A town council has organised an 80’s tribute night as part of its series of summer events for the community.

Bicester Town Council are welcoming back “local favourites”, 80s pop cover band, Sledgehammer to Garth Park on August 20 from 7pm to 10:30pm.

The band – made up of vocalist Russ Fray, guitarist Simon Bays, bassist Al Grout and drummer Phil Heard – will play up to three hours of non-stop 80s classic pop and rock.

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Food and drink will be available for pre-order and purchase on the night from local cafe Savoir Fare.

Cost of a ticket for adults is £10, under 16s pay £5 and under 5s get free entry.

Tickets are available on the Bicester Town Council website, here: 80’S Tribute Night (bicester.gov.uk)


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This story was written by Matthew Norman, he joined the team in 2022 as a Facebook community reporter.

Matthew covers Bicester and focuses on finding stories from diverse communities.

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