Tony Blackburn to open BBC Proms in the Park 2019

BBC Proms in the Park will once again be opened by BBC Radio 2 presenter Tony Blackburn to warm up the crowd.

Tony will play his own choice of music for an hour at the event, taking place at London’s Hyde Park on Saturday 14 September as part of the world-famous Last Night of the Proms.

Once Tony has finished, musical acts including Headliner Barry Manilow, Chrissie Hynde, Jack Savoretti, Gabrielle, Lighthouse Family, Bonnie Tyler, Aled Jones & Russell Watson will take to the stage.

The event itself will be hosted by Michael Ball and will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 2.

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4 Comments
  1. Ron Dobbyn says

    A reunion of Blue Mink at the Proms would be great.

    1. Ron Dobbyn says

      I wish Roger Scott was still around, I would love to know what he would have made of the ” Blue Mink” controversy.

      1. Ron Dobbyn says

        Just a thought, is Harry Chapin,s “W.O.L.D” banned as someone might claim it paints Radio Presenters in a bad light.

  2. Mike Rose says

    What’s any of this got to do with the story?

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