A concert in support of Lee Rigby Foundation

A charity concert takes place tonight in Middleton to raise cash for the Lee Rigby Foundation. His parents want to open respite homes to support bereaved service families

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Lee Rigby's family say concert will thank Middleton for outstanding support

Fusilier Lee Rigby Credit: ITV Granada

Fusilier Lee Rigby's family say tonight's concert is a chance 'to give something back to Middleton for the family's outstanding support'.

Up to a hundred performers will take to the stage to raise money for the Lee Rigby Foundation. His family want to open respite homes where bereaved families of veterans can relax and support each other.

Lee was murdered outside his barracks in Woolwich in May 2013.

His stepfather Ian Rigby says it should be a great event. For more information about tonight's concert and tickets click here

Lee Rigby Foundation providing respite for bereaved families

Drummer Lee Rigby Credit: ITV Granada

A charity concert takes place tonight in Middleton to raise cash for the Lee Rigby Foundation.

Fundraisers want to open respite homes where bereaved families of veterans can relax and support each other.

Lee was murdered outside his barracks in Woolwich in May 2013.

His uncle Councillor Ray Dutton is the Mayor of Rochdale and has chosen the Foundation to support as one of his special charities.

For more information about the concert and tickets click here

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