Five outdoor concerts are planned for High Lodge in Thetford Forest this summer and there is something for all ages.

From crooner Tom Jones to popstar Paloma Faith, this is what you have to look forward to at Forest Live in 2024.

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1. Bryan Adams

When: Thursday, June 20

Canadian rockstar Bryan Adams returns to the region following a concert at the Blickling Estate in north Norfolk in July 2022. 

He is one of the most successful recording artists of all time and he penned some of the biggest hits of the 80s and 90s, including the epic Everything I Do (I Do It For You), Heaven and Summer of ‘69.

Adams, who started out in the glam-rock band Sweeney Todd before going solo, will also play songs from his latest album, So Happy It Hurts. 

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2. Sting

When: Saturday, June 22

Sting's 'My Songs' concert will feature his most beloved hits from his illustrious career with The Police and as a solo artist.

He will be accompanied by an electric rock ensemble and the setlist will include Englishman In New York, Every Breath You Take, Roxanne, Message In A Bottle and many more. 

The Police released five albums and earned six Grammys and two Brit Awards.

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3. Paloma Faith

When: Thursday, June 27

Paloma Faith is a familiar face at Forest Live and is back by popular demand in 2024.

She is known for empowering pop anthems including Only Love Can Hurt Like This, Picking Up the Pieces and number one single Changing with drum and bass duo Sigma.

Her unwavering confidence and candid self-expression have gained her a legion of fans. 

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4. Tom Jones

When: Friday, June 28

Sir Tom Jones continues to captivate audiences, with his career still going strong after six decades.

His impressive back catalogue includes It’s Not Unusual, What’s New, Pussycat?, Green, Green Grass of Home and Delilah.

Support comes from British singer Gabrielle, known for hit singles Dreams, Rise and Out of Reach.

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5. Olly Murs

When: Sunday, June 30

Olly Murs, who shot to fame on The X Factor, is back in Thetford Forest this summer, having last performed a sell-out show there in 2017.

The charismatic singer-songwriter and showman is known for songs such as Troublemaker (feat. Flo Rida), Dance With Me Tonight, Heart Skips a Beat (feat. Rizzle Kicks), Dear Darlin’ and Please Don’t Let Me Go.

Daniel Bedingfield is the support act and he enjoyed chart success with Gotta Get Thru This, Never Gonna Leave Your Side and If You’re Not The One.

Murs, who was a coach on the TV talent show The Voice for six series, is also the special guest for the Take That concert at Carrow Road in Norwich on May 28.

Forest Live concerts will take place at six woodland locations across the country in the summer of 2024. 

Forestry England uses the money Forest Live raises to maintain beautiful natural areas for everyone to enjoy, run important conservation projects and keep growing trees.

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