'When the Mecca first opened in Stevenage here was a resident band down there, Wally Johnson...'
'every time we went out of town anywhere we could easily get a coachload of fans to follow us over there to scream and give us some support'
"I managed to get in with a friend of mine and I had a new Teddy Boy suit made for the occasion"
"...fact the first group I did join was a Skiffle group which consisted of a tea chest and a broom handle, a scrub board and a couple of cheap guitars"
"...we tended to roam around in small groups and got into mischief and trouble and it was reported in the paper..."