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Valley people: Chris Banner

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Chris Banner
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Name: Chris Banner

Occupation: publisher

Age: 68

Hometown: Cheltenham, UK

If you get a chance go see: Philomena

Right now I am reading: Skios by Michale Frayn

I’m listening to: classical

At least once everyone should: climb Mt. Tzouhalem

Most people don’t know I: used to be a professional photographer

Proudest or happiest moment: becoming president of the Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre

Biggest fear: I don’t want to drown

If I was appointed king of the valley I would: install democracy

Before I die: I want to write a bestseller

Words I live by: make the next thing you do the best thing you’ve ever done

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