Portishead band to perform Bristol show for Penny Brohn UK

PUBLISHED: 10:00 15 March 2017 | UPDATED: 12:59 15 March 2017

Ukulele Funhouse Orchestra

Ukulele Funhouse Orchestra

Supplied

A Portishead-based band will perform a concert in Bristol to raise money for Penny Brohn UK.

Ukulele Funhouse Orchestra will play at Newman Hall in Henleaze at 7.30pm on Saturday.

The 16-piece band will perform Grandad’s Army – a look back at the volunteer Home Guard – to raise money for Penny Brohn UK after it supported fellow member Sarah following her cancer diagnosis.

Steve Pearson, musical dictator, said: “Sarah is a keen Penny Brohn supporter and asked me if we could do a fundraiser.

“We all got behind it straight away because everyone knows someone touched by cancer – my brother sadly died last year.

“It seems right that our pleasure in playing should produce something positive for charity.

“The show is varied and will impress.

“The encore, Status Quo’s Rocking All Over The World, will bring the house down so grab a ticket today.”

Tickets, priced £10, are available from 01275 370076, ian.riddell@pennybrohn.org.uk or www.pennybrohn.org.uk

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other North Somerset Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by North Somerset Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique North Somerset Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other Entertainment News

15:32

A tale of bedlam and innuendos will be staged in Bath this week.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:46

A stand-up comedy night will be held in Portishead in May.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:30

A tragic tale of love during the break-up of British rule in India will be shown at the 
 Curzon this week.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:45

A rock and blues singer will perform her biggest hits in Weston at the start of April.

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

A thrilling murder-fuelled show is heading to Weston.

Read more
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Fresh from the West End, the feel-good musical Funny Girl stunned The Bristol Hippodrome last night (Wednesday) with star of the show Sheridan Smith leaving the audience on their feet after her incredible performance.

Read more
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Tickenham Drama Group will perform the award-winning Into The Woods next month.

Read more
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

After smashing box office records since its cinema release, the Times has got another pair of tickets to 
 see Beauty And The Beast (PG) at the Curzon cinema up for grabs.

Read more
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Comedian Jon Richardson will be stopping off in Bristol as part of his latest tour.

Read more
Friday, March 17, 2017

St Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and to celebrate Weston’s Grand Pier is hosting its first-ever Irish Dance Night.

Read more

Most Read Entertainment

Read Online

Image
Read the North Somerset Times e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 11°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Clevedon Tide report

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Somerset's trusted business finder

Find planning applications