Gary 'tinman' Wakelam

 

1 .... Name and Nickname.... Gary 'Tinman' Wakelam
2 .... Age.... 36
3 .... Town.... Birkenhead originally, now living near Weymouth
4 ....Arm or Service? Ex 16th/5th Lancers (later QRL)
5 .... Married? Wife's name, kids? ages etc... Divorced, 3 kids
6 .... Hobbies other than soul/Scootering Adult Army Cadet Instructor
7 .....Plastic Scooters yes, no not bothered No
8 .... 3 Favourite Soul/Scootering events/venues of the past.... IOW 86, DISC 85, any Morecambe rally I've ever been on
9 .... Favourite Soul/Scootering events/venues of the present.... Just getting back into the scene, starting with the Pompey Mod Weekender
10 .... 5 Favourite Scooters Custom or model ............. Italian GP200,
GT200, GS160, any SS90 or Primavera
11 .... 5 Favourite present sounds.... Ordinary Boys, Kaiser Chiefs, Franz Ferdinand, Arctic Monkeys
12 .... 3 Favourite albums.... Quadrophenia, Dig The New Breed, 2-Tone Dance Craze
13 .... Favourite non soul/Scooter/Mod singer/group.... The Farm, Stone Roses
14 .... Person you would like to be stranded on a dessert Island with............. Denise Van Outen
15 .... Person you wouldn't like to be stranded on a dessert Island with.... George W Bush
16 .... Pet hates.... Scruffiness, litter, people who gob off about scooters when they know f**k all
17.....Best dealer Len Turner, Little Sutton
18.....Worst dealer experience Got back from the Gulf in 91 and sent my Italian GP200 to be tuned by a dealer advertising in Scootering. When it came back they'd swapped my Italian cylinder and head for a Servetta one. Sadly can't remember the name of the dealer but one day I will.
19.....How did you find out about the AFSC? My favourite nephew Spencer Wakelam, what a top bloke, I will remember him in my will.