Doncaster’s opera superstar in glitzy fundraiser

International opera star Lesley Garrett
International opera star Lesley Garrett

International opera star and Doncaster diva Lesley Garrett is set to perform at a gala dinner in support of a dementia charity.

The Marble Hall at historic Wentworth Woodhouse will host a drinks reception and four-course meal before Lesley performs a selection of the opera world’s greatest arias.

The September 19 event is to raise money for dementia charity Lost Chord and three-quarters of the tickets have already been sold.

Tickets, priced £110, are available by calling 01709 811160 or via lost-chord.org.uk