Record Set Straight on Elvis Interview

Thanks to the Press & Journal editor, Derek Tucker, the record has been set straight following a report on the death of a former Scottish Daily Mail journalist who spent much of his career in the north-east of England.

Tucker contacted HoldtheFrontPage website after it said that Ian Gibson was the only reporter to interview Elvis Presley on UK soil.

He pointed out that former P&J reporter Alastair Bisset was another to have interviewed 'The King'.

Read more, here.

Comment: I'm afraid they're both wrong, or at least not entirely correct. Iain Imrie, late industrial and aviation editor of The Herald, also interviewed Elvis at Prestwick Airport. There are pictures to prove it. Ian Bruce

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