SOME of the original hit-makers of the 1960s will take to the stage at the Queen s Theatre in Barnstaple next month. The Solid Silver 60s Show on March 7 will include classic talents of the era Gerry and The Pacemakers, Swinging Blue Jeans, Dave Berry and

SOME of the original hit-makers of the 1960s will take to the stage at the Queen's Theatre in Barnstaple next month.The Solid Silver 60s Show on March 7 will include classic talents of the era Gerry and The Pacemakers, Swinging Blue Jeans, Dave Berry and Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich to bring back the spirit of the 60s.Gerry and The Pacemakers were at the forefront of the Mersey Beat era along with fellow scousers The Beatles. They notched up a record breaking three consecutive number ones with their first three singles including the Liverpool anthems You'll Never Walk Alone and Ferry Cross the Mersey.Another Mersey Beat sound was that of the Swinging Blue Jeans. They performed on the first ever edition of Top of the Pops with their multi-million selling and catchy single Hippy Hippy Shake. They followed this with hit after chart topping hit including the equally memorable Good Golly Miss Molly.Rock 'n' Roll troubadour Dave Berry, one of Britain's most loved entertainers during the 60s, will perform all his hit singles including perennial classic The Crying Game.Zany pop quintet Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich spent more time in the UK singles charts between 1965 and 1969 than The Beatles. Expect to hear their well loved hits including Zabadek, Bend It and The Legend of Xanadu. For further information or to book tickets call the Box Office on (01271) 324242 or visit www.northdevontheatres.org.uk