AN EVENING of classic war time songs will take place in Bewdley next month to help raise money for a forces charity.

The Bewdley Branch of the Royal British Legion will be holding a concert in support of the Poppy Appeal at the Mercure Bewdley Heath Hotel on January 13 from 7pm.

It will feature singers the D-Day Darlings and David Lawrence. They have been touring the country with the ‘Songs that Won the War’.

The evening will end with a rip-roaring proms style, flag waving rendition of Land of Hope and Glory.

Tickets are £10 each and are available from Carol Gittins on 01299 404113 or Angela Pitt on 01299 402723. They are also on sale at St Anne's Church, Welch Gate Cafe Bar or from the hotel.