I'm also interested in European and middle eastern cinema, communist art, bikes, going up mountains (sometimes on a bike) swimming in the sea (in any temperature I can survive) and eating fish.
I recently started playing the piano and am doing a bit of drawing and painting when I get the chance.
Books that involve a thought process rather than inane dialogue.
Music - varied from The Smiths through Primal Scream to Warp Records stuff but not The Beatles or factory produced pop.
A stretch of sea
Pens and pencils