Ben’s singing career takes off...

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THIS is the face of 15-year-old Ben Currie from Magherafelt.

Ben is an outstanding country singer and is going from strength to strength in the showbiz circle. Crowds are flocking to see him perform, he has just finished a hectic 4 weeks with performances all over the province from local events , including an evening in support of children with Autism then on to Dublin and last weekend performing at the Carleton Hotel, Belleek.

Ben’s latest song is another single from his forth coming album due to be released later this year. The single Wild Rose of Old Donegal is another excellent upbeat song written by the well-known song writer John Nelson and produced by Roy Ballantine at Country View Recording Studios.

Local radio stations have given the song amazing airplay and spectacular reviews which confirms the talent and popularity of this young man.

Ben will be appearing at Lissan Gardening and Vintage Festival promoted by AJS promotions- on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May- come along for a fantastic day out and see the famous Charlie Dimmock who will give gardening demos and talks.

Ben is support act for country legend Nathan Carter at the upcoming Jamboree in the Park Country Music Festival at Ecclesville Centre, Fintona on Thursday, May 10.

The festival runs from Thursday 10th with Nathan Carter, Friday 11th with Robert Mizzell and finishing on Saturday May 12 with Mike Denver. Tickets now available from or contact 02882840200.

This is a fantastic opportunity to see Ben perform – he has a very busy schedule over the next 6 months, so make sure you make a note of his appearances .Please support him by your presence at one of his performances

Upcoming events include

Lissan Gardening and Vintage Festival 5th /6th May – opening times Sat 5th 10am – 7pm and 11am -6pm Sunday 6th

Jamboree in The Park - Country Music Festival 2012 Thurs 10th May – support act for Nathan Carter. Doors open 7.30pm

Dance starts at 8pm till 12.30am.

Balmoral Show 16th, 17th and 18th May where Ben will be performing thre shows a day. Tamalght O’Crilly Vintage Fayre and Rally 26th May.