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Valley people: Eric Marshall

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Eric Marshall
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Name: Eric Marshall

Occupation: retired

Age: 83

Hometown: King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England

If you get a chance go see: Once Upon A Time Cowichan...

Right now I am reading: Down Under by Bill Bryson

I’m listening to: Handel’s Messiah

At least once everyone should: visit the Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre

Most people don’t know I: am left-handed

Proudest or happiest moment: having a library in Winnipeg named after me

Embarrassing moment: my library has just been close

If I was appointed king of the valley I would: ban hunting in the Cowichan estuary

Before I die: I want to visit the Galapagos Islands

Words I live by: volunteer — help others

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