IT'S True! Gold hitmaker Tony Hadley is set to glitter when he headlines a Summer Series gig at Leeds Millennium Square this weekend and we are giving one lucky reader and guest the chance to meet him.
Our fantastic prize also includes a pair of tickets to see the show with supports from Dreams soul diva Gabrielle and Yorkshire funk outfit Ten Millennia on Saturday, July 21.
Free entry prize draw details below.
The concert is part of an incredible line-up of Summer Series events starring pop idols, classical music greats, an iconic brass band and blockbuster outdoor movie screenings in July and August.
Eighties icon Tony Hadley fronted Romantics global superstars Spandau Ballet, earning himself the accolade of being ‘one of pop’s greatest vocalists’.
The band enjoyed huge success across the world with many chart-topping singles and albums, including Through the Barricades, True and Gold, the latter adopted as the unofficial London Olympics theme.
The band partied ways in 1990 to pursue their individual careers, reuniting in 2009 and 2014 for sell out tours.
Tony remains a hugely popular solo artist, songwriter and radio presenter and will deliver his its with a full live band.
He told us: “I’m absolutely thrilled to be coming to Leeds this summer. It’s a brilliant place to perform, there’s a fantastic atmosphere in the city, and I am looking forward to seeing everyone there.”
Liz Doogan-Hobbs MBE, CEO of LHG Live, Promoter said: “Leeds is one of the premier cities across the UK and its population are renowned for their love of music, so we are of course delighted to announce yet another fantastic concert as part of their Summer Series line-up.
"Tony Hadley will no doubt be very well received – he is such a terrific natural performer and always entertains. Be sure to buy your tickets soon as the square only has a limited capacity of a few thousand.”
BUY TICKETS: Guarantee tickets for the show - priced from £29.50 plus booking fee (general admission) and £39.50 plus booking fee (Golden Circle). Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Buy tickets from www.lhgtickets.com, www.millsqleeds.com, www.ticketmaster.co.uk, www.axs.com and Leeds City Centre Box Office on 0113 376 0318.
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WIN TONY HADLEY MEET AND GREET
For a chance to win our Tony Hadley meet and greet plus a pair of tickets enter our free prize draw by submitting your name and contact details on our secure web form - CLICK HERE.
Deadline is noon on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
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* Summer Series in Millennium Square will feature Plan B (Friday, July 20), Tony Hadley with guests Gabrielle and Ten Millennia (Saturday, July 21).
Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics (Friday, July 27), A Classic Summer's Evening, with soloist Rafael Rojas (Saturday, July 28), Brassed Off Live
with Grimethorpe Colliery Band and The Orchestra of Opera North (Sunday, July 29), The Pretenders and special guests The Lightning Seeds (Friday, August 3), Bananarama (Saturday, August 4), Brutus Gold’s Love Train - Summer Disco Party (Friday, August 10), Simple Minds with guest KT Tunstall (Sat, August 11), The Vamps (Sunday, August 12), outdoor screenings of Dirty Dancing (Friday, Aug 17), The Greatest Showman (Aug 18) and The Italian Job (Sunday, Aug 19).
For full details and to guarantee your tickets visit www.millsqleeds.com.