FORESTRY England has issued a statement ahead of the Richard Ashcroft concert tonight.

The lead singer of The Verve was confirmed in December as part of Forest Live 2023, the summer concert series.

The statement issued today reads: "We are monitoring the weather conditions closely.

"Tonight’s concerts at Thetford Forest and Delamere Forest are planned to go ahead.

"If you are arriving by car you may wish to remain in your vehicle if it is raining on arrival.

"We advise all customers to wear suitable clothing and footwear for the weather. 

"Please note that umbrellas are not permitted in the arena, so we recommend bringing a raincoat."