Matt Robinson (Slade) on Childhood

Matt – All of them

Favourite holiday as a child?

Matt – Going to Minorca with Mum and Dad

Favourite game as a child?

Matt – Boggle and the Donkey Card Game

Do you remember your first day at school?

Matt – Yep and mix or fear and excitement

Did you have many childhood parties?

Matt – Yep

What did you like most about school?

Matt -Mucking about with friends

What was your favourite piece of clothing as a child?

Matt – Can’t remember

At what age did you learn to swim?

Matt – Late starter – about 8

Were you interested in sports?

Matt – Yes

What did the tooth fairy leave you?

Matt – Loads of money

Any embarassing childhood photos?

Matt – Too many to mention

What pocket money did you used to get and what did you used to have to do to get it?

Matt – Just the norm – Chores and stuff.

What was your first job?

Matt – Working in a lingerie shop – honestly.

Favourite children’s tv show?

Matt – Knight Rider

Favourite children’s story?

Matt – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

What were your hobbies as a child?

Matt – Bike riding and writing stories


Favourite cartoons or movies?

Matt – Tom and Jerry

What did you want to be when you grew up?

Matt – An adult


The craziest thing you ever did as a child?

Matt – Everything you do as a kid seems crazy. You have no fear