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Bay City Roller Les McKeown remembered in Irvine Welsh tribute at funeral

By Hamish Morrison Trainee Reporter BAY City Roller star Les McKeown was remembered by his friend Irvine Welsh at his funeral. The Scottish singer was put to rest at a ceremony in London on Sunday. In line with Covid rules, 30 people attended the event, including the Trainspotting author, who read a passage to commemorate his late pal.

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Bay City Roller Les McKeown remembered in Irvine Welsh tribute at funeral

CATHERINE DEVENEY: Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown was a cocky ‘booze and burdz’ Jack the lad but I couldn’t dislike him

The voice on Amazon’s number one song playing in my kitchen was familiar, like a voice you knew once but changed, grown deeper with the years and the nicotine.“For worse or for better, we’ll always remember the tears and goodbye.” I certainly remember his tears – Mr Bay City Roller.

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CATHERINE DEVENEY: Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown was a cocky ‘booze and burdz’ Jack the lad but I couldn’t dislike him

Catherine Deveney: Les McKeown's long battle to accept and forgive himself was won just in time

The voice on Amazon’s number one song playing in my kitchen was familiar, like a voice you knew once but had changed, grown deeper with the years and the nicotine.“For worse or for better, we’ll always remember the tears and goodbye.” I certainly remember his tears – Mr Bay City Roller.

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Catherine Deveney: Les McKeown's long battle to accept and forgive himself was won just in time

Pictures show Bay City Roller Les McKeown recording his final number one track

POIGNANT pics show Bay City Roller Les McKeown recording his final ever number one.The late singer recorded Goodbye in 2016.But it surged to the top of the Amazon charts following a social media campaign after his death aged 65 last month.Now pics taken by showbiz snapper Brian Anderson show the rocker creating the hit that’s proved a huge success since he passed away.

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Pictures show Bay City Roller Les McKeown recording his final number one track

Bay City Roller Pat McGlynn writes single for American Reverend and DJ

BAY City Roller Pat McGlynn has written a single for a dog-collar- wearing American DJ.Pat, 63, penned the tune with wife Janine, 59, to raise cash for charity Seva, which helps visually impaired kids.Tonight I Pray is playing on Reverend Derek Moody’s Church of Rock radio show in Oregon.

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Bay City Roller Pat McGlynn writes single for American Reverend and DJ

What did Les McKeown die of?

FANS of the Bay City Rollers are mourning the death of frontman Les McKeown.The band have paid tribute to their lead singer who passed away aged 65. Who was Les McKeown?Born on November 12, 1955, Les was the lead singer of the tartan-clad band during their most successful period.

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What did Les McKeown die of?

Bay City Rollers Les McKeown's 'rock' wife who forgave his 12 affairs with men

The Bay City Rollers star first made the revelation during his time filming reality show Rehab for Living TV.Bay City Roller fans were devastated yesterday at the news of Les McKeown 's death.His biggest fan though, was his wife Peko Keiko, who had been 'a rock' to her late husband over the years.

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Bay City Rollers Les McKeown's 'rock' wife who forgave his 12 affairs with men

Original Bay City Roller Nobby Clark wishes he and Les McKeown had made up

Nobby and Les' other former band mates spoke of their heartbreak that fallouts over the missing Rollers millions were never resolved before his death at the age of 65.Original Bay City Roller singer Gordon 'Nobby' Clark says he wishes he and could have resolved their differences as he paid tribute to the band's frontman.

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Original Bay City Roller Nobby Clark wishes he and Les McKeown had made up

Bay City Roller Les 'fit & healthy' before shock death, says devastated manager

THE sudden death of Bay City Roller Les McKeown has left his ex-manager stunned as the singer had been “fitter and healthier than ever before”.John McLaughlin, the mastermind of the group’s 2015 reunion, had just chatted to the frontman, who’d been getting into shape for an upcoming nationwide tour, on Sunday night.

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Bay City Roller Les 'fit & healthy' before shock death, says devastated manager

Bay City Roller Les McKeown dies suddenly at home, aged 65

BAY City Rollers fans have been left devastated after the death of singer Les McKeown, aged 65.The Bye Bye Baby frontman died suddenly at home on April 20, with his family paying tribute and telling of their “profound sadness”.They wrote in a statement: “It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved husband and father Leslie Richard McKeown.

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Bay City Roller Les McKeown dies suddenly at home, aged 65

Who is Les McKeown wife Peko Keiko?

BAY City Roller frontman Les McKeown has died, leaving fans devestated.The singer died suddenly at home on April 20, with the band paying tribute to him and expressing their "profound sadness".Who is Les McKeown wife Peko Keiko?Peko Keiko enjoyed a lengthy, turbulent marriage with the musician, in which she stood by him despite a number of gay affairs to which he has confessed to.

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Who is Les McKeown wife Peko Keiko?

Bay City Rollers star Les McKeown dead aged 65

By Jack Aitchison Live Editor, The Herald Breaking Bay City Roller star Les McKeown has died at the age of 65.The Edinburgh singer died suddenly at his home on Tuesday.A statement published on the musician's social media read: "It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved husband and father Leslie Richard McKeown.

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Bay City Rollers star Les McKeown dead aged 65

Bay City Roller Les McKeown dead at age 65 leaving family and friends of band devastated

The Edinburgh singer died suddenly on Tuesday at the age of sixty five.Bay City Roller Les McKeown has passed away leaving family and friends of the band devastated.The Edinburgh singer died suddenly on Tuesday at the age of sixty five.His former manager John McLaughlin who dealt with his comeback shows in 2015 in broke the news after being called by Les's wife Keiko.

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Bay City Roller Les McKeown dead at age 65 leaving family and friends of band devastated

Ex-Bay City Roller furious after prosecutors drop case against alleged attacker

A FORMER Bay City Roller who claims he was battered by a road rage nut told of his fury after prosecutors dropped the case against his alleged attacker.

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Ex-Bay City Roller furious after prosecutors drop case against alleged attacker