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About Richard Ashcroft

Richard Ashcroft has enjoyed an illustrious career as lead singer and songwriter of alt-rock band The Verve and as a highly acclaimed solo artist. His music industry accolades include the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards: Songwriter of the Year (1998) and Outstanding Contribution to British Music (2019). His latest recording, ‘Acoustic Hymns Vol.1’, is a salute to key tracks from his repertoire such as ‘A Song For Lovers’ and ‘Break The Night With Colour’ as well as ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony’, ‘The Drugs Don’t Work’ and ‘Lucky Man’ from The Verve’s seminal album ‘Urban Hymns’.

Brit-pop favourites and very special guests Cast will also be performing on the night. Support comes from Seb Lowe.



Coach Travel Available

We’ve teamed up with Big Green Coach to offer a convenient, environmentally friendly and carbon neutral travel option for some of our concerts. You can add-on your coach ticket when purchasing your concert tickets from us or you can book coach travel separately through the Big Green Coach website.

Coach travel is available from £27 return. We have pick up points at Birkenhead, Chester, Crewe, Liverpool, Manchester, Stockport and Stoke.

Please check the Big Green Coach website before booking for full details, including departure times, pick up locations and terms and conditions.

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Set times

  • Gates open at 6pm
  • 7pm to 7.30pm - Seb Lowe
  • 7.50pm to 8.30pm - Cast
  • 9pm to 10.30pm - Richard Ashcroft

All times are approximate and subject to change on the day.