Broken Glass Manchester 1984

The Broken Glass Street Crew came together in the summer of 1983, busking in Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester city centre.

During 1984 Manchester’s Broken Glass were the best-known breakdance crew in the UK, appearing on national TV programmes from the The Tube, to children’s “CBTV”, and even making a peak-time appearance on a Saturday night ITV show called Some You Win.

Broken Glass – Tim ‘Bones’, Danny Price, Swanny (RIP), Kevin, Ozzy, Patrick, Donald

Managed by Greg Wilson and more info online at

Interviewed by John Mundy for The Friday Show. Mundy also has a try at street dancing himself.

Originally shown on 29 June 1984

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