Speed Limit

Speed Limit

Location: Birmingham | Website: n/a

Line Up
Acker Appleby (v)
David Morris (g) – also in Jealous Girl
Brian Smith (g)
Dougie Dennis (b) – also in Starfighters
Tony Baylis (d) – also in Trevor Burton, Rick Lambe, Parker’s Alibi, Melvin Hancox Band, Les Wilson & The Mighty Houserockers, The Roger Hill Band, Honey Boy Hickling and Daisy Chain Quartet

– Formerly known as Guinevere
– Active from 1977 to 1980
– Guitarist David Morris later ran ‘Workshop Studios’ in Redditch working with ‘The Wonder Stuff’, ‘Neds Atomic Dustbin’, ‘Pop Will Eat Itself’ and others. He passed away on March 20, 2016
– Compilations featuring Speed Limit:
Brum Beat Live At The Barrel Organ“(LP, Big Bear (UK) / Gira (Portugal), 1980) with 2 non-album tracks ‘Alright On The Night’ and ‘CJ’
– Thanks to Stephen Allen for the research and work on this page!

SPEED LIMIT - First Offence


First Offence

LP Satril (1978) SATL 4011
LP Satril (1978) SAT 4011

1. One In A Crowd
2. Wino
3. Watching T.V.
4. Down The Boozer
5. Motorbike Kid
6. Speed Limit
7. Hard Way
8. Down At The Ritz
9. Doing Time
10. Monday Morning
11. Teabreak

*SATL 4011 is the UK / Portugal catalogue number
*SAT 4011 is the Canada catalogue number




7″ Satril (15 September 1978) SAT 134

1. Wino
2. Motorbike Kid