I've never been on the dole, I've never asked for assistance from anybody and, if I'm not earning, I'll find work somehow.
I'm just struggling like so many people — and I'm in a much better position than a lot of them.
Preston was replaced by original Bucks Fizz member Jay Aston in 2009.
Mike had to sell his house to pay the legal costs! First with original band member Jay Aston front, right , who was nearly bankrupted when she left under very bad terms, breaking her contract in 1985; then with another founder member Bobby G back, left , and later, David Van Day who joined the group from Dollar in the late 1990s — all embroiled in endless and expensive legal battles over who had the right to use the Bucks Fizz name There was enough money to buy cars and designer clothes, a 32 ft boat — 'it's very expensive keeping a boat' — a new house for her parents, and to make a disastrous property investment in Cape Verde.
But however overflowing your cup is, however upbeat, bills still need to be paid — including that 'chunky' mortgage.
What an idiot, we could have shared it out.