The Script hail 'epic' Blackpool gig

Irish band The Script finally made their Blackpool debut - four years to the day since they should have starred at the Illuminations Switch-On.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 31st August 2017, 12:53 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:13 pm
The Script
The Script

The rockers played a sell-out show at the Empress Ballroom last night, on the promo trail for new album Freedom Child. In 2013, they pulled out of the Switch-On with just 48 hours' notice due to a "sudden serious family illness", and Gary Barlow stepped in to save the day.

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Fans queued round the Winter Gardens to get the best spot inside the concert arena and many took to social media to share their thoughts on the show - and the band said it was an 'epic' and 'unreal' night.