Every ticket has been sold for an “inaugural presidential concert” starring the world-famous opera singer Rebecca Evans at Penarth Pier Pavilion on Friday October 7th.
It was announced last year that Ms Evans had accepted an invitation from the not-for-profit charitable company – Penarth Arts and Crafts Ltd (PACL) – to become the first President of the organisation, but October 7th this year was the earliest date on which she was available to take part in an inaugural concert to celebrating the appointment .
Penarth Arts and Crafts (which holds the 125-year-lease for Penarth Pier Pavilion) has also announced the appointment two locally-based Vice Presidents,
They are former PACL chairman Paul Twamley (who lives in Penarth but is currently working in Dubai) and well-known TV sports presenter Frances Donovan.
The president and vice presidents are not directors of the company and will not sit on the board of trustees.