‘Welsh Springsteen’ gig

Martyn Joseph
Martyn Joseph

Prolific singer-songwriter Martyn Joseph, who has been described as “The Welsh Springsteen” launches his new charitable trust with a performance at The Ashton Memorial in Lancaster on June 29.

Joseph’s Let Yourself Trust will benefit both global charities and grass roots “people” projects in the UK and beyond.

A special new album will also mark the launch.

During a career spanning three decades with sales of over a quarter of a million albums and five top 50 hits, he has been described as “a gifted guitar player with a juggernaut voice” and has become as well known for his worldwide humanitarian work as for his powerful performances.

Tickets for the show are £40 with drinks reception and CD, from 01524 414043 and doors open at 7.30pm.