Michael Law from the Piccadilly Dance Orchestra talks transcribing original recordings, performing for Margaret Thatcher, a residency at The Ritz and dance bands
Entertainment

The Piccadilly Dance Orchestra was founded by Michael Law in 1988. Their performance highlights have included Earl Spencer's 30th birthday party, special BAFTA awards parties for Julie Andrews and Sean Connery, the first ever Proms in the Park and a residency at the Ritz Hotel. Princess Margaret…

20 years on from her first visit, guest Gemma Miller tells us about her and her family's Potters experience
Family

Gemma Miller first came to Potters when she was 18, around 20 years ago, and visited us again in February with her extended family and children.  After Gemma sent us the following letter, we contacted her to thank her and ask her a few more questions about her memories and what the family got up…

Frank Allen from The Searchers on The Beatles, not playing music at home and famous people in his  phone
Entertainment

English beat group, The Searchers, emerged as part of the 1960s Merseybeat scene, along with the Beatles. The band’s hits include a remake of the Drifters' 1961 hit, Sweets for My Sweet, When You Walk in the Room, and Sugar and Spice. We caught up with Frank Allen from the band for a chat… The…

Richard Miller talks Backlash Ballroom, teaching people to dance and Strictly outfits
Entertainment

Richard Miller is a dance expert who, with his wife Lynn, has been teaching people how to dance at Potters Resort for 14 years. When Richard was on Resort last week we caught up with him to find out about his new Backlash Ballroom show, which started off at Potters, and is going to be performed on…

Comedy, magic and accordians: Meet Olly and Nigel from Potters Laughter Show
Entertainment

Two of Norfolk’s best-loved all-round entertainers are now appearing on Potters Midweek UK breaks. Comedian and magician Olly Day, and accordionist Nigel ‘Boy’ Syer, are on a mission to entertain you with their comedy, music and magic, and we caught up with the pair to find out about them and their…

Discover ‘The Voice’ Russell Watson as we profile the singer
Entertainment

Russell Watson is gearing up to appear on the Atlas Theatre stage on Sunday 21st May 2017. We’ve put together a profile on the classical singer as he gets ready to appear at Potters next year… Did you know? Russell is officially the UK’s bestselling classical artist ever and has won four Classical…