Win tickets to The Good Olde Days

The Weston & Somerset Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse, Weston, to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the show

BRITAIN'S longest running music hall show, The Good Olde Days, is returning to The Playhouse for a Christmas special.The traditional 'end of pier' variety show has been touring each year since 1965.The November 25 afternoon show is full of nostalgia, melodies and yuletide favourites and is hosted by impressionist Adam Daye who has worked alongside Ken Dodd, Bob Monkhouse and Victoria Wood.The line-up includes character actress and comedienne Lizzie Wiggins. She made her name by winning Des O' Connor's Pot Of Gold, when she was proclaimed another Les Dawson in the making.Veteran comedian Les Wilson also stars in the show. In recent years Les has been busy entertaining passengers on cruise ships, appearing in Ray Cooney farces and being principal comedian in theatres across the country.The show also sees the return of two members involved in the successful 'We'll Meet Again' show at the venue earlier this year - top vocalist Shelly James, who portrayed Vera Lynn, and Tony Leyton, of Radio's Golden Voice.The festive celebration of variety also features Ted Alex and his George Formby Memories act, and foot juggler and star of Blackpool Tower's Circus, Jan Navratil, while the music is led by Maurice Merry.The show starts at 2.30pm. Tickets, priced from £11, are available from the box office on 01934 645544.* The Weston & Somerset Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the show. To enter, please answer the following question: What is the name of the host of The Good Olde Days Christmas Music Hall show?* Closes: 9am on November 16. * Usual Archant rules apply and the editor's decision is final.


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