Lunchtime Concerts

Lunchtime Concerts take place at 1pm

Light lunches are served from 12 noon

Concert admission is £5


Emma James

Friday, 14th July, 2017


Emma ‘s home town is Blackpool where she  followed in her mother’s footsteps as a professional entertainer.

Her first season was on the South Pier at Blackpool singing and dancing in the Frank Carson Laughter Show.

She has performed in a host of summer season shows alongside some of UK’S top artists including Ken Dodd, JimDavidson and the Grumbleweeds.

Emma is a versatile pantomime principal and has appeared in a variety of roles including Aladdin and Cinderella.She worked for 5 years as the singer in the Big Top Show at Chessington World of Adventures.

She had Christmas contracts with Chipperfields Circus at the Point in Dublin and with Gerry Cottle’s Circus at Wembley and the Roundhouse Theatre Camden. Emma toured for 6 years  in the Cottle and Austen Electric  Circus as Singer Presenter  .

Emma particularly enjoys Cabaret . She has appeared in venues all over the UK including the Grosvenor House Hotel, Langham Hilton, and the Belfry.

For two years she was resident cabaret artist with Page and Moy cruises on the Ocean Majesty and Bolero cruise ships and went on to headline her own show for P&O Cruises on the Oceana and Artemis cruise ships.

Emma has also appeared in Cabaret for many American audiences receiving wide acclaim for her performance.

Friday, December 8th 2017
Steve Hastings tenor Carole Cox piano Ken Stamp trombone. This concert is for the Christmas Tree Festival

Friday, 8th September, 2017
Sara Ridy- baroque harp

Friday, 10th November, 2017
Richard Hinsley-pianist and composer

Friday, 9th June 2017
James Gaughan (baritone) David Hammond (piano )

Friday, 13th October 2017
Dapper's Delight at 1pm Admission £5 Light lunches from 12 noon