There will be a free concert at the Circo Massimo in Rome on Friday 11 June from 17.00 - 24.00, the first in a season sponsored by Algida, makers of the well-known Italian cornetti ice-creams. The concert will feature Rufus Wainwright, Suzanne Vega, Le Vibrazione, Biagio Antonacci and Sting, in his first Roman appearance since 2001. Large crowds are expected and bus and tram routes in the area have been diverted or cancelled for the day. For information tel.06 5922100. www.cornettoalgida.com

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