JAMES : TIM BOOTH QUESTIONNAIRE 1990

In the 1990 tour programme, each band member answered a set of questions, here are Tim’s responses:

NAME : Tim Booth

BIRTHDAY : A stormy night in Bradford

EARLIEST CHILDHOOD MEMORY : Setting fire to the Christmas tree aged 4

FAVOURITE NEWSPAPER : Correspondent

WHEN YOU WERE 17, WHAT WAS YOUR FAVOURITE RECORD? : Horses - Patti Smith

FAVOURITE JAMES SONG : "the most recent one we're working on"

MOST EMBARRASSING JAMES MOMENT : Walking on stage at the Free Trade Hall having left my false teeth in the dressing room

FAVOURITE FILM : Casablanca

WHO’S THE RICHEST PERSON YOU’VE EVER MET? : Seymour Stein

WHAT’S THE MOST WAY OUT MEAL YOU’VE EVER EATEN? : Lobster thermidor

FAVOURITE FOOTBALLER : Barnes, Waddle

LEAST APPEALING PERSONAL TRAIT : Worry, guilt

FAVOURITE FILM STAR : Jodie Foster, Geena Davis, Brando

FAVOURITE REGIONAL ACCENT : Scottish, Irish

SEXUAL FANTASY : Spoilt for choice. Sounds like an invitation - "Do with me what you want, but don't tell a soul"

WHO’S THE RUDEST PERSON YOU KNOW? : Julie Birchill

FAVOURITE SHOP : Second hand clothes shop in Brighton

FAVOURITE TV SOAP CHARACTER : Roseanne

WORST EXAM RESULT : Fail

FAVOURITE WRITER : Sheppard, Wolfe, Lessing

IF YOU WERE ANOTHER MEMBER OF JAMES, WHICH ONE WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE? : The least responsible