Mervyn Davies was born in 1946 and played for London Welsh, Swansea, the British Lions teams of 1971 and 1974, and the Welsh national side and in later years was chairman of the Welsh Rugby Former International Players Association. He died in March 2012 following a long battle against lung cancer, just one day prior to Wales' Grand Slam victory against France.
David Roach runs a copywriting agency called Red 10 Creative. He was born in Wales but now lives in Oxford. In 2002, he worked with former Llanelli and Wales scrum-half Rupert Moon on the acclaimed autobiography, Full Moon.