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Will Young

Will Young
Bents Park
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Free or £6 Priority Plus tickets (under 5s free)

** This event was originally due to take place Sunday 19 July 2020. Due to COVID-19 this has now been rescheduled to Sunday 18 July 2021**

Will Young will headline the second of our four free South Tyneside Festival Sunday Concerts in 2021.

The multi-award winning singer, who has an amazing back catalogue of hits including Evergreen, Leave Right Now, Jealousy and You and I, will be heading to South Shields on Sunday 18 July 2021.

A great afternoon of music will be in store with Will, who has been a household name since winning Pop Idol in 2002. He has since went on to win two Brit Awards, have seven best-selling albums and numerous top ten singles. He has also had a successful acting career both on screen and on stage.

Support includes the talented Beth Macari.

Keep checking this page for further announcements about what will be a fantastic concert.


Admission is FREE, or you could upgrade to a Priority Plus ticket.

A Priority Plus ticket allows earlier access into the event, along with access to dedicated bar serveries and toilets. If you would prefer to arrive later your ticket will still provide you with guaranteed entry, however your viewing position may be more towards the rear of the crowd.

Priority Plus tickets are £6 (under 5s free). Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased in advance up until 7 days before from

Priority Plus tickets for disabled access will commence again as soon as the Shop @ The Word reopens, as will general ticket sales from this location.

Re-scheduling information

If you had purchased a ticket for the 2020 concert then your ticket will still be valid. You do not need to get a replacement ticket. Please keep all currently purchased tickets as we are unable to cater for any lost tickets.

We hope you will support us and retain your ticket for 2021, however if you are no longer able to attend and would like a refund please see below:

  • If you purchased a ticket through ticketmaster please contact ticketmaster directly
  • If you purchased a ticket through the Shop @ The Word please contact our Events Team on or leave a message on 0191 424 7985. Please note the Shop @ The Word is currently closed

Applications for refunds will be available until 30 November 2020, after which refunds will unfortunately not be accepted.

Other information

  • Gates open approx. 12 noon for Priority Plus ticket holders and approx. 12.45pm for free entry for which no tickets are required
  • A postage fee is payable for tickets purchased via Ticketmaster
  • Music commences around 1.45/2pm, with short change overs in between acts, before finishing at approximately 4.30pm 
  • Please note this event may be subject to future change, including those required relating to future government guidelines for mass gatherings
  • Refunds will be given to people who have purchased tickets if this event is cancelled in the future
  • Refunds are only given for cancellation of the full event. South Tyneside Council reserve the right to change the programme if required

If you have any further queries please contact or send a message via

  • Bents Park
  • Sea Road
    South Shields
    Tyne and Wear
    NE33 2NL







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