Julie Mckirdy

Board Member and Company Secretary


When did you start at DPC?



What do you enjoy most about your role at DPC?

Working with a great group of likeminded people who want the best for the centre and community


What one thing would you change at DPC?

Nothing, it’s a great community centre with lots going on for all ages.


What are your hobbies?

Travel, friends, dancing, theatre, live music, quizzes, gardening, work, community, socialising, football and driving….love a good road trip especially going to the sea!


What is your favourite film?

Pillow Talk with Doris Day  and Rock Hudson


What is your favourite food:?

At the moment, cheese and Branston Pickle sandwiches and CAKE


What is your favourite holiday destination?

Anywhere in the Caribbean, my all-time favourite Grenada


What is your favourite book?

Too many!  My favourite I’ve read just recently” Lowborn” by Kerry Hudson


What makes you laugh?

TV shows like Friends, Julie Walters, Victoria Wood, friends and family and their funny stories and talking to and listening to little ones


Tell us something interesting about yourself?

Very accident prone, I have lots of metal and set off all alarms when travelling…Bionic woman in disguise