February


1st 1978 Again the band achieve early front cover status, this time on the cult New Wave mag, Supersonic

6th 1972 Steve Brooks turned up at Sheerwater School halfway through term, and meets Paul Weller in the playground

12th 1981 Paul writes to BBC2's Something Else, suggesting idea's, and is promptly given his own episode to write.

14th 1981 A Valentines Day gig at the Cricketers in Woking, ends up in a punch up

15th 1980 The band, at the height of their worldwide appeal, play a fund raising gig at the Woking YMCA

24th 1978 News of the World, is released as the band's 4th single, making it only to number 27 in the charts

24th 1981 The British Rock & Pop awards & The Jam win. Paul refused to get up leaving Bruce & Rick to collect their award without him.

24th 1978 News of the World, is released as the band's 4th single, making it only to number 27 in the charts.

24th 1982 The Jam play for free at the Jobs not Yops demonstration at the Central London Polytechnic.

25th 1977 Polydor announce they have signed The Jam for £6000 on a one Single one Album deal

26th 1972 Paul & Steve play a very early, and short, gig at the Albion, opposite Woking Station, aged just fourteen.

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