George Goodfellow

George Goodfellow was born in 1951. He is a musician who attended Hawick High School from the year 1963 to the year 1966. His favourite lessons at school were English and History. His favourite teacher was Mr Jim Greig. He had many friends at Hawick High including Chuck Anderson and Bob Tumblety. His ambitions were to become a pop/rock star, which are ambitions he has since achieved in the field of country music with his GLG Band  He was also interested in travel but unlike many Hawick people he didn’t really like sports. George left school at the age of 15 to train as a gasfitter which occupation he has had all his working life latterly running his own business.

by Brodie Murray