He thinks the Military Wives are the perfect choice to launch the Nation’s centenary commemorations of the outbreak of World War One, and he’s pulling together a new Military Wives super-choir to stage a very special Prom, in association with the National Theatre’s Warhorse team.

It’s three years since Gareth formed the first military wives choir; since then, the organisation has mushroomed with over 80 choirs and 2000 members around the globe, and Gareth sets out to audition as many of them as possible for his 100 strong choir.