Five-time Olympic skier Graham Bell is regarded as one of the finest skiers the UK has ever produced, claiming the title of the Ski Champion of Britain on eight occasions during his illustrious career. Since then, he has become a popular TV presenter and journalist, regularly covering the Winter Olympics and presenting BBC’s Ski Sunday.
What was the first album you bought?
Damned’s first album entitled Damned Damned Damned
What is your biggest fear?
That fear stops me from doing something that I really want to do
What is your favourite takeaway?
The great British favourite: Indian - Chicken Jalfrezi
Favourite TV show?
Of all time I would have to say Fawlty Towers
What is your biggest pet hate?
Drivers that cut up cyclists - it’s actually more of a real honest hate.
Do you have a celebrity crush?
No, but I used to play celebrity fantasy threesome with ski team mates
What is your favourite film?
Spinal Tap - I still find myself quoting lines from it
If you could host a dinner party which three people, dead or alive, would you invite?
Jesus, Margaret Thatcher and Alan Sugar
If you could take 3 items on a desert island with you, what would you take?
A solar powered generator, a refrigeration unit and beer, lots of it.
What would you be if you weren't a celebrity?
I would still be a skier, I hope.
What motto do you live by?
As Sean Connery said - "Don’t take a knife to a gunfight"