Nostalgia: Sweet visit from music star

ROCKING OUT The Sweet singer Brian Connolly with his band The Connollys.
ROCKING OUT The Sweet singer Brian Connolly with his band The Connollys.

The lead singer of one of the biggest rock groups of the seventies visited Heckmondwike with his new group in 1984.

Brian Connolly, of The Sweet, who had hits such as Blockbuster, dropped in with The Connollys for a behind-the-scenes promotional preview of their upcoming Scandinavian tour.