Andover Events Local News

Hampshire NHS workers invited to classical concert this weekend

NHS workers in Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire are being offered the chance to enjoy an open-air concert by classical music superstar Katherine Jenkins which forms part of the charity event A Celebration of Speed which takes place this weekend at Embley near Romsey.

Event organiser Mike Turnbull said, “We’re all so thankful to everyone within the NHS for the incredible work that they do, particularly during the difficult times over the past 18 months. With that in mind we’ve decided to provide a number of free tickets for NHS staff who’d like to enjoy a Katherine Jenkins Proms concert at Embley on Sunday 22nd August.”

“Tickets will be available on a first come, first served basis but we hope to welcome as many NHS heroes and a guest as possible to enjoy an amazing evening out in stunning surroundings.”

To apply for tickets, NHS workers are asked to register using their NHS email address by visiting

The final tickets for the A Celebration of Speed are still available to purchase online by visiting

The event aims to raise much needed funds for children’s hospice Naomi House & Jacksplace and Race Against Dementia, the charity founded by F1 legend Sir Jackie Stewart.