U.K. Subs play the Manchester Poly (twice) in Manchester, England

Line up:
Charlie Harper - vocals
Nicky Garratt - guitar
Alvin Gibbs - bass 

Steve Roberts - drums

Gig ticket from the collection of Martin Prophet - click image to enlarge

View all Martin Prophet's undated Manchester Poly photos from 1980 or 1981 here


LP and tour date advertisement - click to enlarge

  • Above: Music press advert - click to enlarge
  • Below: Original band tour itinerary cover, with information within, provided by Nicky Garratt
    Note: some dates were added to the original schedule. Click image to enlarge

From the Nicky Garratt collection

Tour 81

21st Feb  -  Manchester Poly Manchester England
22nd Feb  - Tiffany's Glasgow  - Scotland
23rd Feb  - King Georges Hall - Blackburn - England
24th Feb  - Top Rank - Cardiff - Wales
25th Feb  - Warehouse - Liverpool - England
26th Feb  - Rock City - Nottingham - England 

  • Below: Band photo, taken in London by Chutch - click to enlarge

From the Nicky Garratt collection

Please contact us if you can provide this website with any of the following:

  • Your personal review of the show
  • Photos from this gig
  • A scan of the poster for this gig
  • A scan of the ticket for this gig
  • This gig's set list
  • Any newspaper/fanzine preview or review



  • Below: Diminished Responsibility review, NME, page 34- click to enlarge


Diminished Responsibility review