You are invited to join our kick off to Christmas with members of one of the finest swing outfits in the southwest – the Drat Pack.

Thursday 10th December 2015 – mulled wine reception at 7.30pm.

Tickets are limited and available to buy from Lincombe Manor at £12.50 per person (£7.50 for Residents and Club Members).

RSVP: To book tickets send an email to assistant estate manager or call 01803 389861.

Doors will be open from 6pm for those who would like the opportunity to view apartments available to buy in the village before the mulled wine reception at 7.30pm and an evening of mingling, mince pies and festive jingles.

The evening will be led by Adam Moran, one of the finest lead vocalists around and a brilliantly entertaining front man. He will be joined by Neil Maya, who will wow you with his Saxophone skills. As a teenager Neil trained as a clarinetist at the Royal College of Music. He has since studied jazz sax with a number of eminent players including Jean Toussaint and Richard Ingham. Neil moved to Devon in 2001 and now plays in a number of bands. He also teaches instrumental music, runs a big band and also jazz workshops.

Adam will also be joined by Tom Unwin who is is a highly accomplished pianist, composer and bandleader much sought after in the southwest, where he has based himself since the early 90s. He has played with players such as Mark Nightingale, Scott Stroman, Jacqueline Dankworth and Pee Wee Ellis. Tom has also become heavily involved in composing over the last few years, including works for TV and film.

This will be our first Carols by Candlelight at Lincombe Manor and it is sure to be a wonderfully festive start to a stylish Christmas. Enjoy the classics in a glorious swing style that will include: Winter wonderland, Let it Snow, Sleigh Ride and the all time favourite White Christmas. There will be carols to sing and swing along with too.