We are thrilled to have local award winning, independent estate agents, Dourish & Day, on board at this year’s Ginger & Spice Festival.

Dourish & Day are headline sponsor of our popular grand finale Live Jazz and Blues Evening with Colin Browne Band and Friends at St Mary’s Church Market Drayton taking place on Saturday 24th September 2022.

Additionally, singer song writer and multi instrumentalist, Heidi Browne, will performing a special set on the evening!

The concert will take place in the historic medieval St Mary’s Church in the centre of town at 7pm for 7.30pm and will raise funds for the Market Drayton fundraising branch of Severn Hospice.


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Commenting on the sponsorship, Steve Dourish of Dourish & Day said: “We are delighted to be the headline sponsor of this grand finale event. As a business, we like to support local community events like the Jazz and Blues concert which we are sure will be a resounding success in the very beautiful and historic church in the centre of Market Drayton. We are also delighted that, through our sponsorship, the proceeds from the sale of the tickets will go to the Severn Hospice which will benefit immensely from the donation to provide them with some additional funding. Dourish & Day are able to assist with clients who are looking at buying, selling, renting, property management and a whole host of other services involved with property, and we would welcome clients coming to visit our offices in the centre of Market Drayton, or by giving us a call on 01630 658888. Our phone lines are open 9am / 9pm – 7 days a week.”


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Commenting on the event Caroline Wheelan of Market Drayton Branch of Severn Hospice said: “The committee of the Market Drayton Hospice fundraising group are grateful for the support from the Ginger & Spice Festival ‘s Jazz and Blues concert being held at St Mary’s Church Market Drayton. We are really excited about this popular event and thankful to Dourish and Day for supporting with sponsorship enabling the majority of ticket sales to be donated to Severn Hospice.”

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The cost of one ticket in advance is £23.50 via the website and include a glass of wine sponsored by Nomad Wines, who will also be running a bar on the evening.

Tickets will be £25.00 on the evening, if any are available (we will update the website with this info).

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Festival General

The Ginger and Spice Festival, which is now in its sixth year, is an annual celebration which takes place during British Food Fortnight, championing and celebrating the unique culinary heritage and historical links of gingerbread to the town of Market Drayton.

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