KIDDERMINSTER venue 45 Live is hosting free gigs for residents over the festive period.

The string of free events at the Oxford Street venue includes a host of tribute nights finishing off with a New Year’s Eve party.

A Cher tribute and Christmas party will be held on Thursday, December 22, with a soul night on Friday (December 23).

Next week there will be a Tina Turner tribute on Boxing Day, a George Michael tribute on Thursday (December 29) and a free New Year’s Eve shindig on Saturday, December 31.

People can follow the 45 Live Facebook page for more details.