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I understand he started out as a Red Coat at Butlins. My mom loved him. He came and opened a shop on Erdington High Street in the late 60’s. Was it Taylors or Owen and Owen? Mom got his auto graph.


master brummie
When Buddy Holly toured England in`58, at the end of the tour he gave Des one of his guitars. I don`t know if Des hung onto to it but it would be worth a small fortune today.