Catch the Grimethorpe Colliery Band in Lytham on Sunday

Formed in 1917, during the First World War, Grimethorpe Colliery Band is a British institution

Thursday, 14th March 2019, 12:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th March 2019, 12:25 pm
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Grimethorpe Colliery Band

National and British Open Champions on numerous occasions, the band’s contest successes remain legendary.

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These include 16 Brass In Concert Championship titles and 11 times Yorkshire Regional Champions. The band has also been the recipient of two gold discs, as well as a BAFTA nomination for its contributions to the global hit movie Brassed Off for which Grimethorpe was the focal point. The band returns to Lowther Pavilion for a concert on Sunday, starting at 3pm. Call (01253) 794221 for tickets.