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Mid to Dawn with Chris Ilsley

Chris Ilsley

Chris Ilsley believes he must have committed heinous acts in a past life and he's being punished, that's why he works in Radio.

Although he's sure there are several listeners who think they are being punished by him.

Chris has worked at various places that deny he was ever there. He claims it's because the memories are too painful.


What was your first job?
Commercial Printer.

What is your favourite on air moment thus far?
Interviewing Katy Manning who played Jo Grant on Dr Who. A fun girl with a HUGE sense of humour.

What is your most embarrassing on air moment?
Thinking a listener was having a lend of me then working out he was genuine. I ate humble pie big time.


If you could interview anyone (living or dead) who would it be?
Second Officer Charles Lightoller, Most Senior Officer to survive the Titanic disaster.