Barry Kirk pre-Captain Beany
Record 100 hour Bath of Baked Beans
in Aberavon Beach Hotel.
September 11-14th 1986
Sunday March 21st March 2010.
Wacky new record attempt by Captain Beany who pushed a tin of Sainsburys Baked Beans for an astonishing mile in four and a half hours!
Captain Beany pacing himself with a standard upright vacuum cleaner for 13 miles on behalf of ‘KEEP WALES TIDY’
The ‘VACUUM-A-THON’ took place in the capital city of Wales during the Cardiff Half-Marathon on Sunday 6th Ocober 2013 in a credible time of – 04: 01: 57 mins!
He was also the sole leader & political campaigner of the NMBP (New Millennium Bean Party) which was formed in the year of 2000, but alas, deregistered in 2010 due to lack of wind!
From 1990 – 2010, this political bean brain stood on all political campaign levels from local, borough, constituency, European, by-election, Welsh Assembly, and at his zenith, defeated the might of UKIP in 2010 by more than sixty votes!!
Captain Beany inaugural visit to the
Neath Port Talbot’s Mayors Parlour in 2007. Mayor Anthony Taylor presents
the charity fundraising superhero with the official invitational register!
Great British Eccentric 2009 Awards
April 1st 2009
Captain Beany awarded First Prize Winner!
Captain Beany pictured with his pair of charitable fundraising & community awards –
SWANSEA BAY ‘CHARITY IN THE COMMUNITY 2009 AWARD
SWANSEA SOUND ‘LOCAL HERO’ 2010 AWARD.