YORK singer and contestant on BBC’s The Voice Beth McCarthy will play at the National Railway Museum’s Music On Rails festival this year.

Beth will join other confirmed acts, including Plumhall, Holly Taymar, The Buccanneers and Rodeo Falls at the event, held in the Station Hall, on September 6.

Jim Lowe, head of operations at the museum, said: “We have already got some super acts signed up including Beth McCarthy and we’re now excited to confirm the additional acts.

"This is going to be a fantastic event and we are excited to be playing host to an event that was so successful last year.”

For more information go to nrm.org.uk/music-on-rails