The MOVERS - My very first Group/Band!


Original line up-
Vocalist - Roy Cross. (R.I.P).
Lead Guitar - Dave Wammy Walmsley.
Rythm Guitar - Ray 'Phones' Walmsley
Bass Guitar - John Briggs. (R.I.P).
Drums - Mike Crossley. (R.I.P).
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My Autobiography covers quite some hilarious and sad moments during this time.Please click on PAGE 5. on the NAVIGATION MENU for information with regards to my Book. Chapter 9 and 10. (Move it Movers - Supreme) Pages 85 - 96.

Whilst Royston Jones was doing the local scene as the 'HI - FI'  Skiffle group, I was contemplating forming a Group/Band. I thought that if Royston (who worked at the local Birtwistle & Fieldens cotton mill in Great Harwood as an 'Electrician') could do it - then so could I. Sunday mornings at the Great Harwood Unity Club was available for a Sunday morning rehersals, so off we went.

"You'll never do it " said Royston, "There is too much involved, learning the chords - getting the right people etc" Within 3 months we were playing at the Merry England. "Where there's a will" I said. The Beatles had just released 'You cant do that'. ----- We did it!

 

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