Nigel made the short film Syd's First Trip, documenting an afternoon on
acid in the Gog Magog hills

He also attended the
24 Hour Technicolour Dream, and helped film
Christmas on Earth at UFO.

When the Cambridge friends in London all decided to take up with the
Master, Syd was advised against it and told to reapply when he had stopped
taking drugs.

Friends tried to get help for him from
R D Laing but Syd wouldn't go for his
appointment.

An unrecognisable man taken to be
Syd mysteriously appeared at the Wish
You Were Here recording session at Abbey Road, after not being seen for a
very long time.

A garden was dedicated to
Syd at Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge.
SYD BARRETT