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Banana Chat - meet Trevor Rayment

by Banana Crumble | Dec 26, 2018

My name is Trevor and I am from Collier Row, Romford in Essex. Originally my Dad had a cleaning business.  I went to art college for 3 years and then became a window cleaner ha ha!! I now own a cleaning supply business but am basically a glorified window cleaner. Because of my job, motorcycling and all the sports I’ve played I have met so many good inspirational people and have learnt to discount the bad useless downers that try and suck your energy, whether they can help it or not.

I used to be a motorcycle racer and you learn to get up and go again which carries through my life. I’ve left it late after being in cover band ‘Squabbler’ for 20 years, to now write and record my own music. Don’t let people tell you you’re too old to start anything, who cares, if it makes you happy. My music might make me a millionaire, more likely just be proud of the fact I’ve done it.

Everyone can do something. No one is more important than anyone else. I’ve had big problems in my family, so has everyone, it’s not a competition, get on with it and act positive.

To listen to my music on Spotify, click here.

What is your favourite joke?
What do you do if you see a Spaceman? Park in it man.

What makes you smile?
Happiness

What is your favourite good news story?
When people survive an impossible situation

What inspires you?
Seeing how others don’t take no for an answer and keep trying

If you could change one thing in the world what would it be?
Politicians that actually don’t care about the good of their country, just care about themselves and their party politics

If you could have one superpower what would you choose and why?
Going back in time

What is your favourite food?
Curry, roast dinner, Ham Egg and Chips

What is your favourite drink?
Water, Tea (obvs, I’m British), Beer

If you are going on holiday what luxury item would you take from home?
My wife

If you could make one law, what would it be and why?
That anyone in any position is answerable to their actions, because sometimes there is just no way to get through to anyone about problems

Give us a random piece of information about you that people wouldn’t know?
I don’t really like being a responsible adult 

What is your favourite phrase or saying?
Don’t make excuses and don’t blame others

What cause, project or event would you like to promote?
My son in law to be died of leukaemia at 29 so the Anthony Nolan Appeal. Also, my Grandaughter has Optic Nerve Hypoplasia (ONH) so my daughter has a created the blog throughpiperseyes.wordpress.com

Who is your favourite music artist?
Alice Cooper, Pearl Jam, David Bowie, Rolling Stones, AC/DC

Who is the person that you feel has shaped your life most?
My parents and my 4 daughters

PJ’s or Not?

Hot or cold? Cold

Cat or dog? Cat

Blue or pink? Blue

Tea or coffee? Tea

Glass half-empty or glass half-full? Half-full

Pyjamas or not? Not

Night out or night in? Both

Pizza or pasta? Pasta

Biscuits or cake? Biscuits (chocolate)

Wine or beer? Beer

Football or rugby? Rugby (would have been football but for the cynical cheating culture inbred in it.)

Cinema or theatre? Cinema

Gym or TV? Gym

Naughty or nice? Naughty

Silver or gold? Either

Tent or hotel? Hotel

Bath or shower? Shower

Starter or pudding? Starter

Sheets or duvet? Either

Love Island or Game of Thrones? Game of Thrones

Finally, apple or banana? Apple (other than today!!)

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