Live music is set to rock crowds back to the 80s as a popular tribute act is returning to Bicester.

This weekend will see the return of 80s tribute band Sledgehammer to Garth Park, Bicester, with the site being closed off for the entirety of Saturday, August 26.

Hundreds of people showed up to the band’s show last year, partying the night away to the tunes of the 80s.

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This will be the fourth time the group have performed at the park, holding shows in 2019, 2021 and last year.

Lots of guests at last year’s concert came dressed in 80s style costumes such as jumpsuits and dresses with padded shoulders, some were even wearing Sledgehammer t-shirts.

Gates for the event will open at 6pm.


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This story was written by Matthew Norman, he joined the team in 2022 as a Facebook community reporter.

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