The Civic Centre Uckfield reconfirms new dates

The Civic Centre Uckfield has reconfirmed a number of shows following its reopening on July 6.

Tuesday, 21st July 2020, 8:56 am
The Civic Centre Uckfield
The Civic Centre Uckfield

The Take That Experience, originally planned for Saturday, May 9 2020, now moves to Saturday, February 6 2021, as featured on ITV1. The Take That Experience are considered one of the finest tributes to Take That across the UK and Europe.

Strong Enough, the ultimate tribute concert to Cher, originally planned for Saturday, October 3 2020, now moves to Saturday, March 13 2021, featuring all the classic hits including Turn Back Time, I Found Someone, Believe, Strong Enough, Gypsies Tramps and Thieves, her modern Abba remixes and many more.

An evening of mediumship with Martin Hopgood, originally planned for Saturday, April 25 2020, now moves to Saturday, March 20 2021.

The George Michael Story, originally planned for Saturday, June 27 2020, now moves to Saturday, April 24 2021.

Travelin’ Man – The Ricky Nelson Rock n Roll Show, originally planned for Saturday, June 20 2020, now movies to Saturday, May 29 2021, the UK’s first and only dedicated tribute to rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Ricky Nelson.

A spokesman said: “The Civic Centre re-opened its doors on Monday, July 6 in full compliance with the government guidance. We have taken many steps to manage the risk of Covid-19 and to make the Civic Centre a place where you feel safe.

“We have carried out risk assessments for our room hirers, our staff and restaurant; cleaning, hand washing and hygiene procedures in place for our toilets and key touch points around the building; reassessed the numbers we can take in each room for bookings to ensure our customers can maintain a safe distance; hand sanitiser stations and added screens at both our caretaker and office counters; introduced a one-way system within the Civic Centre with clear access through our corridors to reduce touch points and risk of contact; reduced the number of Town Council staff working in the office at any one time; procedures in place to monitor the temperature of our staff on a daily basis as they enter the building.

“Check out our website for the new numbers for our rooms to hire

“The Luxford Restaurant is now open. Initially the restaurant will open Monday to Friday during July, whilst keeping to its normal opening hours of 9.30am to 3.00pm. This will be reviewed for August in line with UK Government announcements.

“A considerable amount of work has been undertaken to ensure the safety of all customers and staff. The restaurant has been rearranged to allow for ample social distancing and, of course, there is plenty of outside seating when the weather allows. The staff will work to ensure that customers still enjoy the same friendly, relaxed service albeit in a slightly different environment.

“Although the daily specials will be absent initially, a full menu will be available with many of our customers’ popular favourites to enjoy.”

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