Sir Rod Stewart, 77, fills potholes close to his Essex dwelling. Video / @sirrodstewart
Sir Rod Stewart has added a brand new job title to his resume.
Donning a high-vis vest and a shovel, the 77-year-old singer took to Instagram over the weekend to point out himself filling potholes close to his dwelling, saying “nobody could be bothered to do it”.
The Do Ya Suppose I’m Horny singer, who recruited a group of mates to assist him restore the broken street, mentioned within the Instagram video that he has skilled a number of incidents because of the potholes, exclaiming, “My Ferrari can’t undergo right here in any respect.”
The rocker who was fed up with the dearth of street upkeep instructed followers, “That is the state of the street close to the place I reside in Harlow and it’s been like this for ages.
“Individuals are smashing their automobiles up. The opposite day, there was an ambulance with a bust tyre. My Ferrari can’t undergo right here in any respect!”
He then instructed followers, “So me and the boys thought we might come and do it ourselves. We’re filling holes whereas tens of millions and tens of millions of kilos have been spent on the M11.”
The British rock singer who captioned the submit, “Working for a dwelling, filling holes is nice for the soul!” acquired loads of help from followers. One mentioned, “Legend Rod! That street is a nightmare!!! Recognize it.” Whereas one other commented, “And never a hair misplaced”.
Nonetheless there was the odd cautious remark reminding him to watch out, one fan mentioned, “Don’t harm your self I acquired tickets to see you in June.”
New Zealand followers nevertheless must wait just a little longer earlier than seeing the star once more as he not too long ago cancelled his Aotearoa tour following ongoing journey restrictions and the elevated Covid circumstances as Omicron surges by the nation.
He was scheduled to play three reveals, two in Hawk’s Bay and one in Dunedin.
Stewart mentioned in an announcement: “My expensive mates, as soon as once more I really feel we’ve all been cheated by this evil illness, so it’s with nice remorse that I announce my reveals for 2022 have needed to be cancelled.
“My ideas are with all of your households at this tough time as we come out of the joyous and hopefully secure vacation season and I look ahead to returning to New Zealand as quickly because the well being state of affairs permits.
“I’m completely gutted with disappointment and after I do finally get there we’ll have the get together to finish all events. Assured!”