Born - Prestatyn, Wales 17/March/1947. Moved to Ireland when five.
At school played in a skiffle group called "the Vibros", which became "the Telstars" and lasted from 1958 to 1964, when he came to England.
Three years with rock band The Wheels and 18 months with Screaming Lord Sutch. Formed a band with Herbie Armstrong until the end of 1972 when he became a songwriter with Valley Music. Joined Bees Make Honey in January 1974