Born: 7th July 1941, Rochdale, Lancashire. But moved to Birmingham.
After finishing at the King Edward VI School,
Joined the Footlights and starred and wrote the songs for Cambridge Circus ‘ A Clump of Plinths’
While that was happening… In 1969. He joined Tim and Graeme for the second series of Broaden Your Mind on the BBC.
And a year later Bill became a Goody when A Towers London aired on BBC Two, 8th November 1970.