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Dame Esther Rantzen That's Life

Win a pair of tickets to see broadcasting legend Dame Esther Rantzen and her daughter, presenter and journalist Rebecca Wilcox as they discuss careers, personal life and family ties.

Broadcasting legend Dame Esther Rantzen and her daughter the presenter and journalist Rebecca Wilcox discuss their illustrious careers, personal lives and family ties. This is a rare opportunity to get up close and personal with one of the country’s national treasures. Find out what drives her as she shares anecdotes from over 50 years in broadcasting.   

One of the country’s national treasures, Dame Esther Rantzen is the star of That’s Life, Esther, That’s Esther, Grumpy Old Women, Strictly Come Dancing and I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, among many others. Dame Esther is also well known for her tireless campaigning. As the founder of ChildLine and more recently The Silver Line, her charity work is legendary and life changing. She was awarded an OBE in 2011 for services to broadcasting, a CBE in 2006 for services to children and a DBE in 2015 for services to children and older people.

Rebecca Wilcox began her television career as an undercover reporter on Conning The Conmen (BBC3). She is a regular reporter on Watchdog (BBC1) and a well-known consumer journalist who presented shows such as Your Money Their Tricks (BBC1) with Sian Williams and Nicky Campbell.

More information about the prize and venue

Prize details

We've got one pair of tickets to give away to Possibilities members to see Dame Esther Rantzen and her daughter Rebecca Wilcox in conversation at Kenton Theatre in Henley-on-Thames.

Winners will also enjoy an exclusive meet and greet with the broadcasters after the show.

Dame Esther is also touring until November to Folkestone, Chandlers Ford, Henley, St Albans, Yeovil, Winchester, Fareham, Norwich and Tewkesbury. See our events page for a great 33% ticket discount.

Performance details

Date: Saturday 2 June 2018.

Performance starts: 8pm

Venue address

The Kenton Theatre, New Street, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2BP.


Once the ballot has closed and the winners have been drawn, they will be notified by email to confirm they can attend. Winners will be given all the necessary information about how they will receive their tickets. Tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable, and cannot be transferred to someone else. Ballot prizes include tickets only, no travel or accommodation is provided unless stated.

Winners will be notified within 48 hours of the ballot closing, please double check your spam/junk mailboxes as we wouldn't want you to miss out! 

Links to more information

The Kenton Theatre website

Dame Esther Rantzen: That's Life! website