HW: HW reference on 'Buzzcocks'

M Holmes fofp at HOLYROOD.ED.AC.UK
Tue Oct 22 09:47:29 EDT 2002

Neil Shilladay writes:

> For my sins, I was watching 'Never Mind the Buzzcocks' on BBC2 last night.
> (For those who haven't seen this show, it is a comedy pop quiz. One of the
> team captains is comedian Bill Bailey, who looks like a Klingon, complete
> with beard & shoulder length hair).
> About half way through last night's show, Bill said :-
> "Bloke came up to me last night, said 'ere - you were in Hawkwind'. He
> chased me all round Covent Garden going 'you were in Hawkwind'. "
> <pause>
> "Turns out I *was* in Hawkwind, after all."

Bailey has been rumoured to be a Hawkwind fan for years. Perhaps if
someone corners him in the bar at an SF convention they can tirture it
out of him with Star Trek quotes.


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