Plenty of talent on display for Town Hall gig

Bakewell’s Got Talent! is the name of an event taking place in Bakewell Town Hall on Thursday, July 11.

It is one of more than 300 similar events taking place across the UK for the biggest national celebration of music in communities to take place this summer - Our Big Gig.

Our Big Gig will see over 200,000 people attend music events in communities across UK from July 11-14

Bakewell’s Got Talent! will take over the Town Hall to showcase local musicians for audiences to enjoy and join in with throughout the day.

Bakewell’s Got Talent! will feature Bakewell Silver Band, Matlock Musical Theatre, the Down Trodden String Band and Friends, the Bakewell Church Bell Ringers and a playground songs workshop for children (of primary school age).

Pam Bisgrove, event organiser, said: “We are thrilled to be part of the national Our Big Gig celebration of music.

“We will be showcasing local musicians, covering a wide range of musical tastes from silver band, musical theatre, American folk music, church bell ringing and playground songs. There will be an opportunity for everyone to take part, with a finale from Matlock Musical Theatre – featuring new faces discovered on the day!”

Find out more at www.ourbiggig.co.uk