Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 24°C

min temp: 17°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Video: The Voice contestant Jade Mayjean Peters wows crowds at Christchurch Park

14:25 08 March 2014

Jade Mayjean Peters performing at Christchurch Park

Jade Mayjean Peters performing at Christchurch Park

Archant

The sun was out for the crowds in Christchurch Park as they eagerly watched Ipswich girl Jade Mayjean Peters perform.

shares

Backed by just an acoustic guitar and keyboards, the 21-year-old who is appearing on the BBC1 talent show, The Voice, performed to around 200 people during her 30 minute set.

She performed The Zutons song Valerie and Royals by New Zealand artist Lorde before her own song Passionate Lover was aired.

Jade, who worked as a waitress before taking part in the show, thanked the crowd, made up mostly of young families for turning up.

“It means the absolute world to me, thank you and please carry on supporting me,” she said.

“I hope you lot will be voting for me when I get in to the live finals. I love each and everyone of you for coming. I’m trying to win a big competition and I need as much support as possible.”

She also thanked Ipswich Borough Council for organising the performance. Earlier in the day she appeared outside Debenhams in town to sign autographs and speak to fans.

Jade, who is from Rushmere, will be performing on The Voice tonight from 7pm.

shares

3 comments

  • Who's taking your photo's these days. Looks like it was taken with a potato!

    Report this comment

    You What

    Sunday, March 9, 2014

  • Great voice, great character and sexy too! The complete package.

    Report this comment

    Lee Davies

    Saturday, March 8, 2014

  • Well done Jade through to next round

    Report this comment

    Nick Ward

    Saturday, March 8, 2014

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

Pre season training starts at ITFC

Ipswich Town kicked off their pre-season preparations this morning, ahead of the 2015-16 Championship campaign.

Joan Hassell is captain of the over 65s Great Britian team and is taking part in her 60th Framlingham Tennis Tournament this August.

Tennis enthusiast and captain of the Great Britain’s over-75s team Joan Hassell is calling on young and old to take part in the 132nd Framlingham Tennis Tournament.

The scene of the accident in Head Street, Colchester. in which Cassie McCord was killed.

A bereaved mother whose teenage daughter was mowed down by an 87-year-old motorist has welcomed the growing use of road safety measures inspired by her death.

Fore Street swimming pool in a Victorian photograph taken soon after the opening in 1894.

Just a stone’s throw from the waterfront of the former Ipswich Docks with its chic bars and bistros, trendy dance studios and ultra-modern apartment blocks stands Fore Street swimming baths.

Archant Suffolk photographer Sarah Lucy Brown shares an image of sunny Aldeburgh on her Instagram account

This week temperatures could rise to a sweltering 33C in East Anglia.

The flats and Tesco in Duke Street in Ipswich where Cardoso waved a gun around. Photograph Simon Parker

A drunk man who told armed police to shoot him after he was seen waving a gun around in Ipswich has been jailed.

Daphne the cat has been waiting for a new home for more than a year - and is now one of the 15 most Overlooked Rescue Cats in the UK.

A cat being cared for by animal-lovers in Suffolk is one of the hardest-to-home felines in the country – and has been waiting for more than a year to find new owners.

Chelmsford Crown Court

An alleged child abuse victim has told a court his life has been ruined and that he feels “dirty” after what was done to him.

Barclays. Photo: PA Wire.

Two people were injured following a fight between a group of men in an Ipswich bank this morning.

Police appeal after woman followed by suspicious man.

A man wearing dark clothing and white gloves who was following a woman on a footpath in Colchester ran off when two male passers-by shouted at him.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages