White - 'very excited'
acts Brian McFadden, the can-can kicking Skandi
Girls, and rising star Keisha White have been announced as the headlining
acts for this years BBC Children in Need concert in Gloucester.
energetic and hugely entertaining bands will perform to an audience
of up to 7,000 music fans at the Barbican Car Park, Ladybellegate
Street on Friday 19 November.
free musical feast will be play a key role in the popular Children
in Need fund raising TV event on BBC ONE.
for the top - The Skandi Girls
Chapman - linking live
presenters Chris Vacher and Susan Osman will be presenting regular
inserts from the concert for viewers in the West.
former Pop Idol judge Nicki Chapman (right) will be linking live
from the event to the whole of the UK.
McFadden said: "I'm excited to be taking part in such a worthwhile
event that's raising money for such good causes all over the UK.
I can't wait to see the people of Gloucester on the 19th!"
White said she, too, is 'very excited' about the concert.
band - The Last Taxi
local bands have also been selected to take centre stage at the
Last Taxi (right), a three piece male group from Cheltenham with
a Spanish influence will bring an unique style of music to the event.
funk fusion band MuneStomp will also provide plenty of entertainment.
Bungay, Children in Need producer for BBC West says: This
is a terrific line-up! We are delighted to secure such excellent
bands for our free concert in Gloucester.
mix of chart topping pop bands and a variety of local talent is
guaranteed to provide the audience, both at the concert and at home,
with an evening of top entertainment. The concert will hopefully
contribute to raising a lot more money for this years Children
in Need appeal.
year, the nationwide appeal raised a record-breaking £30m
for which BBC Children in Need gave grants to registered charities,
alongside voluntary and community groups, supporting youngsters
aged 18 and under.
to find the concert...
open for the event at 5pm. The first 7,000 attendees will gain entrance
the concert which starts at 7pm.
BBC Children in Need Appeal concert is supported by Asda.
in Need, Gloucester concert
Car Park, Ladybellegate Street, Gloucester
Nov 19th 2004
open at 5pm
Concert starts at 7pm
Free! (First 7,000 will be let in)
Even though i wanted to see mcfly i was glad they didnt go because
it meant that Brian went instead, he is brilliant i love him. he
was fantastic as always
really good night loved it nicky c is really nice
mcfly busted rooster v and noise next door are the best bands in
the world and ppl like usher should quit r n b does my head in!
Unbelievable something are lined up to play - a local band with
loads of verve. Tell you the truth, although they mostly do covers
they R.O.C.K.! So make sure you take your moshin' shoes!
BRIAN MCFADDEN IS GR8, i hoped westlife was coming though. WHERES
aw noooo! da mcfly dudes r ma fave band in da hole world n i am
soooo bumed dey ent goin!! :( dey rawk!!! neva mind, i wil ring
tom lata n av a word lol :@ i wil squeeze it outa him y dey ent
will there be any rock or just pop? if not i an't cum-g i'll stay
home and play with my.... ps2!!!!!!!!!!
when will t pop world stop turn-g out dribble & give us some
real bands like slipknot,funeral for a friend & mortiis. why
do u always promote dribble,we are not t minority,we r in t masses
just look in ur skools.but u would say "its a family event"
well we t masses r a family!!!!!
OMG NO MCFLY !!! COME ON C.I.N GET UR ACTS SORTED WE WANNA C MCFLY
!! ILL GIVE £200 IF MCFLY OR BUSTED PLAY !!!
I'm glad McFly aren't there now cos they've made space for Brian!!!
I can't wait!!!!
y is brian mcfadden going, hes rubbish!
y arn't McFLY going? I woz gonna cum down from Newcastle 2 c them,
only 'coz Harry woz gonna b there. I really LOVE McFLY!
WOOOOOO BRIAN !!!! ITS BETTER DAN NO 1. MCFLY ARE RUBBISH ANY WAY.
WHO R DA SKANDI GALS. BRING ON SUPERTONIC!!!!!!!
we love Brian!!!we r travellin from bristol just 2 c him agen:)
lookin 4ward 2 it, will b fab!! xXx
i am so sad listen dudes mcfly rock!
i am so gutted that dougie ent going! i went crazy lol! i was going
aswell! but iam still going coz brian mcfadden is going! he rocks
n i feel soz 4 him bout kerry! but apperently noise next door r
u going! r they coz i love ed!!!
Why would they announce about mcfly going and then there not going
isn't that a bit stupid and puts everyone down! :( so r Mcfly going?
i wish McFly were goin' i iz gutted & i iz goanna cry :( Mc
Fly Rock ): i waz only goanna go coz of McFly
brian is my hero.. he wears cute socks
is mcfly going to the concert?
Yo who cares bout Mcfly give me some good old fashioned rock any
it ent fair, me an my cousin were really lookin 4wrd 2 that, cnt
busted go then??? we love mcfly, but busted just as much!!! pleeeeaaaase,
we want dem!
McFLY were probably the only reason people were going, i know they
were the only reason i was!no-one wants to see Brian McFadden, he's
U WAAAAT!!! this sux, NO MCFLY?!?!?!
omg! i really wanted 2 come if mcfly were there! i was thinkin bout
wot i was gonna wear and everyfin! i'm gonna cry... they r in Hull
but that will take bout 4hrs from Swindon so now i cant go
mcfly aren't coming
FORGET MCFLY. THE LAST TAXI ROCK!!!
Why is Mc Fly now appearing at Hull, a Gloucester Car Park not good
MCFLY AINT GOING?! WAT? No fair, the only reason we was gona go
was cos of them! We're seein them in wembly soon so we'll live,
just about! :'(
i dont care if mcfly arent there its for charity there will be other
bands supporting doesnt matter who it is so long as money is raised
WHAAAAATTT no Mcfly!! WHYYYYYYYYYYYY?!?! no-one wnats to see Brian
Mcfadden!!! NO-ONE! i want to meet Mcfly!!!
the 'unbelivable somethings' are now headlininbg! theyre amazing
and safe! wicked, dave, luke, harvey, steve, roy and jon, which
is your favourite? theyre all lush!
why did the BBC announce the headline act, issue press releases
about it, then change the act the next day (but not issue press
releases about it)?
forget those national bands.. lets get and support those local lads
n lassies eh?
i cant wait for it if kiesha white is going to be there!
awww dude Mcfly aint gona b there 4 u :(
OMG.......i was reeeeeeeally excited bout mcfly!! me n my cousin
were guna go just to see them, but know they've let us down, i dont
know if i cud eva forgive them! i am seriously guna cry now!
i can't believe mcfly aren't cumin i'm so gutted i wonder y im still
goin though free concert
sssooooo r mcfly gonna b there ??
its a shame myfly cant come can another band like green day or some
other well known love band come please please please
Im very upset why MCFLY cant come to this concert !!! me and my
mate were looking very forward to it ...... :'(
oh what a shame that they ain't coming :( nevermind i wanna know
whos takin der place
Aww... was looking forward to seeing Moocfly agaain. Ah well x
I wonder why Mcfly have pulled out?
hahahahahahahh no they're not !!!!
OMG!!! MCfly :D Im sooo coming
McFLY are legends! free concert yey!!
woo hoo i live mcfly. i am there!!!
it said on the radio that mcfly werent coming but if they deffo
coming htn i am there at 8 o clock with coffee lol i love mcfly
they are the best band in the world and i am there biggest fan whooooooooo
yaya i love mcfly
busted? and who are the skandi girls? i thought there were 3 NATIONALY
RECOGNISED bands and three LOCAL bands, so there better sum GOOD
bands on! or there will be trouble
They just said on the radio that Mcfly have cancelled!!! Is that
right? Me and my mate are gutted!!!
Your the best i'll be there.
i am defo comin. cos i love harry
Any more famous bands? I thought there were three famous bands?!!?
(Watch this space... Another announcement is due in the next few
days. And if you haven't heard of the Skandi Girls yet you soon
will do! - Ed)
yaaaaayyyy! mcfly are coming here!