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Twenty Questions to a Usual Suspect - Lawnmower

By bisach
July 27 2009

Colin has sat behind me with the Easties Beasties for the last few seasons now. Fortunately, he just bangs a Bodhran. We drummers have sensitive ears don't you know.

Meet the family

Twenty questions to a 'Usual Suspect'


Real Name Colin Hickson
Location Reading
Occupation Driver, customer service

Movie(s) "Alien" series, "Bourne" and "Lord of the Rings" trilogies
TV Programme(s) Natural history programmes, older comedies, eg FawltyTowers, Porridge, Open All Hours, and similar vintage.
Book(s) Terry Pratchett's "Discworld" series, science fiction/fantasy, biographies of favourite musicians/groups.
Music Mostly 70's rock, esp Genesis, Led Zeppelin, Yes, Pink Floyd, etc, also MOR, blues, instrumental, some classical and jazz.
Radio Station(s) Planet Rock
Food(s) Three times daily after meals. I like French food, but generally most things with nice flavour but not over hot.
Drinks(s) AG of course, plus Real Ale, wine and single malt whisky, also home-brew beer and wine.
Place(s) to visit West Country and France
How long supporting LI? Since 2003
Best ever LI game (Excluding 2002 cup final) HEC Semi v Toulouse, Twickenham 2008 or GP Final 2009.
Favourite LI experience off pitch (Excluding 2002 cup final) It's all fun!
How did you start supporting LI? Previously supported Northampton Saints (family home), but encouraged to come down by a friend when LI moved to MadStad.
What are your non-rugby pastimes? Country walks with dog, hifi and music, cryptic crosswords, home-brew...
Any Irish connection? No.
Most likely to say? Yeah, blame Colin for that!
Least likely to say? Do you wanna fight?
Tell us something about you we don't know. Technically, I'm a Northerner, born in Preston, Lancashire! Been down here since aged about five so I sound like a Southerner.

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