Excitement is building in Middlesbrough as local lad James Arthur prepares to take to the stage at Riverside Stadium tonight. Drone photos taken last night reveal an impressive stage setup, hinting at a spectacular show for the thousands of fans expected to attend.

The images showcase a large stage bathed in vibrant lighting, with large screens promising an immersive visual experience. With Arthur’s powerful vocals and emotive lyrics, tonight’s concert is sure to be an unforgettable homecoming for the chart-topping artist.

Riverside Stadium, more accustomed to the roar of football fans, is set to be transformed into a sea of music lovers as Arthur performs his biggest hits, including “Say You Won’t Let Go” and “Impossible”. This concert is a testament to the singer’s rise to global stardom, as well as a celebration of his Teesside roots.