Returning to Sandy Glade is our fantastic 80s weekend 10th-13th May 2019
Sandy Glade Holiday Park 10th - 13th May 2019
Friday the 10th May
The UB40 Experience
Saturday 11th May
Doctor and the Medics
Dr and the Medics were created almost at the dawn of the 80’s, in 1982 by The Rev Dr. Clive Thomas Jackson.
The band has had a very colourful and successful career as both recording artists and performers. Undoubtedly they are been best known for their massive 1986 No 1 “Spirit in the Sky,” which sold over 24 Million copies world wide and was number 1 in 23 countries!! They are also recognised as a great live act, in 1985 the NME referred to them as "THE live band of the year."
In 2015 the band are as busy as ever with a hectic festival schedule and shows throughout the year. In May they released an upbeat re-treatment of Dead or Alive’s “You Spin Me Round”. The video for which can be viewed here:
YOU SPIN ME VIDEO. They are also currently preparing for the release of the “29th ANNIVERSARRY SPIRIT IN THE SKY REMIXES” Out on the 13th October. This will be followed just after Xmas with a new original single and then 2016 will see the release of their first studio album for 20 years!
Enrolling in drama school at the age of eight set SONIA on the path to becoming a professional singer and actress where she gained a LAMDA gold medal with honours. Her determination paid off and shortly after leaving school she made appearances in the popular sitcom Bread as well as the soap opera “Brookside.
SONIA’S debut single You’ll Never Stop Me From Loving You was released in 1989 and shot to number one in the UK selling a staggering 350,000 copies. Numerous television appearances revealed her bubbly personality and natural enthusiasm endearing her to a large audience. Everybody Knows, her debut album sold half million copies and included a string of top singles such as Can’t Forget You, Listen To Your Heart and Counting Every Minute.
Sonia is a veteran pantomime performer and often plays the principal boy role. Her credits over the years include Dick Whittington, Cinderella, Peter Pan and Aladdin.
Sonia is constantly gigging around the country and often performs live with her band. She also regularly appears and performs on TV and has been seen on Trisha (ITV1), The Eurovision Song Contest (BBC1), the Top Ten series (C4), Celebrities Under Pressure (Granada/ITV1), Jane and Jury (Yorkshire TV), The Salon (Channel 4), Greasemania (ITV1), 100 Worst Pop Songs, 100 Greatest TV Treats, Eurovision: Making Your Mind Up (BBC), The Lyrics Board (RTE), The Weakest Link (BBC1), Liquid Assets (BBC), Hell's Kitchen (ITV1), This Morning and many more.
Sunday 12th May
Count down to the 80's