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The 25th Anniversary of The Gathering!!!!!! Over three days, friends came from all corners of the globe to celebrate the music of Mike Peters & The

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The Gathering 2018 will take place on 2nd, 3rd & 4th February 2018 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales. Tickets for G2018 on sale now, exclusively

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Gathering Los Angeles On Sale Now

Gathering USA - Saturday April 22nd 2017 The first ever Gathering USA will take place on Saturday April 22nd 2017, at The James Bridges Theatre, UCLA, Los Angeles, California. Based on the ...

New York Gathering April 29th 2017

Live Nation and are pleased to announce that due to popular demand, a Gathering NYC will be held at the Gramercy Theatre, NY on Saturday, April 29th, 2017. Mike Peters and The Alarm will ...

The BBC to broadcast Gathering 25

The BBC to broadcast Gathering 25. The British Broadcasting Corporation will attend The Gathering 25th Anniversary to film both Friday and Saturday night concerts with highlights of the entire weekend being ...
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Gathering 25 – SOLD OUT !

The MPO can announce, that after selling out our previous venue last year, and moving to the larger Arena venue at Venue Cymru, The Gathering is now officially SOLD OUT. We ...
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Gathering 2017 Itinerary

We are pleased to announce the official itinerary for The Gathering 2017. We look forward to seeing all the 'gatherees' at the weekend. And remember if you twitter your preparation or travel ...
Simon and Jules webchat

Ask Simon and Jules Facebook Chat

There will be an ‘Ask Simon & Jules Facebook Chat’ on Monday 30th January at 8.00pm – 9.30pm (GMT). Simon is our Gathering Concierge and is available before and during the Gathering ...

Smiley’s Pre-Gathering Party

Smiley and Friends Pre-Gathering Party - Thursday February 2nd 2017 THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT Smiley and Friends will be hosting a pre-gathering live concert party at 3rd Space, LLandudno on ...

Win Mike Peters Blackstar Amp

Win the Blackstar Amplifier used by Mike Peters on the Spirit Of '86 Tour. Blackstar Amplification and Mike Peters of The Alarm have come together and are offering fans the chance ...

Mike Peters Calling

Hello Everyone, The holiday season is upon us and from where I am writing, I can hear the usual round of seasonal songs gently humming through the hospital ward and bringing on the ...

Dave Sharp to appear at Gathering 25 and 21st Century are proud to announce that Alarm guitarist - Dave Sharp will appear as very special guest at The Gathering 25th Anniversary, Venue Cymru Arena, Llandudno, North Wales ...

G25 New Venue- Tickets On Sale Now

The is pleased to announce that The Gathering 25th Anniversary has been upgraded to the increased capacity Arena at Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales and a limited amount of additional weekend ...

Ian McNabb to perform at G25

21st Century and is proud to announce that Ian McNabb of both solo and Icicle Works fame will be appearing as special guest at this year's Gathering 25th Anniversary. "I ...

Gathering 25 Get Tickets Here

The 25th Anniversary Gathering takes place on 3rd, 4th &  5th February 2017 Tickets go on sale today Friday 5th February at 9.00 AM, exclusively at This year's Gathering is already being ...
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Gathering 2016 Photos & Review

The photo journal from the Gathering 24 is now available to view. All photos are available to download for personal use. Photos: Andy Labrow. Dr. Ian Clarke. Jeff Pitt. Stuart Ling. Lucas Labrow. Friday: Saturday ...
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Gathering Tickets on Sale now

The Gathering 25th Anniversary Ticket Launch is now underway and this time, fans who aim to be among the first 250 to purchase their weekend passes are in for a real ...

The Gathering 2016 First Review

It was The Gathering weekend that had it all. Congregated at Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales, Alarm fans from all over the world expecting a trip down memory lane, were caught ...

New Releases from Mike Peters

This winter, 21st Century is proud to bring you three brand new music releases from Mike Peters and The Alarm. Purchase the New For 2015 Bundle and save £5 (on the ...

Gathering 2016 Itinerary

The Gathering 2016 – Event Itinerary The full event itinerary is now available for The Gathering 2016 (Sold Out) -Friday to Sunday January 29th - 31st 2016. A printed version will also be ...
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Chris Summerill Gathering show

We are pleased to announce that Chris Summerill will be performing at this years Gathering at the Venue Cymru in Llandudno, and will be performing before the main Alarm set on ...

Gathering 2016 Sold Out

This year's Gathering is now completely Sold Out. The most hotly anticipated Gathering in years, has sold out two weeks in advance with tickets flying out in record numbers.   With fans travelling ...
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The Scottish Gathering Bus

The idea of the bus happened one night when Mike was playing the East Kilbride Arts centre in October 1995. I met a few guys I knew that travel around ...

The Gathering 2016 Tickets On Sale Now

The Gathering 2016 Featuring Mike Peters and The Alarm plus special guests and more….. Friday, Saturday, Sunday 29/30/31st January 2016 Venue Cymru, Llandudno, Wales.. Weekend tickets on sale now. As the year of Strength unfolds and ...
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I Find Myself in Reverie

Another Gathering over and I'm sure we all find ourselves in reverie. Thank you for 'gathering' with us… it was a Gathering dream come true. Big thanks to the Gathering team, without ...

The Gathering 2015 Review

Friday 30th January. 2015 will surely be marked as the best Gathering of musical content I have ever heard or witnessed in all my years ...

The Gathering MMXV – Itinerary

The full event itinerary for The Gathering is now published. FRIDAY 30TH JANUARY : ACOUSTIC LOVE HOPE STRENGTH LOUNGE 1800 - doors MAIN ARENA 1900 - doors 21ST CENTURY STAGE 1945 - Special Guests The Deportees 2100 - ...

Gathering Guests – Wilbur Milton

We are pleased to announce that local North Wales band Wilbur Milton will be performing at The Gathering aftershow party on Saturday night after the main Alarm set. Wilbur Milton will ...

Gathering Special Guests

We are pleased to announce that James Stevenson, Smiley and Craig Adams will be performing selections from their solo albums on the Saturday evening of The Gathering. They will be joined ...

Ask Simon Facebook Chat

There will be an 'Ask Simon Facebook Chat' on Friday 23rd January at 6.30pm - 8.30pm (GMT). Simon is our Gathering Concierge and is available before and during the Gathering to ...

Be part of documenting The Gathering

TAPE Community Music and Film is delighted by be linking up again with Mike Peters and The Alarm to document The Gathering 2015 and this time we want to enlist ...
The Deportees

The Deportees to appear at The Gathering

Since their début album ‘Lost’ was released in 1995, The Deportees have spent the last twenty years playing live across the UK and beyond.  As well as establishing themselves as ...

Gathering Fri/Sat Tickets Released

A limited amount of Friday and Saturday Night only tickets for local postcode holders have been released for this year's Alarm Gathering 2015. The Gathering 2015 is going to be a ...

Order Your Custom Gathering T Now!

The brand new Gathering 23 / Strength 30th Anniversary Event T-shirt is available to order now, custom printed with your own name incorporated into the back print. The anniversary black cotton ...

BBC Weatherman Walking with MP

Mike Peters will appear on the popular BBC One Wales television program - Weatherman Walking hosted by BBC Wales Weatherman Derek Brockway this Friday at 1930. The program highlights some of ...

Gathering Tickets In Post

The tickets for this years Gathering event which takes place at Venue Cymru in LLandudno, Wales on January 30/31 and 1st February 2015, are being sent out for delivery from ...

Gathering Januhairy Campaign

Throughout the month of January 2015, I will be growing a beard to support the By Your Side - 'Januhairy' fundraising campaign. If you are planning on joining me at this years' Gathering and felt ...

Seasons Greetings from Mike Peters

Seasons Greetings I've just played my final show of 2014 in Bergen, Norway and am finally on my way home with Jules, Dylan and Evan ready to take a break for ...

Gathering Launch Event

Special Gathering Launch Event - Wednesday 14th May Venue Cymru - Llandudno We have a limited number of free invites to this event. ALL TICKETS ARE NOW ALLOCATED - SOLD OUT ONLY ORDER IF ...

Gathering Tickets On Sale Now

The Gathering 2015 – Tickets On Sale Now MIKE PETERS // THE ALARM - THE GATHERING 23 Friday 30th of January, Saturday 31st & Sunday 1st February 2015 Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North ...
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Gathering Review – UberRock

We have been getting some great tour reviews from the Declaration 2014 Tour which will post soon, but we also just received this Gathering review from UberRock.

Gathering – Review & Photos

Mike Peters and The Alarm delivered an electrifying weekend of music at The Gathering 22 which was sold out to capacity (1300) and celebrating a return to LLandudno after a ...

Questions for Mike Peters

At this years Gethering, on the Saturday afternoon at 2pm, Mike Peters will be holding a 'Sixty Minutes Q&A' session. Questions will be taken from the floor, but if you would ...

Ask Simon Facebook Chat

Pre-Gathering Live Chat with "Ask Simon" As we near The Gathering 22, we thought it would be a great idea for Simon to be available for a live chat on The ...
Dave Spragg

My LHS Story – Dave Spragg

Many of you will be familiar with the series of 'My Alarm Story'  and 'My Love Hope Strength Story" I invite you to read Alarm fan and LHS volunteer, Dave Spragg's ...
James Stevenson

Gathering Countdown – James

Hi everyone. If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter you will know what a crazy year I've had! Gigs with five different bands. Seventy odd gigs with The Cult. Finishing ...

Gathering Countdown – with Smiley

Apparently its only 23 sleeps to The Gathering.. (You gotta love facebook).. This year will be my 4th... Its become a January institution .. something to look forward to after Crimbo ...

Ask Simon in Llandudno

Do you have any questions about Llandudno or something relating to this years Gathering? Our Gathering Concierge, Simon Williams, was such a success in Prestatyn, that 'Ask Simon' is also making ...
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The Gathering – Ticket News

Attention all Gatherers! Thanks for ordering your Gathering tickets. It is hard to believe that this will be our 22nd year of Gatherings! We are excited to host Gathering 22 at ...
The Alarm Gathering 2014 Masterclass

The Gathering Masterclass

With guitars raised in the air, 'Declaration' / Marching On', has always proved to be a classic start to many an Alarm show throughout the eras and this year's Gathering ...
The Gathering 2014 - The Alarm Mike Peters

The Gathering 2014 – Set List?

The Gathering 2014 -  Set List? As the countdown to The Gathering 2014 (January 31st - February 2nd 2014) continues, Mike Peters has begun to turn his attention towards the set ...
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Gathering – New Look Photo Files

Check out the new 'easier on the eye' layouts of all our recent Mike Peters / Alarm / Gathering photo collections on Flickr. Most of the shots were taken by our ...

Gathering 22 – Tickets On Sale

THE GATHERING 22 Friday 31st of January, Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd February 2014 Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales LL30 1BB THE GATHERING - A NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF OUR LIVES A New ...

Gathering 21 Photos

We are pleased to present a selection of photos from The Gathering 21. Click The links below to go to the slideshows Setup Friday - Mike Peters / Joe Silva Saturday Daytime - Big ...

Gathering 21… Best Ever! Sold Out!

Mike Peters and The Alarm's annual Gathering celebration celebrated it's 21st year with a complete sell out at Prestatyn, Pontins this weekend. Over 2,000 fans, many travelling from the four ...

Walk Forever Chords

For those attending the Gathering masterclass, where Mike, Mark Taylor and James Stevenson will be teaching everyone Walk Forever By My Side, Mike has just sent us the chords for ...

The Gathering – SOLD OUT

We are pleased to announce that The Gathering 21 is SOLD OUT. The support of Mike Peters/Alarm fans during the recent economic hard-times is truly overwhelming and we promise Gathering Attendees a weekend ...

Special Prize at The Gathering

HAVE YOUR PHOTO TAKEN WITH THE ALARM BACKSTAGE BEFORE THE ALARM SHOW!!! Only two days to  go until the infamous Mike Peters Mastermind quiz. Commencing at 12 noon in the ...

Gathering Weather Report

For those of you emailing about the weather, please see forecast attached for Prestatyn this weekend... Even looks promising for the Sunday LHS walk on the beach. Click here for BBC ...

The Gathering Hits The Press

We have three local press reviews to share with you. - Phil Daniels and Keith Allen film - Mike Peters Set To Rock Prestatyn - Rock-n-Roll Movie Swindle
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Dave Sharp in Chester pre-Gathering

For those attending The Gathering on Thursday, or locals in the North West area of the UK, why not kick off your Gathering weekend by taking a trip to the ...

Your Gathering Photos Starts Here

Just a reminder for all The Gathering attendees, please remember to send us your photos DURING the weekend, from now, and up to Tuesday 29th February of your personal Gathering ...

Get your bearings for The Gathering

For those attending the Gathering, here is the latest on-site map for you to get your bearings. Click on the map for a larger version.

Message from Mike Peters @ The Gathering

Mike has just sent us this personal message as preparations are well underway for the Gathering 21.

James Stevenson – New 3 track EP

James Stevenson released a 3 track limited edition at the Gathering! James  has just finished his first solo album! Rob and Joff at just asked James about it - We couldn't wait for ...

Vinyl Premiere at the Gathering!

The Alarm fans world premiere of 'Vinyl' will take place at The Gathering 2013 in Prestatyn on Saturday 26th January. At 2.30pm on the Saturday afternoon of The Gathering, Mike Peters ...

Gathering-Need a lift to M/CR Airport?

Anyone need a lift on Sunday after the Gathering to Manchester Airport or somewhere along the way. There are 9 free spaces on a bus. It will be leaving Prestatyn at 3 ...

My Alarm Story – Mike Nolan

This is the story of one mans Alarm Journey from seeing 'The Stand' on TV many years ago, and his journey from Canada to his very first Gathering in 2013. Like ...

Joe Silva confirmed for The Gathering

We are pleased to announce that Joe Silva, who supported Mike Peters on every date of his UK Red Poppy Tour, will be playing at this years Gathering. Joe gained many fans on ...

Mobile Memories of The Gathering

Many folk these days have a smart phone. It struck us here at MPO headquarters that we see hundreds of photos taken on mobile phones at The Gathering but never ...

Gathering FAQ’s – Ask Simon

As the Gathering approaches, our concierge 'Ask Simon' Williams, has been working hard on questions from Gatherers about a multitude of things. From where to find the local doctors to various ...

LHS @ The Gathering

Once again at The Gathering there will be a Love Hope Strength Booth where you can keep up-to-date with all the exciting developments that Mike, Katrina and the LHS team ...

Mastermind Contenders Required

Are you the ultimate Alarm fan? Find out by joining in the ultimate Alarm Quiz. Last year Glenn Brooks took the ultimate accolade and was crowned mastermind champion of the 20th Gathering. You can Email ...

The Hummingbirds play The Gathering

Mercury Music Prize Contenders 'The Hummingbirds' to support The Alarm at Gathering 21 The Hummingbirds are a Skiffle inspired ensemble from Liverpool. Growing up on the streets of Merseyside the band have ...

Gathering Tickets for locals

100 Gathering Tickets released for Local People  (Local North Wales postcode required) Fri night  £35 + £1 booking  (concert tickets only) - Order Friday tickets here Sat night £35 + £1 booking ...

Gathering 21 – Tickets Available

Tickets are now on sale for The Gathering 21. After another successful year, the buzz is already starting for next years event! Tickets can be purchased via clicking on this link to ...

Gathering 2011 DVD – Available Now

The brand new four disc DVD / CD set from The Gathering 2011 is out now. Exclusive to the brand new collection features the complete Alarm concert film on DVD ...

Gathering 20 – Official Photos

We now have the official Gathering 20 photos available to view. If you had your photo taken by the MPO photographer, it should be here somewhere. The photos cover the whole length ...

G20:Through Jules’ Eyes

Please click here for a behind the scenes look at how The Gathering weekend comes together, courtesy of Jules' iPhone Photo Diary & Personal Observations (requires facebook account).

Vinyl Rocks Santa Barbara Film Festival

The fine people at Indie Film Guru saw Vinyl at the Santa Barbara Film Festival this weekend, and they loved it! Check out the review here. There is also a nice article ...

The Gathering 20 Rocked!

A huge thanks to all who came to The Gathering 20 which is already being hailed as the best ever. Two monumental nights of music capped by a near 3 ...
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Full Gathering Itinerary

The full line-up and running order for the gathering is now available on the Gathering Itinerary page. With some amazing events, and one very special event not previously released, it really ...

Gathering – SOLD OUT!!!

The Gathering is once again SOLD OUT. The past few weeks has seen a surge in orders for Gathering tickets. In such hard times, the MPO are amazed at the ...

Gathering Walkathon Hymnsheet

Please come and join Mike and the LHS team for our walkathon on Prestatyn Beach. The Hymn Sheet for this years sing-a-long is can be seen below. Please come and join us... ...
Joe Silva

Special Guest – Joe Silva

Special Guest on Sat night, Alarm fan and USA Singer Songwriter, Joe Silva from The Threats. MPO is delighted to announce the Special Guest on Sat night, Alarm fan and USA SInger Songwriter, ...

Craig Adams & Smiley Album signings

Craig Adams and Smiley will both be available for album signings after the Guitar show on Saturday morning, which will be in the LHS lounge this year. The albums are available ...

The Men They Couldn’t Hang – Interview

The MPO are pleased to announce that the latest special guests to be added to the Gathering 20 are The Men They Couldn't Hang. For more information about the band, please ...

Gathering Mastermind – Who Is Mod?

Are you the ultimate Alarm fan? Find out by joining in the ultimate Alarm Quiz. You can Email Simon to register you team name. Or catch up with Simon on Friday and ...

LHSF UK – Gathering

Love Hope Strength Foundation UK are delighted to be again hosting a stall in the LHS Lounge at the annual The Alarm Gathering 20 at Prestatyn in North Wales. Please come ...

One Night Only – Auction Closed

Gathering Special – Be a Member of The Alarm for One Night Only! **** GATHERING UPDATE ***** One night only auction has raised just under a staggering £2,000 and it was decided ...

Steve Norman – Special Guest

Steve Norman from Spandau Ballet to appear as Special Guest at the Gathering! We are thrilled that Steve can join us at The Gathering this year. Steve is multi-talented and has already ...

The man behind the (M)AskSimon

The man behind the M(AskSimon) The Gathering Concierge. You can ask him anything!! So who is this mysterious AskSimon? You send him a question about The Gathering and back comes an ...

Gathering Masterclass & Guitar Show

This year the guitar masterclass will feature the song 'One Guitar'. Although not an alarm song, the band were the first to record the song by the amazing Willie Nile, ...

The Absolute Worst

We are pleased to announce 'The Absolute Worst' as special guests at The Gathering. The band feature a certain Will Peters who could be seen as a roadie on the ...

The Last Republic

We are very pleased to announce the latest Gathering 20 support act... tour favourites from last year... The Last Republic. The Last Republic proved favourites on The Alarm tour in May and we ...
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Thursday Evening @ The Gathering

Would you to like stay on Thurs night at the Gathering....? For those of you wishing to stay at the Gathering on Thursday night, please book here.... Thurs night £10 per person ...

G20 Tickets for North Wales residents

MPO is pleased to announce that 100 tickets have been released for 'locals only'  (Local North Wales postcode). Fri Night Ticket (7pm Doors)  £35 + £1 Ticket Link Sat Night Ticket (7pm ...
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Gathering – Simon Fowler appearing

Simon Fowler from Ocean Colour Scene announced as Special Guest at The Gathering!!! MPO is proud to announce that Simon Fowler from Ocean Colour Scene will be Special Guest at The ...
Gathering 2012

G20 Accommodation Makeover

The Gathering - Multi-million pound accommodation investment programme gets underway. The new owners of Pontins, Britannia Hotels, have this year started a nation-wide, multi-million pound refurbishment programme of Popular, Classic and ...

Gathering 20 – Tickets Available

The Gathering 20 - Tickets On Sale Now CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS THE GATHERING 2012: Friday 27th, Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th January 2012 The Gathering 20 : Twenty years of The ...

Gathering 2010 Sold Out!

The Gathering 2011 is now SOLD OUT. Tickets for the twentieth anniversary event will be on sale very soon.

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