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"Memories are everything apparently, and I have only great ones of the fabulous Friars."

David Bowie, February 28th 2014


The Byrd Who Flew Alone

Friars man and former Earth Records manager Paul Kendall's 2014 film 'The Byrd Who Flew Alone' will be shown at Aylesbury Grammar School on Saturday January 31st.

In Paul's words: He said: “It was broadcast on BBC4 in March last year and attracted half a million viewers. Since then it has been shown all over the world at film festivals and I was keen to have a showing in Aylesbury, my home town."

Gene died in his 40s and Paul feels it is a real injustice that he is not better remembered.His documentary includes interviews with family, friends and fellow musicians, and archive material

The film concludes with a Q&A session with Paul.

Tickets £5 at the door.

SOME ARCHIVED NEWS may have missed

Full picture gallery from Stackridge 2014

Report from the exhibition preview night 28th February 2014 Pics here

Marillion - how good was that gig? - see special report here.

Steve Hackett report

Specials report

Special Ziggy at 40 feature here

RIP Lol Coxhill - obituary by Kris Needs

A PERMANENT REMINDER......of what Friars means.

Permanent Friars inspired mural in Friars Square, Aylesbury unveiled by David Stopps in September 2010 covered by the BBC and various media. Click here for more photos and full story
ANOTHER PERMANENT REMINDER......of what Friars means

Massive respect to Kelvin Lambourne above, who has recently had permanent reminders of his youth tattooed onto his arms - Friars Aylesbury and Aylesbury United. He has his membership number tattooed on his arm and on his own special shirt. Top man for dedication!



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