Patrick Thistle briefly joined
the band on drums in 1994, filling in for Peely Wally Man who was
absent undertaking a pilgrimage to the Shrine of St. Andgreavsie*.
Patrick first met Alfie Noakes when they were both astronauts and
it is thought that the zero gravity is responsible for his unique
drumming style and his belief that he could achieve unpowered human
Pictured below in a previous band Alfie Noakes and Patrick Thistle
are second and third from the left respectively. Click on the thumbnail
to see the bigger version.