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Mick Hucknall Set To Take Gala To The Stars!

Published: 23 Mar 2018


We are excited to announce that Simply Red frontman Mick Hucknall will be performing the fantastic finale for the RAF Centenary Gala, bringing the curtain down on this unique event! Mick will be performing 'Stars', one of the band's biggest hits alongside the talented Royal Air Force musicians, and bringing to life the RAF motto; 'Per ardua ad astra - through adversity to the stars'.

Mick said, "I am immensely proud that my father served in the Royal Air Force, and I am delighted to be part of the Gala Evening to commemorate and celebrate the work of the RAF over the past century."

Tickets for the event on the 31 March are selling fast and you can book yours HERE. Alongside artists including Alexandra Burke, vocal trio Blake and more, you will see the Bands of the Royal Air Force, the Royal Air Force Squadronaires and Salon Orchestra alongside the Queen's Colour Squadron of the Royal Air Force and the Royal Air Force Air Cadets.

Don't miss this once in a Century occasion to be part of a unique tribute and show your support for the Royal Air Force as it marks its 100 years of outstanding service to the United Kingdom.

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Jeremy Clarkson, Television Presenter

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Jenson Button, Former Formula 1 Racing Driver

“Probably the most complete air show I’ve ever been to!”

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