Cat-who sang backing and lead on both albums was gigging regularly with the band by 2009. Right we see her between Stuart and her dad at a gig in Falmouth supporting the Ragged Trousered Philanthropists.
In December 2002 Joe Strummer and Jake Thackray died in the same week over christmas. Both big influences we decided to hold a trubute gig at the Labour club in memory of them. The band left includes Dave Newton (Mandolin, Heidi Powell vocals, Smed guitar, Elaine di Campo vocals, Matt Bartlett bass and Kev Freeman drums -although in the picture he hadn't yet turned up and some other punk is sitting in for the soundcheck)
Right is a 2009 incarnation of the band with Kev on drums,Cat on lead vocals Nick Tuckwell on bass and Smed on guitar. The venue is the Labour Club.Bridgwater
Right is a 2008 gig at the Palace Bridgwater with Dave,Cat Heidi ,Matt and Smed front stage
above is a picture from the Bridgwater Mercury of the band playing at the 2008 'Somerfest' event in Cranleigh gardens.
above right is the DO THE WASHING UP album cover designed by Dave Newton
Left the original cover for the 1987 cassette album 'Songs for Swinging Communists'
Below PARRETGRAD the album with artwork by Milos Salus