A CONCERT in memory of a talented young musician and former university student will be held on Saturday.

Benjamin Pedley, who was a second year Chemistry student at the University of Reading, died after a road traffic accident on March 20.

He was cycling on Church Road and collided with a pedestrian, causing him to hit his head on the concrete.

A concert of remembrance will be held in the Great Hall at the London Road campus from 7.30pm.

Reading Chronicle:

Pedley - a talented pianist - was taken to the major head trauma unit of John Radcliffe Hospital, but he sadly died two days later.

The first half of the performance will feature a diverse range of music which hold a special meaning to the former university student.

Guests can also expect a performance of Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man, A Mass for Peace.

Tickets are priced at £12 and £8 for concessions.

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