BBC's 5 May Service

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Join the congregation for BBC Radio 4's Celebration for Ascension Day live from St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London on Thursday 5 May, featuring Will Todd's brand new Jazz Missa Brevis.

The service will be led by the Reverend Dr. Sam Wells and the preacher is the Right Reverend James Jones.

Favourite Ascension-tide hymns alongside music by Will Todd and John Rutter will be performed by the Daily Service Singers and St. Martin's Voices, with the Will Todd Ensemble directed by Andrew Earis.

Date: Thursday 5 May
Venue: St Martin-in-the-Fields
Doors open: 7.15pm
Service starts: 7.45pm

To apply for tickets, visit www.bbc.co.uk/showsandtours.

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