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Review of The Ferryhill Philosophers

Michael Chaplin’s radio drama series, The Ferryhill Philosophers, is a staple of BBC Radio 4 schedules. A special live performance came to Ferryhill, where the dramas are set, for… 671 more words

Event Reviews

Tendring Brass wins third place in National contest

Following its success as runner up in the London and Home Counties Regional Brass Band contest in March this year, Tendring Brass travelled to Cheltenham this weekend to compete in the third section of the National Brass Band Championships. 251 more words

Brass Band

Lotto Results - September 2016 Draw

1st prize £75 No. 146 Mrs Margaret Hall

2nd £50 No. 9 Morag Walker

3rd £25 No. 21 A. Entwistle

4th £20 No. 25 Sarah Dignan… 18 more words


Broken Bow Trip

What a wonderful trip the 1st Nebraska had to Broken Bow, NE for the 100th anniversary of their historic band stand. Over the years the town has enjoyed many concerts and historic speeches presented via this platform in their city square park. 271 more words

1st Nebraska Volunteers Brass Band

Broken Bow Bandstand Celebration

On Saturday, October 8th, 1st Nebraska will travel to Broken Bow, NE, to participate in the city’s celebration of their historic bandstand, originally built 100 years ago. 154 more words

1st Nebraska Volunteers Brass Band

Brass-A-Holics - Album of the Week 10/2/16

Pumped for the first Atlanta show (as far as I know) for Brass-A-Holics at Vinyl on Thursday, October 7th. Brass-A-Holics are a New Orleans go-go  funk, brass band that  I first heard a couple of years ago and was totally taken in by their driving horns and rhythym section. 163 more words


Autumn Break Hike

It’s the kids autumn break and we’re staying at our friends chalet in Sörenberg. The weather is a bit touch and go today so we spent the morning lazing around and at midday we took the cable car up the mountain for lunch so that we could hike down again afterwards. 91 more words