THE story goes that when Frank "Foo Foo" Lammar's father first saw his son's stage act, he threw a bar stool across a crowded pub at him. "Somebody told my dad that I was singing in the Ancoats Arms, but what they did not tell him was that I was stretched across the piano in a frock," Frank once said. Being a drag queen in the tough pub culture of east Manchester was a brave career choice. Though Frank - real name Frank Pearson - a handy boxer, did not hesitate to stand up for himself when the occasion demanded
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