Village hosts proms show

THE PROMS is coming to Swanwick’s St Andrew’s Church this month.

It may not be as grand as the Albert Hall but the church will play host to the Blidworth Welfare brass band and acclaimed organist Peter Redfearn on June 25.

The so-called ‘last night of the proms in Swanwick’ starts at 7.30pm.

Under musical director Martin Heartfield, the Blidworth band has had a successful two years, including a recent first place in Leicester Open Second Section. Organist Mr Redfearn has played at more than 120 venues across the country.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Tickets cost £6 and include refreshments. They are available on the door or in advance by calling 01773 605291 or 01773 541458.