FOLK rock luminaries Fairport Convention will play the Grand Opera House, York, on March 1. The Press has three pairs of tickets to be won for the 7.30pm concert and the first prize winner also will receive a signed Fairport Convention album.

Each year starts with Fairport covering the length and breadth of Britain on their winter tour, followed by a more relaxed spring tour, and then attention turns to the band's annual staging of the Cropredy Convention festival in Oxfordshire in August.

Tickets for their York gig cost £22.50 upwards on 0844 871 3024 or at

Competition question: In which county is Fairport Convention's Cropredy Convention held each summer?

Send your answer, with your name, address and daytime phone number, either on a postcard to Charles Hutchinson, Fairport Competition, The Press, 76-86 Walmgate, York, YO1 9YN, or by emailing, by February 12. Usual competition rules apply.