30 Questions: pet shop assistant Nathalie van Houte

Natalie Van Houte
Natalie Van Houte

1) How do you want to be known? Nat

2) Do you live or work in Pocklington? Both

3) What is or was your job or profession? Pet shop assistant

4) Where were you born? Middelburg, Holland

5) Are you married, single, cohabiting or divorced or widowed? Single

6} Do you have any children (grandchildren)? No

7) Do you have any pets? Three cats

8) What is your favourite food? Curry

9) What is the best or most exciting book you have read or TV programme seen? Pride and Prejudice

10) Have you any pet hates? Cruelty to animals

11) What person do you most admire or would like to meet? Vincent van Gogh

12) What are your hobbies? Drawing, painting, crafts

13) Do you play any sports? No

14) Do you participate or practice any of the arts? Drawing and painting

15) Your favourite film? The Shawshank Redemption

16) What are your ambitions? To be happy and enjoy every day

17) What do you consider is the best thing about Pocklington? The kindness of the people in Pocklington

18) What do you consider is the worst thing about Pocklington? No cheap outlets for clothes

19) What would you most like to change? Better youth projects and services

20) What have you done that you are most proud of? Moved from Holland to England. It will be five years this October

21) What was the thing in your life that is most important to you? My family, my friends and my cats

22) What kind of music do you like? All sorts

23) What is your favourite group, or singer? Steve Hoffmeyr, an Afrikaans artist

24) What is your most precious possession? A necklace that has my grandmother’s ashes incorporated in it.

25) Would you admit to your worst mistake? It would depend who to, but yes

26) If you could knew you would never be caught for a crime, what would you do? I wouldn’t take the risk

27) What was your favourite subject at school? Art

28) Have you been abroad? If so where was the furthest away from Britain? Spain

29) Your star sign? Taurus

30) What is your favourite fruit? Strawberries