Have lark in the park

AN acclaimed singer and songwriter from Belper is to headline a special free concert in the town.

Mark Lilley will top the bill at Lark In The Park, which has been organised by Belper Town Council.

The event will take place at the bandstand in the town’s picturesque River Gardens on Sunday, August 7 between 2pm and 4pm.

Mark will be supported by Sophie Revell and her Sophie Revell Band, described by Mark as singing “true original songs in a galaxy of cover versions”.

On Saturday, September 3, at Wirksworth town hall, Mark will launch his much-anticipated third album, entitled Songs and Gouache. He already has two critically acclaimed albums.