Only Men Aloud prepare to wow crowds at Ponty's Big Weekend

Only Men Aloud will headline the concert today Credit: Orchard Entertainment

Welsh male voice choir Only Men Aloud will take to the stage today alongside a host of special guests and local talent, for Ponty's Big Weekend concert.

The concert, which starts today and continues throughout the weekend, will be held at the Ynysangharad War Memorial Park.

Also on the bill is former X Factor contestant Lucie Jones, and singer and actor Connie Fisher, who'll host the show.

The music will continue on Sunday with boyband Union J, and X-Factor winner Sam Bailey among the performing acts.

"Every year we work with partners to secure the top names in the industry for Ponty's Big Weekend because we want it to be a success, we want it to boost the economy and we want everyone to have a wonderful time here in RCT.

"This year will be no exception and we are pleased to have an exciting line-up that offers something for everyone, with a range of established and rising talents that we are sure will bring the crowds to our county borough."

– Cllr Maureen Webber, Rhondda Cynon Taf Council