The Royal Oak
Alderley Edge

The Royal Oak was visited by some great names from the 60s.

The Mersybeats, Hermans Hermits, The Ivy League, the Hollies - you name them, they all came to watch the "Harbour Lights".

When this line up ended in 1968, sometime later we formed a band with Eric Haydock (ex Hollies) on bass, Rick Rothwell (ex Mindbenders) on drums, me on rhythm guitar & Peter Baldwin on lead.

Brian Higham, Harbor Lights, who were resident at the Royal Oak on a Sat, Sun, Mon from 1961- 1967

 

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Topic: Harbour Room, Alderley Edge
Paul webmaster says...
Can you add anything to this page?
3rd July 2017 12:15pm
Frank the painter galloway (Ashton-under-Lyne) says...
I.met Brian lewis through Brian higham.repaired BH,s 1600e gold MK2 Cortina amongst others.i eventually did some work on Brian's Blue spitfire coupe the one he went to London to meet Cliff for the audition.I went most w/ends to the Oaks along ... Read More
5th January 2018 9:59am
   

 




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