Posts Tagged ‘One Voice’

Rotherham Advertiser: Toyah @ One Voice

July 22nd, 2015

rotherad15bHundreds of voices in unison at Rotherham concert

Hundreds of young voices were singing in unison with pop idol Toyah Willcox as the curtain was brought down on Rotherham’s biggest annual youth event.

The One Voice concert at the New York Stadium marked the closing of this year’s Rotherham Children’s Festival. Thousands of children have taken part in talent shows, art, film and music projects during the summer programme based around Rotherham United’s town centre base.

Toyah, who has enjoyed a 30-year singing and acting career, was back in town for the third time to compere the massive choir made up of schools from around the borough.

• Continue reading at the Rotherham Advertiser. (Photos © Rotherham Advertiser)


Toyah @ One Voice in Rotherham

July 9th, 2015

Toyah tweeted a photo from yesterday’s One Voice concert – This is the third year running she has guested at the event at Rotherham’s New York Stadium. Click below to visit Toyah at Twitter. (Photo © Toyah Willcox)


• This photo reminded me of that fantastic National Trust shot from Autumn 2012.

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Rotherham Advertiser: Talent At The New York Stadium

May 20th, 2015

rotherad15aThe Millers’ home will welcome busloads of talent during June and July — but not just of the footballing kind.

Two events will feature singers and more gracing the ground to showcase their skills. The annual Children’s Festival will end on Wednesday, July 8 with One Voice — a concert featuring 2,500 Rotherham youngsters, singing a programme of popular songs.

The recital will be hosted by TV presenter and music idol Toyah Willcox and is expected to draw 5,000 people. Tickets cost £5 each and are available now from the stadium’s box office.

• Continue reading at the Rotherham Advertiser.

The Star: Toyah Willcox at One Voice

July 19th, 2014

thestar14aSlideshow: Toyah Willcox at One Voice

Toyah Willcox comperes the One Voice event which saw about 1,500 school pupils join together to sing at Rotherham’s New York Stadium.

• Continue reading/view the slideshow (just one photo of Toyah) at The Star. (Photo © The Star)

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Rotherham Advertiser: All Together As One

July 18th, 2014

rotherad14aHundreds of Rotherham youngsters were joined by eighties pop star Toyah Willcox to bring a massive summer celebration to a tuneful close.

The singer led a huge choir of voices at New York Stadium on Friday at the One Voice concert.

• Continue reading. and view another photo of Toyah, at the Rotherham Advertiser. (Photo © Rotherham Advertiser)

Scene: Toyah The New York Cheerleader

July 18th, 2014

Toyah is the cover star of ‘Scene’, the magazine supplement that accompanies tomorrow’s ‘Rotherham Advertiser’. View a larger version at Toyah’s Twitter. (Thanks to Gareth Dennison)


Toyah Newsy Bits & Pieces!

July 6th, 2014

chilfest14fChilfest 2014: Hanging out with Toyah in the Green Room (Photo © Chilfest) – View the photo…

The Star: Toyah Willcox set to perform at Children’s Festival in Rotherham: Singer Toyah Willcox is to return to Rotherham for a second time this week to host the town’s Children’s Festival singing celebration One Voice. The event on Friday will be the finale to the annual Children’s Festival, which celebrates the achievements of Rotherham’s children and young people – Continue reading…

The Bucks Herald: The big weekend! Don’t miss brilliant line-up of events in and around Aylesbury: On Saturday Jason Donovan tops the bill at Pendley Manor’s Chilfest that also includes Toyah, Leee John (Imagination), Boney M featuring Maizie Williams, Go West and Bad Manners – Continue reading…

West Briton: East 17 stay another day at Falmouth Week alongside Toyah and Kernow King: Joining them will be 1980s singer Toyah, who has had a busy festival circuit so far this year, including the Plymouth Volksfest in May – Continue reading…

The Bucks Herald: Last chance to see Friars exhibition: Today (Sunday) is the last chance to see the Friars exhibition at Bucks County Museum, where there will be special tours by the club’s supremo David Stopps – Continue reading…

Toyah Newsy Bits & Pieces!

July 2nd, 2014

twitter12bToyah Talks Aaaaaaaah! @ Twitter: “Filming “Aaaaaah” is massive fun. Weird, normal and ultra mad in equal measure. Loving it. Ug! Ug! Ug!” – Visit Toyah’s Twitter…

Rotherham Advertiser: Toyah Returns To Rotherham: Singer Toyah Willcox is to return to Rotherham next week to host a mass concert featuring 1,500 children. The 80s star will once again compere the Rotherham Children’s Festival singing celebration One Voice at the New York Stadium on Friday – Continue reading…

Noise Merchandise: Toyah – 2014 Tour: Toyah is touring thoughout in 2014 and you can pick up these retro tees from any of her shows – Continue reading…

WV Public: The Boys Are Back: Never say never, especially in the world of King Crimson… Includes a great new photo of the band – Continue reading…

50 Third and 3: Sunday Girl – The Blondie Story: This does what it says on the tin it’s the story of Blondie presented by Toyah Willcox & featuring interviews with the band – Continue reading…

Toyah Newsy Bits & Pieces!

June 5th, 2014

sohocreate14dSohoCreate: “Chaos at #SohoCreate HQ!” – Getting organised yesterday – View here…

The New York Times: Latest Incarnation of King Crimson Plans U.S. Tour: Robert Fripp, the founding guitarist and driving creative force of the British progressive rock band King Crimson, has declared the band dead several times since 1974, but this week he allowed that there was life in it yet – Continue reading…

Rotherham Council: Children’s Festival returns to Rotherham: The Once Voice concert returns on Friday 11 July and welcomes back the dazzling guest appearance of Toyah Wilcox, who will be singing two specially arranged songs to perform with the children – Continue reading…

Radio Times: Peter Pan: Episode Two – In The Mermaid’s Lagoon: The mischievous boy and the children arrive in Neverland. Dramatisation of JM Barrie’s classic tale, with Toyah Willcox. Ron Moody, Georgina Cates and Roy Hudd. Originally broadcast in 1995 – Visit here…

Pets At Home: Apparently there is a one page article on Toyah and Willyfred the rabbit in the latest issue of ‘Pets At Home’ magazine. I haven’t saw it but look out for it if you visit that store (Thanks to Jeff Agar)

New Wave & Beyond: Toyah: Rebel Run / To The Mountains High / Baptised in Fire: I give Toyah props for having the creativity to constantly reinvent herself. This post-apocalyptic skater look wasn’t one of her more memorable guises, however – Continue reading…

Toyah Newsy Bits & Pieces!

July 14th, 2013

tatton13cThe Thread: Win… Human League, Howard Jones, and Toyah Willcox at Tatton Park: Canalside’s The Thread has been given two tickets by Producer Rupert Hine to the Human League concert featuring Howard Jones and Toyah Willcox at Tatton Park on Saturday 20th July – Continue here to enter…

You Tubing with One Voice: One Voice at Rotherham’s New York Stadium – A short clip of Toyah hosting – Continue here to listen…

Rotherham Advertiser: All together as One: Hundreds of Rotherham youngsters were joined by eighties pop star Toyah Willcox to bring a massive summer celebration to a tuneful close – Continue reading…

Steve Lamacq’s Roundtable: Toyah’s most recent guest appearance on the ‘BBC 6Music’ show is no longer online at ‘BBC iPlayer’ but the programme is still available as a podcast. Download it from iTunes or from the BBC Podcasts & Downloads page (Episodes available for 30 days from broadcast).

Auntie Muriel’s Blog: Who’s Pulling The Strings: The Anthem album cover (below) depicts the teenage-psyche-nightmare-place with the central figure, Toyah herself, striding fearlessly across this inhospitable wasteland. She is distant, powerful, beautiful, and it looks as if she’s holding the head of someone who got on her nerves once too often – Continue reading…

The Star: Toyah To Lead One Voice Choir Show

July 2nd, 2013

thestar13bSinger and actress Toyah Willcox will be in South Yorkshire this Friday to compere Rotherham’s One Voice singing celebration.

Toyah will lead the choir – 1,800 Rotherham schoolchildren – at the New York football stadium.

Rotherham MBC: Toyah’s In Town: Singer and Actress Toyah Willcox is coming to Rotherham on Friday to compere Rotherham’s One Voice singing celebration.

Toyah Willcox will be in town on Friday July 5 to host and compere the Rotherham Children’s Festival singing celebration, “One Voice”. Toyah, who has had a career as a singer and actress for over 30 years’ is delighted to be part of such a magical event.

• Continue reading at The Star, and Rotherham MBC.