Ray White

I grew up first in Cape Town and then went to school at CBC Boksburg on the East Rand. A rugby lover and supporter of fine wine, Ive spent the past 16 years in radio with a short stint in TV. Although I live in Benoni, the Stormers are my team. The star of my life is little Chloe White, who still believes dad is her hero a fan at last! She also beats me at basketball costing me a bit in pocket money. I studied for a National Diploma in Journalism at Pretoria Technikon and joined the SABC as an intern. After the political change in 1994, I was given a crash course in reading news and put straight on air. However, things worked out and I joined 5fm later for nine years of fun.

But Talk Radio 702 is my dream job as I see the station as the pinnacle of radio journalism in the country. News is a well-chosen career and Im pretty lucky to do radio, as its my passion for which they actually pay me!

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PROFILE
What did you want to be when you were little?
A fireman still do!
What soothes you?
The first cold one on a Friday night what day is it?
What irks you?
Bad service yes like the rest of us.
Is there a book you read that changed your life?
Bob Geldof Is That It?
The music you listen to most often?
U2.
Who would you go to the ends of the earth for?
My daughter, Chloe, she makes my world spin.
Who is your greatest source of inspiration?
Chloe she has a killer laugh.
Do you have any 'show off' coffee table books in your home?
Ten easy steps to being a Ninja dont have a coffee table.

Ever been left speechless on the air?

Had a tattoo done while reading the news, I wasnt watching what the tattoo artist was doing.
Who is the one person you would love to interview, but haven't yet had the pleasure?
God but that will happen one day.
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