
What is your favourite food?
I love seafood - oysters and scallops in particular
What inspires you?
My kids, a spectacular sunrise and Larry David
Weird & wonderful talents?
I once wrote, produced and directed a film that won a couple of (very minor) awards, and I have an encyclopaedic knowledge of old TV themes.
Most treasured belongings?
What was the Number 1 single on the day you were born?
Stand and Deliver by Adam and the Ants
What record drives you mad when you hear it?
Anything by Dido
What is your favourite album?
Definitely Maybe has a lot of happy memories for me
Have you met anyone famous and if so, under what circumstances?
I used to live opposite Benedict Cumberbatch and, on the day I finally got the opportunity for a neighbourly chat, my dog decided he didn’t much like random men talking to me so wouldn’t stop barking and scared poor Benedict away. There were no duck treats for the dog that night, let me tell you.
Who is your favourite radio presenter?
Apart from your current partner, who would be your ideal dinner date and why?
Stephen Fry. Because he’s Stephen Fry.
If you were marooned on a desert island, what would be the items you'd need most?