6 ISSUES FOR JUST £6 Subscribe to Hertfordshire Life today CLICK HERE

Bob Geldof comes to the Alban Arena

11:22 07 November 2011

Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof

Performing tracks from his new studio album and hits of The Boomtown Rats, Bob Geldof appears at The Alban Arena on November 19.

Performing tracks from his new studio album How To Compose Popular Songs That Will Sell and hits of The Boomtown Rats, Bob Geldof appears at The Alban Arena in his first theatre tour in overthree years on Saturday, November 19 at 7.30pm.


Bob Geldof, Irish singer, songwriter, author, occasional actor, and political activist rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Irish rock band The Boomtown Rats in the late 1970s and early 1980s alongside the punk rock movement.


The band had hits with his compositions Rat Trap and I dont like Mondays. He co-wrote, Do They Know Its Christmas? one of the best selling singles of all time for Live Aid and was subsequently knighted, at age 34, for his efforts.


Dont miss your chance to see him live in St Albans! Tickets 25 fromAlban Arena Box Office 01727 844488


Book online www.alban-arena.co.uk

0 comments

More from Out & About

Friday, September 23, 2016

A network of heritage trails that take in the fascinating history and beautiful landscapes in and around Wheathamspstead have drawn walkers to the village and given business a needed boost. Louise McEvoy goes exploring

Read more
Monday, September 19, 2016

Hertfordshire is home to a large amount of farmland and modern practices that can be at odds with wildlife. Charlotte Hussey of the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust outlines a new partnership that aims to bring the wild back to the farm

Read more
Monday, September 19, 2016

The neighbouring villages of Datchworth, Bramfield and Woolmer Green between Stevenage and Welwyn GC have much to offer the day tripper

Read more
Monday, September 5, 2016

The battle between a small fighter biplane and a giant German airship bomber over the night skies of Hertfordshire 100 years ago this month ended with a first for the Allies and thrust a village and a pilot into the national consciousness. Michael Long describes the dramatic events of that September night

Read more
Friday, August 26, 2016

Take a walk down Cuffley’s historic Station Road to find village shops and services that are thriving in the 21st century

Read more
Saturday, August 20, 2016

Never mind the fizz of Coca-Cola at Rio 2016, it was the maltiness of Ovaltine that was for many Games the official Olympic drink. Alex Burman explores the sporting links of this British favourite that was exported to the world from Herts

Read more
Friday, August 19, 2016

Running next to a nunnery, then the home of one of Henry VIII’s military commanders, the river Ver at Sopwell Nunnery in St Albans is being looked after for the future.

Countryside Management Service projects officer Michael Iseard explains

Read more
Monday, August 15, 2016

800 years ago an invading army swept through Hertfordshire in the name of the French king. As Hertford Castle marks the seige by the French this month, Michael Long looks at how two key fortifications and the surrounding lands were attacked with a ferocity unimagined by its defenders

Read more
Friday, August 12, 2016

The boom in swimming and lidos in the 1930s left a legacy of beautiful open air pools in the county. While some faded and were filled in, those that remain are now cherished as fun and healthy community assets. Bianca Wild dives into the wonderful world of lidos

Read more


Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Job search in your local area




Local Business Directory

Hertfordshire's trusted business finder

Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search