Superstar DJ to play castle

Pete Tong
Pete Tong

Veteran Radio 1 DJ Pete Tong will take to the turntables at Lancaster Castle next month.

The show coincides with the first birthday of the A-Wing music events, which take place within the former HMP Lancaster Castle.

Tong, who received an MBE in 2014 for his services to broadcasting, hosted his first Radio 1 show in 1981, and has gone on to enjoy worldwide acclaim for his passion for music . He’s even had a film named after him.

Pete Tong will be DJing at the event, run by online ticket booking agents, Skiddle, on Sunday May 24. Tickets are available from