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Bands in the Parks - August 2017

Thursday 10 August, 2017

BELFAST

Orangefield Park (2.00pm): 6, Comber Silver Band.

Botanic Gardens (3.00pm): 13, Laganvale (Metal Technology) Band.

Belfast Zoo (3.00pm): 13, Dungannon Silver Band.

Drumglass Park (3.00pm): 27, 1st Larne Old Boys’ Silver Band.

Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park: 13, CWA Brass Band (3.00pm); 27, Newtonards Silver Band (2.00pm). 

BROMSGROVE

Sanders Park (2.30pm): 6, Stour Concert Brass; 20, Celebration Reed and Brass Band; 27, Tenbury Teme Valley Band.

BUXTON

Pavillion Gardens (2.00pm): 20, Holymoorside Band; 27, Lydgate Brass Band; 28, Belle Vue Brass Band. 

CAMBRIDGE

Nightingale Avenue Recreation Ground (3.00pm): 27, City of Cambridge Brass Band.

CHELTENHAM

Pittville Pump Room (2.30pm): 13, Frampton Silver Band.

COLCHESTER
Castle Park Bandstand
(3.00pm): 6, Aveley and Newham Band; 13, Long Melford Silver Band. 

DEAL

Memorial Bandstand (2.30pm): 6, Medway Concert Brass; 13, Gravesend Borough Band; 20, Northfleet Brass; 27, Hythe Town Concert Band. 

DROITWICH

Lido Park (2.30pm): 6, Gloucester Excelsior Band; 13, Malvern Hills District Brass Band.

EASTBOURNE

Bandstand: 2, Adur Concert Band (8.00pm); 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11, Central Band of The Royal British Legion (3.00pm); 6, 9 and 10, Central Band of The Royal British Legion (8.00pm);  13, RCT Concert Band (3.00pm); 16, Brighton and Hove City Brass (8.00pm); 23, Wealden Brass (8.00pm); 27, Warbleton Brass Band (3.00pm); 30, Band of the Surrey Yeomanry (8.00pm).

EVESHAM

Abbey Park (2.30pm): 6, Bretforton Silver Band; 13, Cubbington Silver Band; 27, Blackwell Concert Band.

HARROGATE

Valley Gardens (2.00pm): 6, Yorkshire Brass Quintet.

Spa Gardens, Ripon (2.00pm): 6, Ripon City Band.

HERTFORD

Castle Lawn, Hertford Castle: 20, Welwyn Garden City Band (12.30pm, 1.45pm and 3.00pm). 

HORSHAM

Carfax Bandstand (11.00am): 12, Brighton and Hove City Brass; 26, Croydon Brass Band.

Horsham Park Bandstand (2.30pm): 6, Patcham Band; 13, East Grinstead Concert Band; 27, Mid Sussex Brass Band.

HUNSTANTON

Bandstand (2.00pm): 6, City of Ely Military Band; 20, Hunstanton Concert Band.

KETTERING

Rockingham Park (3.00pm): 20, Moulton 77 Brass Band.

LEAMINGTON SPA

Jephson Gardens (2.30pm): 20, Bilton Silver Band; 27, Royal Spa Brass.

LEEDS

Canal Gardens, Roundhay Park (2.30pm): 6, Clifton and Lightcliffe Band; 20, Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band.

Dartmouth Park, Morley (2.30pm): 27, West Yorkshire Brass.

Meanwood Park (2.30pm): 13, Bradford Metropolitan Concert Band.

Middleton Park (2.00pm): 13, Shepley Band. 

New Farnley Recreation Ground (2.30pm): 13, Garforth Jubilee Band.

Pudsey Park (2.30pm): 20, Clifton and Lightcliffe Band. 

Victoria Park, Calverley (2.30pm): 6, Haworth Band.

Wetherby Riverside Bandstand (2.30pm): 6, Knottingley Silver Band; 13, Drighlington Brass Band; 20, Shepherd Group Concert Band; 27, Old Silkstone Brass Band.

LEICESTER

Aylestone Hall Gardens (3.00pm): 6, Fleckney Village Silver Band  

Evington Park (3.00pm): 20, Southfields Concert Brass

Western Park (3.00pm): 13, Ibstock Brick Brass.

LYMINGTON

Bandstand (2.30pm): 6, Lymington Town Band. 

MALVERN

Priory Park Bandstand (2.30pm): 6, Malvern Hills District Brass Band; 20, Alcester Victoria Silver Band.

MELTON MOWBRAY

New Park Bandstand (2.45pm): 6, The Ratby Midland Band; 13, Nottingham Concert Band.

NORTHAMPTON

Abington Park (2.00pm): 13, Towcester Studio Band; 20, Leighton Linslade Concert Band.

PERSHORE

Abbey Park (2.30pm): 6, Celebration Reed and Brass Band; 20, Royal Spa Brass.

SOUTHPORT
Botanic Gardens
(2.15pm): 6, Golborne Brass Band; 13, Farnworth and Walkden Brass Band; 20, Coppull and Standish Brass; 27, Hesketh Bank Silver Band.

SOUTH SHIELDS

Amphitheatre (2.00pm): 13, North East Concert Band; 20, Westoe Brass Band; 27, NASUWT Riverside Band.

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

Peace Memorial Bandstand (2.30pm): 20, Loughborough Concert Band.

STROUD

Stratford Park (2.30pm): 6, Chedworth Silver Band; 13, Gloucester Brass; 20, Doddington Parish Silver Band; 27, Gloucester Excelsior Band.

THORNTON-LE-DALE
Village Green
(2.00pm): 13, Swinton and District Excelsior Band; 20, Stape Silver Band.

WARWICK

St. Nicholas Park (2.30pm): 6, Bedworth Brass; 20, Kidlington Concert Brass.

WATFORD

Cassiobury Park (2.00pm): 13, Grimsdyke Brass.

WORCESTER

Gheluvelt Park Bandstand (2.00pm): 6, Ledbury Community Brass Band.

Bands are invited to send their bandstand dates for free listing in British Bandsman to info@britishbandsman.com, for inclusion between May and September each year. Although considerable care is taken in the compilation of the above information, British Bandsman accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracies that may occur.