A taster of what
was to come in the exhibition (which we hadn't be granted at this
Some of the
original and near priceless Phase One posters.
From the Friars
Founding Fathers in 1969 - John Fowler, Adrian Roach, Terry Harms
and David Stopps
Mott the Hoople,
Friars legends through and through
We also displayed
original items from United Frog sold at the early gigs.
Pink Floyd played
Friars in 1969 in effect financing the remainder of Phase One!
This Rare Bird
poster was seen for the first time anywhere since 1970!
number ten Ian Craib finds himself on the original list kept from
that first night.
What was really
exciting was that Keith Martin, officially the first ever Friars
member was also present. What really happened is that Ian Craib in
the middle was actually the first person through the door. However a
problem with his membership form saw him sent to the back of the
queue and as a result he was member number 10. Either way it was
great they both came along.
Adrian Roach, Jerry Slater and Terry Harms
played from the Phase One era
On the panel was
the man without whom Friars may not have existed, Robin Pike