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Staff Interview – Mr Herron

Staff Interview – Mr Herron
April 10, 2014 hdhsadmin

Mr Herron – Head of Science

What subject do you teach?


How long have you been at Harwich and Dovercourt High School?

5 months

What’s your favourite sport?

Would have to split this one into two – Football and Cycling. Got hooked on cycling about two years ago – and try to cycle as much as I can. I cycled just under 10,000KM during 2013.

What football team do you support?

I am a huge Celtic fan – I spend a fortune every year following them – getting to as many matches as I can.

Favourite book/film?

Favourite film is The Life of Brian.

Who’s your hero?

Henrik Larsson

If you could invite 5 people to a dinner party, dead or alive, who would they be?

Nelson Mandela, Jock Stein, My grandad, Kevin Bridges and Peter Kay.

What would you do if you weren’t a teacher?

I would probably still be a retail manager or an industrial chemist.

What is your favourite food?

Any type of curry – the hotter the better!

What is your most treasured item?

Set of dominoes that my grandad gave me.

Who would you swap your life with if you had to?

Nobody – I am very lucky to have my life.

Tell us a joke?

What do you call a fish with no eyes’? – ‘fsh’