Picture of Health Barry Island Butlin’s July 1977

This is photo I am very proud of. I won the Barry Island Butlin’s ‘Picture Of Health’ competition in July 1977. Since I won this award things have gone downhill. A week after the event I caught the German measles!!

The reason I won the competition is because I did a good Tarzan impersonation. I used to watch a lot of Tarzan films at the time and I was a big Johnny Weissmuller fan.

My success was reported in the South Wales Guardian newspaper. The story made the front page.

South Wales Guardian August 1997
Process Colour Image from Black and White Original

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