Last night’s Royal Television Society West of England Awards 2014 saw Bill Bailey’s Jungle Hero win awards for best Specialist Factual Programme, best Special Effects & Graphics, with Bill also winning best Male On-Screen Talent. Congratulations to Bill and everyone who worked on the programmes.
Following his hugely popular and critically acclaimed Qualmpeddler tour last year we are delighted to announce that will be joining Kew the Music at Kew Gardens for a special al fresco performance of this brilliant show.
Kew the Music, set in the grounds of Kew Gardens has built a reputation as the place to see headline stars in a relaxed a friendly setting. With a new site for 2014 offering uninterrupted stage views and overlooking Kew Palace this promises to be the best Kew the Music yet. Bill headlines on the Sunday, so that’s 20th July.
Bill has added a new date to meet the demands of the people of Cheltenham; he will be playing the Wychwood Festival on Sunday 2 June and we are very pleased to offer discounted tickets to you for a limited time only – save 25% if you book on or before 15th March. Just visit www.wychwoodfestival.com/tickets and enter ‘BB’ when asked, ‘Do you have a promotion or discount code?’. We can’t guarantee that this offer will be extended, so beware The Ides of March.
If you’re attending for the whole weekend, you can expect to be entertained by more than 100 acts across indie, world and folk genres, and across 4 stages at Cheltenham Racecourse – early confirmations include The Human League, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Kate Nash, Caravan Palace, The Beat, John Otway, Craig Charles Funk and Soul DJ set, Sam Lee, Moulettes, Eddie & The Hotrods, Public Service Broadcasting and Mr Bloom. Add to that comedy, over 100 workshops for all ages, The Headphone Disco until the early hours, a Children’s Literature Festival, great food and Wychwood Ales, Healing Gardens, Artists and Sculpturers’ Quarter plus idyllic camping beneath the Prestbury Hills, and you have your perfect summer-opening festival.
Day and Weekend Tickets are now available (with or without camping) to the festival nominated Best Family Festival in the UK Festival Awards 8 years running – and under 10s are free (I feel for you, ten year olds).
For tickets for the rest of Bill’s tour, please go to www.ticketzonestore.co.uk/shop/index.cfm#b
If you have not been able to get tickets for Bill’s Qualmpeddler shows in Melbourne at Hamer Hall in September, we are delighted to announce an extra show at the same venue on Wednesday 12th September 2012.
You’ll find full details of the tour and where to buy your tickets HERE
Bill was recipient of the 2012 Spirit of Hammer award. He attended the ceremony to collect it and also presented Mastadon with their Best Album award.
Here’s Bill with his thing of precious beauty.
If you have had trouble getting tickets for Bill’s September 2012 Qualmpeddler shows in Brisbane, Australia don’t fret as a further date has just been added.
The additional Qualmpeddler show will take place on Monday 24th September 2012 at the QPAC Concert Hall in Brisbane.
Tickets are on sale NOW and you can find further information and buy your tickets on the LIVE page.
An extra date has now been added to Bill’s 2012 Qualmpeddler Tour of Australia.
It is Thursday 30th August 2012 at Thebarton Theatre in Adelaide.
For full details of Bill’s 2012 Qualmpeddler Tour of Australia and New Zealand click HERE.
Tuesday 19th June 2012 – We are pleased to let you know that the technical issue we were experiencing with our web shop payment processing has now been resolved and the shop’s online checkout system is now fully operational again.
Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused you.
Two additional dates in New Zealand have been added to Bill’s forthcoming Qualmpeddler Tour 2012.
WELLINGTON – Michael Fowler Centre – Saturday 29 September 2012
AUCKLAND – ASB Theatre – Thursday 4 October 2012
Bill Bailey was the closing act at this year’s Hay Festival.