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It’s dwelling to Jonathan Ross and not too lengthy within the past hosted the Antiques Boulevard Picture, nonetheless now the quaint seaside city of Swanage in Dorset is on the point of host one in every of the UK’s most infamous English bands: TOPLOADER.

Entrance man Joe Washburn has acknowledged he “can’t wait” to headline Music by the Sea to back lift awareness and funds for charities#Willdoes and Cancare every of whom reduction the wellbeing of teenagers.

The competition, taking put of living September 2nd 2023, is in memory of Henry Searle and William Paddy, two local younger boys who tragically passed away.

“We’re basically looking ahead to playing at Dorset’s Music by the Sea Competition in Swanage. It’s this form of marvelous competition with a huge family vibe and beautiful foods and drinks stalls. We indulge in the gala’s where there’s bigger than a sizzling dog stand and it’s more about your whole atmosphere – the team basically gets within the support of you. Must always you would also maintain never been to this sooner than, advance along – you gained’t be dissatisfied,” says Joe Washburn.

The viewers can inquire to listen to just a few the pop rock band’s crowd-moving hits including its billion downloaded worldwide hit ‘Dancing in The Moonlight’, now over 23 years worn, as smartly as its more fresh self-discipline topic and just a few surprises too.

Fashioned in 1997 with several prime 20 hits and performances at astronomical occasions including the FIFA World Cup Closing in Qatar in 2022, Toploader is anticipated to pull within the competition’s greatest ever crowd of around 2,000 other folks.

However Toploader isn’t the exclusively enchantment at the day-lengthy competition which is now in its third 300 and sixty five days and gathering a main fan negative attracting crowds in each put.

Local Indie rock band GALAXY THIEF would be the support act and stays an ever-fixed characteristic since the competition started. Hits encompass ‘Timewaster’ with over one million plays on Spotify and YouTube because it changed into released final 300 and sixty five days that contains fresh front man and co-creator Rhys Messenger.

Meals and drink stalls will encompass Mermaid Gin (The Isle of Wight Distillery)The Salt Pigg Too (showcasing mouthwatering arrangement from the Purbeck put of living), Purbeck Cider (handcrafted ciders utilizing 100% single pressed local apples) and award-profitable Purbeck Ice Cream (60% Purbeck milk and 22% Dorset cream).

Founder of #Willdoes and mum of Will, Lesley Paddy, and Vicki Searles, mum of Henry enthused: “Every charities are thrilled to maintain this form of prestigious band headline at the competition and reduction such huge causes. We basically recount this shall be the 300 and sixty five days that brings in a huge crowd and puts Swanage on the competition map!”


Music by the Sea takes put of living at Prince Albert Gardens Swanage, 11am to 9pm on September 2nd (no entry after 6pm). Local food stalls and a bar will likely be open.

ENTRY: £15 adults (postcode BH19/20), £20 all assorted adults. Youngsters free below 14.

Tickets shall be purchased at and uncover for Music by the Sea, Swanage.

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The #Willdoes charity is dedicated to the memory of William Paddy, who grew up shut to Swanage, Dorset. Funds raised contribute financially to charitable projects that income teenagers in Dorset and the surrounding areas.

Cancare affords reduction to cancer sufferers, their households and carers at any stage following diagnosis. Swanage resident Henry Searle changed into diagnosed with mind cancer at 19 and died extinct 25 after a lengthy brave fight. His mother, Vicki, raises money in his memory for Cancare which supported him.

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