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Amanda Charlesworth

About Amanda Charlesworth

Amanda Charlesworth’s Quick Questions 

Any hobbies?
Writing children’s stories, eating cake, and singing loudly

What were you like at school?
Scruffy, never handed anything in on time, and giggled way too much!

You get given an elephant – what do you do with it? You can’t give it away or sell it.
If I was given an elephant, I’d be over the moon!! I would keep it in the garden to trumpet at passers-by.

What inspires you?
Many things inspire me: People who have battled the odds lived life to the full, laughed in the space of adversity, and still have time for the gentle things in life.

Your funniest / best joke?
The penguin says, “pack your bags. We’re off to Mexico” I’m not really a penguin!”

You win a million pounds on the lottery. What do you do?
With a million pounds, I’d rescue all the sad and lonely chickens in the area, and if there was anything left over, I’d pay my debts to Cadbury’s.

What is your favourite word and why?
My favourite word is “delightful”. Because it is full of delight. And reminds me of Turkish Delight.

What are you not very good at?
I am not very good at gymnastics.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
My superpower would be “The ability to fit into any clothes I put on.”

If you were a type of food, what would you be?
If I were a type of food, I’d be an anchovy, and no one would eat me.

What would the name of your debut album be?
The name of my debut album would be. “Hahahahahaha!

What song best describes your life?
Remember, you’re a Womble.

What would I find in your fridge right now?
If you looked in my fridge, you would find a very small pizza, six cans of Coke and something else (haven’t worked out what it is yet!).

Favourite 3 films:

  • Apocalypse Now
  • Now Voyager
  • I am love

Favourite 3 songs:

  • Kate Bush: Cloudbusting
  • Wombles wobbling merry Christmas
  • John Martyn May you Never

Favourite place in the world outside North Yorkshire.
Somewhere with the same initials. New York.

Coffee or tea? - Coffee

Starter or pudding? - Pudding

Mornings or nights? - Mornings

Monday or Friday? - Friday

Sunshine or snow? - Snow

The Simpsons or Family Guy? - Family Guy

Rice or Chips? - Rice AND chips

Double Maths or Double PE/Games? - Double Maths

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