Employee in the Spotlight - Deirdre Bidwell
Fri May 10, 2019
What is your role at Anglo Printers and what does it involve?
My role at Anglo Printers is Accounts Controller. I look after all aspects of accounts and payroll.
When did you start working at Anglo Printers?
I started working in Anglo Printers 19 years ago.
How has the company changed since you joined?
The company has changed massively over the last 19 years. Printing equipment has become advanced technologically. The size of the printing facility has grown, we have a lovely new office suite and our workforce has tripled.
What do you like most about Anglo Printers?
The people are great. We all work very well together.
What did you want to be when you were growing up?
When growing up I always wanted to be an Air Hostess. Luckily, I didn't go down that path as I am a nervous flyer.
What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery?
A new car.
If Hollywood made a movie about your life, who would you like to see cast as you?
Where is the best place you've travelled to and why?
It would have to be Tenerife. I have great memories of holidays with the family and we are still holidaying there after nearly twenty years.
If you were stuck on an island what three things would you bring?
Sunscreen, water and the third thing would have to be my lipstick.
Tell us about your family?
I have two daughters Emma and Niamh, and now have two wonderful grandsons Theo and Harvie, who make me smile every day.
If you could interview one person (dead or alive) who would it be?
What is the one thing you can't live without?
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Walking and gardening.
What is your favourite band and movie?
Fleetwood Mac and Bridesmaids.