1975, St. Patrick´s Amateur Boxing Club, Burmantofts, Leeds

To live so near, it´s almost like sweets in the window that you can´t afford. It doesn´t cost very much to go to Ireland, but you can´t go, certainly on a permanent basis, you couldn´t do it. My roots are all here, you see. My kids are all here. My grandchildren, I´ve got two grandchildren here.

— Eddie