Boy About Town Number 42: Something Better Change
Chapter by Chapter excerpts from Boy About Town: A Memoir, published by Windmill Books/William Heinemann.
I was gutted. Events like this didn’t happen in Britain. Sure, there were outrageous chants on the football terraces, and Monty Python used rude words on their albums, and Nicky Horne, when he had DJed at The Who concert at Charlton, had said the word ‘Starfucker’ over the PA . . . But nobody ever said ‘fuck’ on live TV. Not in Britain. At least not until now. And I had missed it.