Englefield Reschedules it’s Events for 2022
Following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement on the final unlocking of Covid rules in England, Heritage Live has announced the rescheduling of its outdoor concerts at Englefield House, in Theale, West Berkshire.
Despite the shows taking place just after the newly proposed 19th July unlocking date, the set up and build for the events would have to begin from 12th July for concerts of this size, with no guarantee that they would be able to go ahead. As such, Heritage Live have taken the terribly difficult and heart-breaking decision to reschedule for 2022 when it will be able to guarantee three wonderful nights for audiences at Englefield House.
Boy George & Culture Club will now take place on Saturday 23rd July 2022. All original tickets remain valid.
Boy George & Culture Club have announced a series of exclusive UK outdoor shows as part of the Heritage Live Concert Series for 2021. The multi-million selling group will perform at some of the country’s most stunning venues and will perform at the Englefield Estate, near Reading in Berkshire, on Saturday 23rd July 2022.
Very special guests for the shows will be Lulu, Kim Wilde and Gabrielle – with DJ Fat Tony getting the party started from 4pm!
Since their inception in 1981, Culture Club have sold more than 150 million records worldwide, recognised as a Grammy Award winning UK institution with a stream of classic hits including; ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’, ‘Karma Chameleon’, ‘Church Of The Poison Mind’, ‘Victims’, ‘It’s A Miracle’ and ‘The War Song’ The group are fronted by singer/songwriter Boy George, universally loved as one of music’s most iconic artists who performs alongside original Culture Club members Roy Hay and Mikey Craig. As the first multi-racial band with an openly gay front man,
Culture Club set many records and established themselves as icons of British musical history and popular culture.
Since establishing herself as one of the best-selling female singers of the 1960s with her trademark song ‘Shout’, Lulu has cultivated an incredible career in British popular culture. Alongside some unparalleled milestones, Lulu made her film debut in 1967 opposite Sidney Poitier in ‘To Sir, with Love’, and performed the title track which was a No.1 hit in the US. Lulu also was one of four joint winners of the 1968 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Boom Bang-a-Bang’, and later found success with her own self-titled BBC TV show; as well as having a hit with the title theme to the 1974 Bond classic ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’.
With her debut single ‘Kids In America’ in 1981, Kim Wilde established herself as one of the biggest stars of the 1980’s, including holding the record for being the most-charted British female solo act of the decade. Alongside selling over 10 million albums and 20 million singles, she is also a renowned presenter on both television and radio.
This year, Gabrielle celebrates over 20 years of her incredible album ‘Rise’. With hit singles such as the title track, as well as ‘Out of Reach’, ‘Sunshine’, and ‘Should I Stay’, the album has gone on to achieve 4x platinum sales and was in the Top 10 album charts three summers in a row from 1999-2001.
DJ Fat Tony is the original superstar DJ. A mainstay of the London party scene having performed at some of the most legendary clubs of all time, and birthday parties for the likes of Madonna, Prince and Michael Jackson, Tony lit up Instagram with his DJ sets throughout lockdown providing a source of entertainment for many.
Tickets on sale now at heritagelive.net.
Last Night of the Heritage Proms with Russell Watson will now take place on Sunday 24th July 2022. All original tickets remain valid.
Englefield House and grounds will provide a spectacular backdrop to a an outdoor concert with one of Britain’s most loved singers, Russell Watson, on Sunday 24th July 2022.
The Last Night of the Heritage Proms with Russell Watson shows will feature the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra conducted by David Arnold, as well as featuring composer arranger and producer Mike Moran, coloratura soprano Christina Johnston, and very special guests The NHS Choir.
Watson will perform songs from across his 25 year career, from much loved standards such as Jerusalem, Land of Hope and Glory and Swing Low, through to affirming and uplifting showstoppers including You Raise Me Up and Bring Him Home, alongside a very special Phantom Of The Opera medley.
£1 from every ticket sold for the event will be donated towards the NHS Charities Together, the collective representing, supporting and championing the work of the NHS’ official charities.
Supergrass will now take place on Friday 22nd July 2022. All original tickets remain valid.
Supergrass are headlining a summer outdoor show at Englefield House on Friday 22nd July 2022, as part of the Heritage Live Concert Series. Special guests will be Feeder and Sports Team.
Supergrass – Gaz Coombes, Mick Quinn, Danny Goffey and Rob Coombes – formed in Oxford in 1993, released their No.1 debut album I Should Coco in 1995, going on to achieve several million record sales including 6 top 10 albums. Indie single, ‘Caught By The Fuzz’ and breakthrough single ‘Alright,’ captured the energy and spirit of the 1990s, leading the band to huge global success. They subsequently released five studio albums and a top 5 Best of, Supergrass is 10 in 2004. Other top 20 singles include: ‘Lenny’, ‘Going Out’, ‘Richard lll’, ‘Sun Hits The Sky’, ‘Pumping On Your Stereo’, ‘Moving’, and ‘Grace.’
After a 10-year split, the band re-united in 2019 for the Glastonbury Pilton Party. They then embarked on a tour to mark the 25th anniversary of I Should Coco, to support the band’s career-spanning box set, The Strange Ones: 1994-2008, which was released last year.
Since forming in 1994, Welsh band Feeder have released ten studio albums, including Echo Park, Comfort of Sound and Renegades, and are responsible for rock anthems including ‘Just the Way I’m Feeling’, ‘Tumble and Fall’, ‘Just a Day’, ‘Feeling a Moment’ and ‘Buck Rogers’.
Their ninth album All Bright Electric came out in 2016 and the band released their most recent album Tallulah in 2019, which peaked at No.3 in the UK charts, including singles ‘Fear of Flying’, ‘Youth’, ‘Daily Habit’ and ‘Blue Sky Blue.’
Sports Team released their acclaimed debut album, Deep Down Happy, in 2020, entering the UK album chart at No.2. After earning a reputation for crazy live shows the 6-piece band have amassed a dedicated tribal following. Strong anthemic tracks like ‘Kutchner’, and ‘Here It Comes Again’ buzz with confidence and power.