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Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland




LEIGH AndersonLEIGH Anderson, 20, a plasterer from Dromore, has made history by becoming the youngest Pipe Major in the history of Banbridge Pipe Band.

What do you like doing on your day off?
Playing football for a local team.

If you were to choose your favourite meal what would it be, where and why?
Steak and chips from the Halfway House. It's handy and the beef is very tasty.

What has been your proudest moment?
Taking over as Pipe Major with the ban.

What was the most frightening moment of your life?
Two years ago when I fell off my motorbike and broke my left leg - it was very scary.

How would you describe your taste in clothes?
Modern and casual. I like wearing jeans and t-shirts.

What would you do if you won a million pounds?
I would travel around the world.

What was your most embarrassing moment?
When I had the motorbike accident my girlfriend's brothers were watching. My pride was dented.

What music do you like?
The Plain White T's.

What sports person do you most admire?
George Best.

Describe your best ever holiday. What would your dream holiday be?
Going to Disneyland as a young child. The attractions and rides were brilliant. I would like to go on a cruise around the world.

What is your greatest remaining ambition?
To win the world pipe band championships.

If you could spend a day with a celebrity whom would you choose?
David Beckham.

If you were stranded on a desert island what three things would you want with you?
Bagpipes, phone and my girlfriend.


Car Honda Civic Type R
Film The Shawshank Redemption
Comedian Billy Connolly
Book George Best's autobiography
Actor Jim Carrey
Actress Cameron Diaz
Drink Pint of Tennents

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