Commercial Underwriter, 40, 'Croydon' - London
I work for a large Insurance Company as a Commercial Underwriter where I have worked for the last 5 years and prior to that I was an Insurance Broker.

Musical Instruments played:
Guitar, Piano, Recorder, I used to play in a steel band and dabbled on the piono and guitar. As a child I was great playing the recorder and am pretty sure could still remember how to play now. I can also read music (basic only).

Music Enjoyed:
Blues, Classical, Contemporary Classical, Jazz, Pop, Reggae, Soft Rock, Techno, 50's music, 60's music, 70's music, 80's music, 90's music

Sports and exercise:
Aerobics, Bowling, Gym, Pilates, Snooker, Swimming, Table Tennis, Sport generally, is not really my thing....really dislike Football (sorry). But I am really into watching Ice Skating.

Interests and activities:
Cooking, Dancing (ballroom), . ..salsa, Eating Out, Health and Fitness, History, Internet, Meditation, Photography, Pubs, Reading, Shopping, Theatre, Travel, TV, Walking, Yoga

Animals and Pets:
Love animals in particular Dogs, Birds and Rabbits in particular

Newspapers and magazines:
Cosmopolitan, Daily Mail, Hello, National Geographic, The Times

Carrie - Stephen King, Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen, Romeo and Juliet - ShakespeareI very much love the classics and also very much into self help books...from DIY and self improvement.

Favourite Films:
Carry on Nurse, From Russia with Love, Gone with the Wind, Love Story

Enjoyable evening out:
Art Gallery, Cinema, Meal, Pub, Wine bar, Musical, Salsa night, Nightclub, Theatre

Favourite Dishes:
Chinese, Italian and traditional roast dinners, oh and steak and kidney pud.

Ideal Holiday:
Cruise around the world would be at the top as been on a couple of mini cruises and think it would be a lovely way to travel to various Countries in one hit. Alway's wanted to travel to Canada and New Zealand also would love to go to New York, Paris and Florence. All of these are on my "places to visit before I die" List.

In another life:
a cat

Affectionate, Ambitious, Caring, Cautious, Cheerful, Confident, Considerate, Creative, Different, Friendly, Generous, Humorous, Imaginative, Independent, Intellectual, Loving, Mad, Moody, Optimistic, Positive, Practical, Reliable, Romantic, Sensitive, Sensual, Sentimental, Serious, Sociable, Strong, Strong willed, Thoughtful, Tolerant