The Big Charity Concert-St Wilfrids Hospice at Royal Hippodrome
Music, Fri 6 Oct 2017, £15-£17
Royal Hippodrome Theatre, Eastbourne
This well established charity concert is back for a fifth consecutive year raising funds for St Wilfrid’s Hospice. The headline act this year will be the very popular Ashleigh and Pudsey, winners of Britain’s Got Talent in 2012. Since then they have appeared on the Royal Variety Performance and starred in their own film Pudsey the Movie. They have appeared in numerous TV shows around the world and several pantomimes. Returning for a second year are classical crossover singers Classical Reflection who appeared on The Voice in 2015, the Eastbourne College Swing Band and Shining Stars Dance Academy. One of Eastbourne’s most popular and successful choirs Concentus who in addition to winning various awards performed at an England rugby match and Bourne Chorus also make welcome returns. New for this year are the very talented Irish dancing Rinceoiri group from Ratton School. The hospice has annual operating costs of £3.5 million and relies heavily on the public’s generosity and support in donating money so that they can continue their wonderful work in caring for patients with life limiting illnesses. Please show your support by purchasing a ticket for what is sure to be a great evening of entertainment.
Map reference: OA 617912 Lat: 50.76913 Long: 0.29285
Located on Seaside Road (running behind the seafront near the Pier) on major bus route. Free on street parking is limited, or park at NCP car park in Trinity Trees. Approx 15 mins walk from railway station.
Parking: with charge
Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Eastbourne station