GALLERY: An emotional night - the ups and downs of being a football fan followed by good times at Nile Rodgers concert.

Nile Rodgers on stage in Alnwick. Pictures by Jane Coltman
Nile Rodgers on stage in Alnwick. Pictures by Jane Coltman

Do you recognise any of the faces in our pictures from a night of mixed emotions in the pastures by Alnwick Castle ? Great music was heard in the first of a series of concerts being staged there this week

It was a memorable evening as Nile Rodgers and Chic took to the stage in the pastures by Alnwick Castle - and it proved to be just the tonic following the tense experience of watching the England football game on a giant screen with a few hundred friends! Our photographer Jane Coltman caught all the emotion on camera....

Football fans supporting their team.

Football fans supporting their team.