The Charlatans play special outdoor show

Band to play summer gig in Delamere Forest

The Charlatans are set to play a special outdoor gig this summer.

The band, who recently released a singles compilation called ‘Forever’, will appear on June 15 at Delamere Forest in Cheshire.

The gig is part of The Forestry Commission’s 2007 Forest Tours.

Other acts playing the season included the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra. For full details of the line up go to

Speaking about the gig, Simon Hough from the Forestry Commission said: “We are delighted that The Charlatans are the first act to be confirmed as part of out 2007 season, especially as they are local to the area.”

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