Alfie's in demand at Royal Albert Hall

FLEETWOOD operatic tenor Alfie Boe sings in the presence of The Queen at the Festival of Remembrance on Saturday.

The event – at the Royal Albert Hall – will be televised on BBC1 from 9.05pm and will also include mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins.

The following evening, Alfie's on air at Classic FM (11pm).

White-hot Russians

THE White Russian Army Central Band will appear from 7.30pm on Tuesday November 20 in concert at the Lowther Pavilion, Lytham.

Tickets, 13.50 and 14.50, are available on (01253) 658666.