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May 8th – ONLINE CONCERT
May 8th – ONLINE CONCERT

Jayne Darling VE75 ShowLOCAL 1940S SINGER BRINGING THE PAST TO LIFE FOR THE VE75 CELEBRATIONS

On Friday May 8th Nottingham based 1940s singer Jayne Darling is bringing the spirit of wartime to lockdown as the country celebrates 75 years since the end of World War Two in Europe.

As part of the VE75 Celebrations Jayne and several other 1940s singers and entertainers from across the UK will be providing a free online concert via Facebook from 11 am in the morning through to the finale at 9 pm with each act presenting a solo performance. 

Jayne commented: “The 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe was going to be a huge celebration for our Country; now with social distances measures in place all of the events and street parties that were due to take place have been cancelled.  We wanted to ensure that the people of Britain could continue to celebrate from their own homes and we will be bringing music, laughter and joy to mark the occasion albeit virtually rather than in person.”

Jayne, along with other 1940s specialists, were gearing up for their busiest year with 100s of events taking place throughout May and she had been booked to perform at Wollaton Park as well as commitments for the Royal British Legion and various festivals across the 3 day weekend.

Whilst street parties are not currently an option households across the UK are being encouraged to decorate their houses with flags and bunting, host their own 1940s style tea party, dress up, sing dance and celebrate.  Please remember, parties should only be held with members of the same family/ household that you are isolating with, please do not invite people over and break any social distancing government regulations.

The all day concert will be broadcast via Facebook and more information can be found by searching VE DAY 1940s PERFORMERS EXTRAVAGANZA! 

Jayne Darling will be performing via her Facebook page at 6 pm. 

NOTES

Victory in Europe Day, generally known as VE Day, marks 8 May 1945, the day on which World War II in Europe ended.

  • In the United Kingdom on 8 May 1945, more than one million people celebrated in the streets to mark the end of the European part of the war. In London, crowds massed in Trafalgar Square and up the Mall to Buckingham Palace, where King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, accompanied by Prime Minister Winston Churchill, appeared on the balcony of the palace before the cheering crowds.
  • VE Day is celebrated and remembered by people around Britain each year. The 70th anniversary of VE Day in 2015 was marked with a series of events across the UK. There were three days of commemorations including parades, street parties, a service of thanksgiving and a concert in central London.
  • At 3pm on 8 May, VE Day, the nation will be asked to raise a glass to toast the heroes of World War II, wherever they are. Please make time during your party join in with the rest of the nation for this National Toast.

PERFORMANCES

Schedule of performances can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/203952501036743/

11 am – Kyle Evans as George Formby https://www.facebook.com/kyleevansasgeorgeformby

12 Noon – Jessa Liversidge https://www.facebook.com/Jessasongsfromtheheart

1 pm – Miss Madeline Brown – https://www.facebook.com/MissMaddieBrown

2 pm – Johnny Victory – https://www.facebook.com/johnny.victory.77

3 pm – Colin Bourdiec – www.facebook.com/colin.bourdiec

3.30 pm – Derek Herbert as Winston Churchill https://www.facebook.com/derek.aka.churchill

4 pm – Kevin McCracken https://www.facebook.com/kevin.mccracken.52

4.30 pm – May Blossom https://www.facebook.com/mayblossomvintagesongbird

5 pm – Annie Andrews https://www.facebook.com/annie.andrews.37

6 pm – Jayne Darling https://www.facebook.com/jaynedarlingsinger

7 pm – Miss Marina Mae https://www.facebook.com/MissMarinaMae

8 pm – Lilli Moore – https://www.facebook.com/LilliMooreFans

9 pm – Miss Luna Nightingale https://m.facebook.com/MissLunaNightingale

March 6| Thurmaston WMC
March 6| Thurmaston WMC

March 6th 2020

1940 Wartime Live Entertainer Jayne Darling & Live Duo Kimika

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Aug 15 / 16 | Alford 1940s Weekend
Aug 15 / 16 | Alford 1940s Weekend

Alford 1940s Weekend

Jayne Darling will be performing as part of Alford 1940s Weekend event, which is scheduled to take place on the 15th – 16th of August 2020.

These dates were chosen to help commemorate the 75th anniversary of VJ day which is on the 15th. This event is looking to include re-enactors, classic cars, entertainment and the whole town to show the home front and further afield.

We would love to see all the shops, groups and homes of Alford to get involved. So, if you own a military or classic vehicle, military uniform or even bunting, we would love for you to get in contact. Also, if you know anyone who can help too, please ask them to contact us through our email which is alford1940s@mail.com. Thank you.

June 28 | Gainsborough Armed Forces Day
June 28 | Gainsborough Armed Forces Day

Gainsborough Armed Forces Day

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Nov 10 | Royston British Legion

Royston British Legion Remembrance Afternoon 

Sunday 10th November 2019
12 noon until 3 pm
Following the parade join Jayne Darling as she brings you the music from the 1940s .
Royston British Legion, Mill Road, Royston, SG8 6LT

**FREE ENTRY**

Jan 26 | Oakleigh Lodge

Jayne Darling will be performing at Oakleigh Lodge on Sunday 26th January 2020 in aid of the Radford Care Group

More details to follow

Location:
Oakleigh Lodge Social Club
1 Highbury Road
Highbury Vale
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 9DD

May 2 | 1940s Night| Long Bennington

Join Jayne Darling as we celebrate VE 75 at Long Bennington

More details to follow

Nov 30 | 1940s Night Silverdale Social Club

Jayne Darling’s 1940s Show will be appearing at Silverdale Social Club

Date: Saturday 30th November 2019
Time: From 8 pm
Location: Silverdale Social Club, Dinnington, Nr. Sheffield, S25 2QE

June 19 | The Cavalier, Devizes

The Cavalier, Devizes

1940s Night with the George Formby Experience and Jayne Darling
 
Event Date: Friday 19th June 2020
Venue: The Cavalier, Eastleigh Rd, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 3EG, 01380 730385
Event Time: 20:00 – 23:30pm
May 8 | Wollaton Park VE75

I will be singing as part of Wollaton Park VE75

Friday 8th May 2020