Posts Tagged ‘Northampton Chronicle’

Northampton Chronicle: Toyah to Headline Northampton Venue

April 4th, 2019

nhampch15aToyah Willcox is returning to the Roadmender as part of her Acoustic, Up Close & Personal tour.

The singer-songwriter will be playing an unplugged set of her best-known hits and classic songs, alongside recalling stories from her colourful, 35-year career. From filming pop videos on horseback at 5am to acting alongside Katharine Hepburn and Laurence Olivier, Toyah will be lifting the lid on working in the entertainment business.

…Toyah headlines the Roadmender on Saturday, April 6. Doors open at 7.30pm, tickets cost £22 before fees.

• Continue reading at the Northampton Chronicle & Echo. Book tickets for The Roadmender, Saturday 6th April, date here. There’s also An Acoustic, Up Close & Personal date tomorrow night, Friday 5th April, at The McMillan Theatre in Bridgwater. Book tickets for that here.

Northampton Chronicle: Party In The Gardens

May 26th, 2015

nhampch15aParty in the Gardens brings Bucks Fizz, Toyah and Rick Astley to Franklin’s Gardens

Thousands of people went back to the 1980s for the Party in the Gardens concert at Franklin’s Gardens to mark the end of Northampton Saints’ season.

Some the decade’s biggest acts went on stage on Bank Holiday Monday. Nostalgic stars included Rick Astley, Hot Chocolate, Cheryl Baker, Mike Nolan and Jay Aston formally of Bucks Fizz, Toyah and Katrina (ex of the Waves).

• Continue reading at the Northampton Chronicle. (Photo © Northampton Chronicle/Andy Taylor)


Northampton Chronicle: Toyah To Headline Crick Boat Show

March 13th, 2014

crick14b80s singer Toyah Willcox to headline Crick Boat Show

Pop singer and TV presenter Toyah Willcox will headline this year’s Crick Boat Show & Waterways Festival.

The annual event, which showcases the inland waterways industry with over 250 exhibitors from across the canal world, takes place at Crick Marina, near Daventry in Northamptonshire, on the weekend of May 24 to 26.

The show is expected to attract 25,000 visitors and Toyah will be performing her ‘Acoustic, Up Close & Personal’ set during the Saturday evening entertainment programme.

Her gig will include renditions of her most well-known singles, such as It’s A Mystery, Thunder in the Mountains and I Want to Be Free and she will tell stories from her colourful 35-year career.

• Continue reading at Northampton Chronicle & Echo.

Northampton Chronicle: Housewives Show is Back With Toyah

March 18th, 2013

Pop icon Toyah Willcox is to star in the latest production of Hormonal Housewives, which will arrive at The Castle in Wellingborough on Tuesday.

A spokesman said: “Charismatic, outspoken and impossible to categorise, Toyah will be bringing the laughs to Wellingborough this spring.

“Ideal for a girls’ night out, Hormonal Housewives is guaranteed to be a hilariously funny evening.”

• Continue reading at the Northampton Chronicle & Echo.