‘Stars and Stripes’, the John Walker Band charity concerts at Wellington Arts Centre on 29 July, have raised nearly £800 for S.U.R.E, the charity which helps to provide equipment for the Beacon Centre, Musgrove Park’s cancer treatment unit.
John said, “We had a really good audience for both shows which was pretty gratifying. I’d like to thank all those who supported us.”
This was the 11th successive year that the band – John Walker, Kevin Coughlin, Tony Woollard, Dilly Croxall and Andy Bearne – has staged charity concerts in Eight Acre Lane, raising large sums for the band’s chosen causes. This year, the programme featured popular music from the USA.
The John Walker Band will be performing at at the Bandstand, Vivary Park, Taunton on 3rd September at 3pm and at the Victoria Rooms, Milverton, on 9th September at 7.30pm.