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Saturday June 9th 1973

friars aylesbury phase two - borough assembly hall, market square, aylesbury

friars aylesbury fourth birthday party

capability brown inducted into the friars heroes hall of fame in 2013

Capability Brown
String Driven Thing
related friars history (click on date)
Capability Brown Saturday October 21st 1972 Saturday December 23rd 1972  Saturday January 19th 1974 Sunday July 21st 1974

Friars Dunstable Monday March 19th 1973

Friars Bedford Friday June 16th 1972

String Driven Thing Saturday September 1st 1973 Saturday December 29th 1973 Saturday December 21st 1974

Friars Dunstable Saturday June 30th 1973 Thursday February 7th 1974

Krazy Kat (Capability Brown) Saturday May 3rd 1975  Saturday June 26th 1976

band line up
Capability Brown
Tony Ferguson (vocs/guitar)  Dave Nevin (guitar)  Kenny Rowe (bass)  Graeme White (guitar)  Joe Williams (vocs)  Roger Willis (drums)
String Driven Thing
Chris Adams (vocs/guitar)  Pauline Adams (vocs/percussion)  Graham Smith (vioin)  Colin Wilson (guitar/banjo) Bill Hatje (bass)
gig poster and flyer (click to enlarge flyer)


Friars published a "magazine" in tribute to the fourth birthday - here's some images from it

press cuttings

what happened next
Friars very own Sue Greensmith and huge Capability Brown fan managed to locate the band members and they received a Friars Heroes Award in 2013.

Willis, White and Ferguson went on to be part of Krazy Kat who played Friars in 1975 and 1976

odds and trivia
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Capability Brown - Beautiful Scarlet   
String Driven Thing - Nightclub

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