Born in Birkenhead. Settled in Liverpool in 1957. During the 1960’s he was know as one of the LIVERPOOL POETS along with Roger McGough and Brian Patten. 1967~1970, he led the poetry / rock group … LIVERPOOL SCENE.
Liverpudlian. In the group THE LIVERPOOL POETS with Roger McGough and Adrian Henri.
Together they produced THE MERSEY SOUND, 1967.