Program 03: Prestwich snooker club – Rileys

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We venture into the world of Kevin as an 11-year-old boy (back in the 1970’s) as he starts his snooker playing career in a Prestwich snooker club.

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Show Notes

Runtime: 17 minutes 50 seconds
0’ 00” Introductory music by Camille Saint Saens – Carnaval des animaux – IV Tortues performed by Aitua
0’ 17” An introduction to Rileys – the snooker club (interviewer forgets where he is)
0’44” Kevin begins to explain his youthful adventures (interviewer forgets to introduce Kevin)
1’20” Changes to snooker club
1’47” Interviewer obviously doesn’t know the difference between snooker and pool
2’18” Was it signs of a misspent youth?
2’45” The glories of getting a membership card
6’55” Dress code
7’15” Kevin points out to the interviewer that they are not snooker tables
7’40” Cheap ‘rest’ joke
8’20” Prowess at the age of 16
9’35” Kevin living away from Prestwich
9’50” Prestwich as a genteel place
11’15” Prestwich goes through a ‘scuzzy’ phase
12’00” Fitting in
12’20” Salubrious surroundings of modern day Rileys
12’40” Kevin becomes mobile
13’25” Advances in Kevin’s snooker playing skills
14’20” Kevin doesn’t get out very much (yes he does!)
15’40” Thanks to Kevin
16’14” Music by Camille Saint Saens – Carnaval des animaux – IV Tortues performed by Aitua

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