Progressive, friendly 2nd Section brass band based in Appley Bridge, Wigan.
National Finalists 2014 & 2015. 2nd Place and Best March winners, Hardraw Scar 2017
Band Room –
Appley Bridge Village Hall, Appley Lane North, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9AQ
Rehearsals are Monday and Thursday, 8pm start. All welcome
Bolsover Festival of Brass is one of the leading Brass Band Entertainment Contests of today which for the last three years has produced a live-broadcast around the world to over 25,000 audience as well as its live capacity audience.
The event for 2019 will again take place at Heritage High School, Boughton Lane, Clowne, Derbyshire. S43 4QG on Sunday 6th October 2019 commencing at 9am running in two halls simultaneously.
There are five sections (Championship, First, Second, Third and Fourth) with 57 competing bands in two halls all performing a twenty minute programme of entertaining music with a featured soloist. The school boasts great facilities for audiences and bands alike. Each band being provided a 30 minute rehearsal room prior to their contest performance.
The event is held all on one level and is very accessible to all.
Catering and bar on site throughout the day and evening.
Tickets are available on the day on the door and are £9 Adult and £7 Concessions (under 16 and over 60). Children under 5 entry free.
Whilst every effort goes into ensuring this gig listing is accurate and up to date, always check with the venue before you travel.