|Birth name||Richard Leslie Holroyd|
|Born||12 March 1948|
|Origin||Oldham, Lancashire, England|
|Associated acts||Barclay James Harvest|
Les Holroyd (born Richard Leslie Holroyd, 12 March 1948, Oldham, Lancashire, England), is an English bass guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, formerly with the British progressive rock band Barclay James Harvest.
Les Holroyd is a founder member of BJH and played with the band throughout its life.
Following the split of the original band, he now tours with his own version of BJH, known as Barclay James Harvest featuring Les Holroyd. Initially, the band featured BJH drummer Mel Pritchard. They released an album called Revolution Days, and later a live recording with the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
- Barclay James Harvest featuring Les Holroyd
- Pedley, Dean (February 2007). "Les Holroyd – Barclay James Harvest Interview". HardRockHouse.Com. Retrieved 11 August 2008.[dead link]