Hawley’s free orchestra date

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A FORMER steelworks will be filled with rich orchestral sounds and the tones of Sheffield singer-songwriter Richard Hawley during a special free concert next month.

Richard is teaming up with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra for a one-off at the Magna centre in Rotherham on September 8.

As well as playing with a full symphony orchestra the guitarist will be joined by his own band.

Tickets will be allocated in a random draw, and audience members need to see www.bbc.co.uk/tickets to apply or www.bbc.co.uk/philharmonic for details.