£22.00 (£20.00 + £2.00 Booking fee)
Tennessee’s Mike Farris is a ‘one of a kind’ talent that was rewarded with a Grammy for his ‘Shine For All The People’ which was followed with the equally revered ‘Silver and Stone’ album. Mixing gospel, rock, soul, blues and more, Farris is a true powerhouse performer of whom Rolling Stone declared ‘(his) supersized voice (is) filled with the electricity of Saturday night and the godly grace of Sunday mornings’. UK’s own respected elder and tastemaker Bob Harris advises “I truly believe that Mike Farris is one of the great artists of today. He sings the truth with a depth of feeling that warms my heart and touches my soul” whilst American Songwriter Magazine confirm “There aren’t many current male singers who use their voices to soar, float and deliver material with the spiritual commitment of Mike Farris”.
UK’s award winning, Radio 2 play listed, multi million streaming, vocalist Jo Harman is, according to Rag n Bone man ‘one of the UK’S finest talents’ and this tour represents a much anticipated return to the stage after an extended break following the birth of her first born. An artist regarded by ‘black’ music magazine editor ‘Chris Wells’ as ‘right now…perhaps the Uk’s finest vocalist’ has in recent times opened BluesFest at O2 Arena for Live Nation (who booked her a record 5 years running) and she has headlined major Festivals throughout the Uk and Europe, including being one of 12 artists playing to a 300k audience at Parkpop, Netherlands. ‘UK’s best female blues soul voice’ opines The Daily Mirror, and ‘a voice that leaves you speechless’, so says Huey Morgan, Fun Lovin’ Criminals,
The Civic Centre and Luxfords Restaurant location:
The Civic Centre is located just off the High Street adjacent to the free public Luxford car park.
Heading up the hill (north) turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
Follow the road into the free Luxford public car park (three hours maximum) or up to the top section where you can park for up to 10 hours.
Use TN22 1AL in your GPS devices.
Uckfield train station is situated at the bottom of the High Street.
On leaving the station, turn right and walk up the hill (north).
Turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
Uckfield bus station is situated at the bottom of the town opposite the Tesco supermarket.
On leaving the bus station, cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn left and up a short flight of steps to access Tesco car park. The Civic Centre is located to the right of the Tesco store accessed via steps or a ramp.
Alternatively, cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn right to access the High Street. Proceed up the hill and then turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
The Civic Centre is normally open at 8.00am to facilitate hirers’ access, but closing times vary according to room bookings and events.
The building is open to the public as part of the Wealden Community Toilet Scheme, Monday to Saturday from 9.00am to 5.00pm.
Luxfords Restaurant is open 9.30am to 3.00pm, Monday to Saturday and by arrangement for specific events.
The Civic Centre
Uckfield, East Sussex,
T: 01825 761659
T: 01825 762774
The booking office is open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm and Friday 9am to 4pm.
The Civic Centre strives to be fully accessible with a range of facilities to support you. We aim to make your visit a memorable experience with every need catered for.
Please call us with any specific requirements
The Civic Centre can be accessed via ramps from the direction of the High Street and from Tesco supermarket.
There is an automatic door providing access to the Civic Centre and there are disabled toilet facilities on the ground and first floors.
The first floor can be accessed via the customer lift.
There is an induction loop facility in the Weald Hall (where most events are held).
Please ask if you require additional assistance when visiting or booking and we will do everything we can to accommodate you.