ALCESTER-based singing groups are to perform for a summer proms concert.

The Alcester Singers will be joined by the groups Young Musician of the Year 2013, 14 year old singer Florence Cain and the Alcester Victoria Silver Band.

The concert at Alcester Academy will take place on Saturday July, 12 at 7.30pm.

It will be conducted by local soprano soloist Katie Leaver who will also play a piano duet with Marie Flint the singer’s accompanist.

Both traditional and classical musical styles will be put on with ballads by Elgar Edward and more light-hearted numbers like the sea shanty Drunken Sailor.

Tickets are available to buy at Humphries Shoes in Alcester High Street, from 0845 548 2523 or on the door at £10 each (under 14s go free) this includes a drink and nibbles.