Newmarket: McFly To Play Racecourse

31 January 2013, 14:54 | Updated: 31 January 2013, 14:59

McFly are going to return to play at Newmarket Racecourse this summer, it's been announced.

The band, who played in Newmarket last year, will be returning to the racecourse on Saturday 24 August for 'Summer Saturday Live'.

McFly, who celebrate their tenth anniversary in 2013 and have sold more than ten million records worldwide, are Tom Fletcher (lead vocals, guitar and piano), Danny Jones (lead vocals and guitar), Dougie Poynter (backing vocals and bass guitar) and Harry Judd (drums).

Amy Starkey, regional director of Jockey Club Racecourses, said: "McFly were fantastic when they played on the July Course last year so we are delighted that they are coming back this August. 

McFly are a hugely popular band and our spectators will love them when they bring their infectious music to the racecourse. 

It will be an occasion not to be missed." 

'Summer Saturday Live' is part of the series of summer concerts run every year at Newmarket Racecourse.

Tickets are now on sale at and by telephone on 0844 579 3010.