Rocker John is top of the class

Rock Legend John Parr performing at the DN7 festival at Ash Hill Academy in Hatfield. Picture: Michael Ford
Rock Legend John Parr performing at the DN7 festival at Ash Hill Academy in Hatfield. Picture: Michael Ford

Doncaster rock singer John Parr scored top marks when he went back to school.

The Sykehouse-based singer, best remembered for 1980s smash hit St Elmo’s Fire, a worldwide number one, headlined the DN7 Arts Festival at Hatfield’s Ash Hill Academy which also featured music from Hope and Social, Love Society and The Doncaster Swing Orchestra as well as arts and crafts, fairground rides and fireworks.