Library filer (266090-18 dated 11/96) of pop group East 17 in action at the the Smash Hits Poll Winners Party. Lead singer Brian Harvey (right) was today (Fri) sacked by the group less than a day after making a full apology for his highly controversial statements on Ecstasy. In a statement issued to PA News by the band's representatives his three colleagues say they cannot condone the taking of Ecstasy and Harvey's 'unacceptable behaviour'. See PA story SOCIAL Harvey. Photo by David Cheskin/PA.