A Member A Month – July

  • July 11, 2018
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Continuing our Member A Month Series, here is Ten Minutes with Jane Coward, one of our lovely carers in the Kinloch Rannoch area.


Q What three words would your best friend use to describe you? 

A Creative, passionate, kind.


Q What’s on your iPod/playing in your car these days?

A Don’t possess an iPod and the car radio doesn’t work locally because of the remote location.Content with silence and the wonderful sounds to be heard in the wilderness.


Q Who’s your favourite James Bond actor?

A Not a fan of James Bond.


Q Your house is on fire, what one item do you save?

A The only focus would be ensuring my son and anyone else in the house was safely out.


Q Last meal on earth?

A Breakfast in bed.


Q Dream dinner party guests?

A Those that take on the cooking.


Q First thing you’d do if you won £1million?

A Retire.


Q Quiet night in or big night out?

A Does star gazing count as a big night out?


Q City break or weekend in the country?

A Just love travelling to places I’ve never been to before and exploring, city or country.


Q Early bird or night owl?

A Definitely a night owl.


Q Save it or spend it?

A Saving up for a trip to India in 2019 at the moment.


Q Couch potato or fitness fanatic?

A Neither, too much of a workaholic these days.


Q Home or abroad?

A Growing up in a forces family means that home has often been abroad. Happy to live in either but when abroad always miss the green of the UK and drystone walls.


Q Early or late?

A Prefer to be just on time.


Q Cats or dogs?

A Dogs.


Q Happiest memory?

A Being lifted up onto the kitchen draining board to watch Grandad shave with his bristle brush and flick knife!


Q And most embarrassing?

A So many…


Q Biggest regret?

A No regrets, have learnt important life lessons from my mistakes.


Q What are you proudest of?

A Making a difference in other people’s lives.


Q Who do you admire most?

A People who care and do what they can for others.


Q And who do you detest?

A Detest is a strong word. I detest lies but do I detest liars? Very rarely.


Q Who would you like to thank?

A The stranger who stopped to help after a car accident.


Q What advice would you give to your younger self?

A Swim in waterfalls as often as possible & laugh often.


Q What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever had to do?

A Tell my son ( aged 5 ) that his Dad had died.


Q Hardest thing you’ve had to give up?

A Monastic life.


Q Could you save someone’s life if they were dying in the street?

A It has been known.


Q What keeps you awake at night?

A Painting dragons!


Q And your biggest critic?

A Mum.


Q Mobile phone ringtone?

A No idea! Would happily live without one.