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Bedgebury concerts as part of Forest Live 2016

Bedgebury Forest Live Concerts 2016

Forest Live is the Forestry Commission’s concert series which takes place in seven fabulous forest venues including Bedgebury throughout England.

Thanks for supporting our Forest Live gigs at Bedgebury this year!

Income generated from ticket sales is spent on protecting, improving and expanding England’s forests and woodlands and increasing their value to people and wildlife. Over Forest Live’s 15 years history, money raised has contributed to a wide range of projects, from wildlife conservation to making improvements for visitors. With everything required for a great night out, including full catering and bar facilities, the gigs are renowned for their relaxed atmosphere.

Friday 17 June - Tom Jones

The legendary Sir Tom Jones signed up to Forest Live and played at Bedgebury Forest on Friday 17 June.

Tom Jones Forest Live concerts 2016Commenting on the dates, Tom Jones said, “What a lovely experience this is going to be. I respect and admire the whole idea of Forest Live and hope you can join me to be a part of it.”

 Saturday 18 June - Kaiser Chiefs - SOLD OUT!

Kaiser Chiefs Forest Live concerts 2016Leeds rockers the Kaiser Chiefs, one of the UK’s most loved bands, signed up for Forest Live and played at Bedgebury Forest on Saturday 18 June.

 Commenting on the gigs, Ricky Wilson said, “As a band we’ve always loved to play outdoors, we’ve done fields, parks, farms, rooftops, beaches and back gardens, but this will be the first time we’ve played in a forest. If you go down to the woods this Summer, you’re sure of a big surprise. We’re really looking forward to being part of Forest Live.” 

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Last updated: 29th June 2016


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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.