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Anyway, 40 have now broken cover after that long delay in the cold.
The band are recording their new album, but have broken cover to play at the 10th birthday party of Mono.
MY heavily defeated opponent, Neil Bradbury, has broken cover (Voice of the North, February 15) to defend Lib Dem and Conservative leaders after being silent about broken promises on tuition fees, forests threatened with privatisation and the NHS and Royal Mail being flogged to foreign owners.
The book's author, Derek Birkett, a chartered electrical engineer who worked on coal, hydroelectric and nuclear projects, has broken cover following his retirement to question the wisdom of British energy policy in the wake of climate change obligations.