Dublin’s finest, The Script, announce an East Anglian date for 2013 in what will be a welcome return to Thetford Forest, performing as part of Forest Live, the Forestry Commission’s annual concert series.

Since the release of their eponymous debut album in 2009, The Script broke Britain, then the U.S. then everywhere from Asia to South Africa with their meticulously-crafted and meaningful songs such as ‘We Cry’, ‘The Man Who Can’t Be Moved’, ‘Nothing’ and ‘For The First Time’.

Generating sales of over four million albums and a staggering nine million singles, amassing almost 4 million followers on Facebook and 1.5 million on Twitter, the band are truly established in the global arena. Their third and latest album release, appropriately entitled ‘#3’, sees band members Danny O’Donoghue, Mark Sheehan and Glen Power continuing their success and includes the hits ‘Six Degrees Of Separation and ‘Hall Of Fame’ featuring. will.i.am.

Forest Live is an independent programme organised by the Forestry Commission bringing music to new audiences without commercial branding or sponsorship. Income generated from ticket sales is spent on improving the local forests for both people and wildlife. Forest Live concerts are renowned for their safe and relaxed atmosphere in fantastic woodland settings.

Commenting on the date, lead vocalist Danny O'Donoghue said, “We loved our Thetford forest debut to a sell-out crowd in 2011 and can’t wait to get back on that stage again. Hope to see you there.”

The Script plus special guests will be performing:
Thursday 11 July Thetford Forest, nr Brandon, Suffolk.

Tickets £32.50 (subject to booking fee) go on sale 9.00am Friday 7th December from the Forestry Commission box office tel 03000 680400 or buy online at www.forestry.gov.uk/music