Ocean Colour Scene to rock Langford Court

11:28 08 September 2011

Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene

OCEAN Colour Scene are the headline act as Langford Court provides an unusual yet beautiful setting this Saturday for the inaugural Langford Live concert.

They will be joined by bands from across the South West to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Ocean Colour Scene’s Cradock and Simon Fowler will headline the evening entertainment and said they were happy to do their bit for the charity.

A spokesman for the pair said: “We are delighted to be able to support Teenage Cancer Trust in this way and at such an amazing location.

“We’re proud to be part of the first Langford Live festival and hope there will be many more.”

They will be joined by many more artists from across the region including Dr Jazz, Mighty Rufus, The Union, The Whodlums and Wild Mercury Sound.

And there will be a selection of stalls in the marquee selling all kinds of food and a bar.

Lady Wills, patron of Teenage Cancer Trust in the South West has been instrumental in making the event happen

She said: “We look forward to welcoming all the festival goers to Langford Court and thank the national and local businesses, whose support has guaranteed the events success.

“We’re so excited to be hosting Langford Live and raising much-needed funds for the vital work that Teenage Cancer Trust do.”

More than 160 young children are diagnosed with cancer every year in South West and the money raised will go towards helping treating youngsters in the area.

Gates open at 3pm with the live music from 4pm until late. People are advised to get there early with an estimated 1,000 tickets already sold.

Tickets cost £38 plus booking fee for adults and children under-16 are free. They can be purchased online at www.langfordlive.org or by calling 01934 863019.


Other Entertainment Stories

Thu, 09:41
Newton Faulkner

Newton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built By Robots, capturing the hearts of the nation with his brand of upbeat acoustic pop and unique image.

Thu, 09:00
Circus Moscow

The Moscow State Circus is returning to the UK with what it is calling its ‘latest and greatest production to date’.

Thu, 09:00

Let it go and join in with Elsa and Olaf to sing the songs from the Disney film Frozen at The Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare.

Thu, 08:43
Twenty One Pilots

Twenty One Pilots, one of the most talked about bands at the moment have announced their biggest UK headline tour to date, which includes a date at Bristol’s O2 Academy on February 28.

Thu, 08:24
That'll Be The Day 2015. Folly Farm. 10.07.15

The nation’s favourite rock ‘n’ roll variety show is returning to Weston to celebrate its 30th anniversary with a mixture of classic hits plus some side-splitting comedy.

Thu, 08:24

English grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work to date’, the 15-track album Made In The Manor, coupled with a series of live shows.

Thu, 07:00
Jimmy Osmond.

The life and music of Andy Williams will be celebrated by experienced performer Jimmy Osmond at Weston’s Playhouse later this year.

Wed, 17:00
Panto production of Dick Whittington by the Coastline Players.

Dick Whittington is stopping off in Brean this month on his way to London where he seeks to make his fortune.

Tue, 08:05
Avenue Q

Avenue Q is not like any musical you have ever seen before, and for all the right reasons.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Oscar-nominated Trumbo charts the trials and tribulations of famous screenwriter Dalton Trumbo in a harrowing biographical retelling of his life.

Most Read Entertainment

Read Online

Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather



max temp: 4°C

min temp: 3°C

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24


Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Somerset's trusted business finder

Find planning applications