Opera on the beach

Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes was performed in the town in which it was set to mark 100 years since Britten's birth in Lowestoft.

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An historic performance of Britten on the beach

Fifteen hundred people turned out to enjoy Benjamin Britten's opera, Peter Grimes, performed in the Suffolk town of Aldeburgh where it's set.

The performance is part of a celebration to mark the composer's centenary. He was one of the leading musicians of the 20th-century.

Luke Farrington reports...

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