1960-68 Entered licensed trade "The Pegasus" Stoke Newington.
Compere Charlie Smithers
RD Lennie Peters & Charlie Smithers
Terry Day & Tommy Harris Trio
The Pegasus - Excerpt from "A
Little of What You Fancy"
Christmas Show 1968
Publand Show Photocall 1966
Spurs Pat Jennings & Alan Gilzean 1964
1968-70 "The Goat" Shirley Croydon Surrey
1970-82 "Valley Club" Charlton Athletic FC. London
Valley Clubs resident Bryan
Small Medium & Large
Kenny Baker 3'8" - RD
5'10" - Chris Greener 7'6¼"
RD, Maurice Wolfe, & Theo Foley 1974
1982-97 "Syndale Park Motel" Faversham Kent.
Syndale Park Motel &
Syndale Longest bar in
1997 To continue full time as TV & Film Supporting Artiste
1966-80 Produced & Directed an annual show for
charity "The Publand Variety Show"
featuring the top performers from pub & club entertainment
presented at major
London Theatres concluding at The London Palladium.
THE LONDON CLUB
ACTS AWARDS Fairfield Halls Croydon 12th May 1982
THE ARTISTS have
now been selected for the London Club Acts Awards show, which
will be presented at the Fairfield Hall, Croydon on May 12.
Organised by the Rotary Club of Coulsdon and the Entertainment
Artistes Benevolent Fund, who have collaborated on several shows
at Fairfield in the past, it will be in aid of the Surrey
Beagles Athletic Club and the EABF.
The award-winning acts are: Male Vocalist - Danny Owen, Female
Vocalist - Elly Rome, Comedian - Lew Lewis, Cabaret Show Group
- Barley, Comedy Speciality - Gary Wilmot, and Music Speciality
- Stutz Bear Cats.
The selection committee comprised Reg Swinson MBE general
secretary of the Entertainment Artistes Benevolent Fund
Ray Donn, who will be producing and directing the show,
Bernard Williams editor of Cabaret and Variety Revue, and Peter Hepple, editor of THE STAGE.
Louis Benjamin, President of the EABF, will be attending the
show and will present a personal award to the artist whom he
considers shows the most potential for stardom.
Star guest Larry Grayson, will also be appearing and the Bryan
Williamson Band is accompanying the show. David Hamilton is the
Ray Donn -
Billy Marsh - Larry Grayson - Louis Benjamin
1970-84 In addition to and combined with my work directed
a licensed entertainment & management agency booking artistes
for club, theatre & TV. Clients under management included Jim Bowen, Bobby Davro.
Committee member "Entertainment Artiste Benevolent Fund"
Hon.Treasurer 1995 - 2008 February 2009 dumped by the committee
unceremoniously! .... after 35 years of loyal service.
Patron HM The Queen
The Fund provides and maintains Brinsworth House a residential & nursing home
providing care for the sole benefit of retired professional entertainers and their
The Royal Variety
Performance provides the main source of the funding.