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  • Full Name: peter dinan ( 71 / Male )
  • Lives In: hawick, borders, Scotland
  • Citizenship: England
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Occupation: retired joiner
  • About merlinscot:

    grew up in warwickshire canada wales and yorkshire.
    worked as a social worker, taxi driver, decorator, contracts clerk, and finally trained as a joiner and eventually worked on listed buildings, including renovating and repairing a medieval oak timber framed house.

  • Hobbies:

    playing guitar, piano, photography, painting, reading, TV documentarys, studying and following Sufism, organic food, supporting greenpeace, F.O.E. Eyesavers International.

  • Favourite places:

    Wild places in Devon, and visiting Turkey, - 8 or 9 times so far, I got M.E. really badly in 1994 and am still effected. In the last three years I have travelled to Turkey alone using airport disabled assistance, and booking flights and hotels last minute, and carrying a pad so I can lie on airport floors etc.

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