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Olly Murs set to headline at High Lodge, Thetford Forest, on June 30 as part of Forest Live concert series





Fan favourite Olly Murs is to perform at Thetford Forest as part of the Forest Live summer concert series, it was revealed today.

The singer-songwriter will headline at the Forestry England’s High Lodge site, in Suffolk, on June 30.

The gig marks a return to High Lodge for Olly, who last performed a sold-out show there in 2017.

Olly Murs is coming to Thetford Forest on June 30. Picture: Submitted
Olly Murs is coming to Thetford Forest on June 30. Picture: Submitted

Olly’s first album was released in 2010 and went double-platinum, before four number one singles and four number one albums, with his hits including Troublemaker, Dance With Me Tonight, Heart Skips a Beat, Dear Darlin’,

Olly has also hosted ITVs Starstruck and was a coach on six series of The Voice.

He joins a Forest Live line-up this summer including Bryan Adams on June 20, Sting on June 22, Paloma Faith on June 27 and Sir Tom Jones on June 28.

Olly Murs is coming to Thetford Forest on June 30. Picture: Submitted
Olly Murs is coming to Thetford Forest on June 30. Picture: Submitted

Forestry England uses the money Forest Live raises to maintain natural areas, run conservation projects and grow trees.

Last year the organisation planted 7.4 million trees, caring for the nation’s 1,500 woods and forests sustainably and welcoming 291 million visitors in 2022-23.

For more information, go to www.forestlive.com

Tickets go on sale on Friday at 9am.