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‘MUSIC FOR MIND’ EVENT TO FEATURE BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT STAR


A Britain’s Got Talent runner-up will perform on the Isle of Wight this Sunday as part of ‘Music for Mind’ – a charity mental health convention and comedy night at Strings Bar & Venue.

Hosted by Island-based events promotions company Diamond Collective, Music for Mind aims to raise awareness about mental health issues across the board. The event is being held at Strings Bar & Venue in Newport on Sunday 17th November 2019.

The event is made up of 2 parts: a free daytime convention running between 14:00-17:00 consisting of music, speakers, stalls and activities all related to mental health, followed by the ticketed comedy show in the evening from 19:00. The show will be headlined by Britain’s Got Talent 2018 runner up Robert White, with support from South Coast musician Ricky Tart and the Island’s own comedian Bobbin Dixon.

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Representatives from mental health charities will be present, providing advice and support to those who need it.

Early bird tickets are only £12 and can be purchased now from https://www.seetickets.com/event/diamond-collective-presents-robert-white/strings-barvenue/1425149.

30% of profits made on the day will be donated to 2 charities: Solent Mind and PANS PANDAS UK.

Event coordinator Timothy Bouman said:

“I personally suffer from PANDAS — paediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome — so this is very close to my heart.”

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For further information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2947075718850981/.

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