Talented singers ready to launch next Wellifest

A TALENTED line-up of bands and musicians has been revealed as Wellifest returns to Saddleworth after a successful debut last year.

The music event, organised by the Rotary Clubs of Saddleworth and Oldham Metro, will be held at Well-i-Hole Farm, Greenfield, on Saturday, June 29 from 3.30pm-9.30pm.

This year’s extravaganza will feature headline acts Frankie Valli Tribute (Stars in Their Eyes Winner Peter Starsfield) and Tom Hingley, former lead singer with Inspiral Carpets.

Also taking to the stage will be a number of well-known local bands including Blackballed, Tony Auton, Aleya Mae, Tom Gibson, Uncle Buck, One Day, Frank Lund and Nina G.

DJ Bob Marshall will play all your favourite hits from the last six decades between live performances.

The event will be opened by the winner and runner-up of 12 to 16-year-old Grand Final to be held at the Royal George, Greenfield on Friday, January 25.

Dubbed ‘the best community charity event in Saddleworth for all the family’, there will be entertainment for all ages, a bar and variety of food outlets. Gates open at 2.30pm.

Advance tickets cost £12 adults (over 12 years), £5 child (5-12 years), Under 5 years go free. A family ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children) costs £30. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

For advance ticket sales and more event information go online: www.wellifest.com

On-site camping is available – Contact Jacqui on 01457 600208 or 07913 101168.

Sponsorship opportunities are available – contact Richard on 07775 940842.

There will be more fun and games for all the family the following day, June 30, as organisers also bring back the Saddleworth Show at the same location – more details coming soon.

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