Live music to entertain crowds at Gosport race event

AN OFF-shore racing event is welcoming live music to entertain the crowds.

Friday, 27th May 2016, 6:29 am

The P1 English Grand Prix of the Sea is returning to Gosport for the third year and there will be a range of music at this year’s event.

The two-day event in July at Stokes Bay will see 12 P1 Panther race boats and more than 40 jet-skis compete in a series of contests.

There will also be lots of entertainment on-shore organised by Gosport Borough Council and recording studio Quay West Studios.

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The evening of the first day of racing, on Saturday, July 9, will feature a line-up of acts from Gosport including band Big Brother Soul.

It will also welcome Richard Morris and his six-piece band whose debut album Await the Sunset made it into the iTunes top 25 album chart.

Jack Francis, a Southampton-based acoustic singer songwriter will also perform.

The P1 Grand Prix of the Sea is on from July 9 until July 10.

For more information and details of the race visit