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Webster

Webster returns to Grimethorpe on principal cornet

19-Aug-2015

Prof Roger Webster has returned to Grimethorpe Colliery Band on principal cornet as Dr Robert Childs aims to claim British Open title after Australian tour success.


Grimey in action

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 9 - First but not last in Tasmania

16-Aug-2015

Grimethorpe become the first UK band to perform in Tasmania - and vow to return!


Melbourne Goal

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 8 - Prison!

15-Aug-2015

After a brilliant sell out concert in Melbourne, a number of Grimethorpe players find themselves temporarily behind bars...


mELBOURNE

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 7 - Rest, relaxation and a ripper of a show in Melbourne

15-Aug-2015

The Grimethorpe players have enjoyed a bit of well earned R&R before giving Melbourne a ripper of a performance...


Audience

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 5/6 - Great music and a great escape!

11-Aug-2015

Concert visits to Canberra and Newcastle sees Grimey on top form and the Aussies displaying their engineering hospitality!


sTATE tHEATRE

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 4 - Sydney demands more

8-Aug-2015

Forget the cricket - the Aussies can't get enough of another all conquering English team it seems...


Howard Taylor and Bob Childs

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 3 - Brisbane standing ovation

7-Aug-2015

Grimethorpe start as they mean to go along - with a standing ovation and demands for more...


Radio times

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 2 - Radio Times!

6-Aug-2015

It was a question of balancing rest with plenty of media work for Dr Bob Childs and members of band on day 2 of their Australian Tour.


Brisbane

Grimethorpe Tour: Day 1

5-Aug-2015

23 hours flying time - and its straight to the studios for Dr Robert Childs and the band as Australia welcomes the Brass in Concert champions.


On time

Grimethorpe's first leg complete!

4-Aug-2015

Grimethorpe Colliery Band completes the first leg of its Australian Tour without a hitch - to Manchester airport - so now its off to fly to Oz!


Michael Dodd at Band Supplies

Band Supplies add Prestige to Dodd

24-Jul-2015

Band Supplies has delivered Michael Dodd's new Prestige euphonium to the Grimethorpe star - and in plenty of time for the trip to Oz.


Grimethorpe

Australia eagerly awaits Grimethorpe tour

21-Jul-2015

The brass band public of Australia is looking forward to hearing the Brass in Concert champions in the next few weeks...


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe headline Shirebrook music weekend

7-Jul-2015

The Brass in Concert champion headlines a fantastic weekend of music making in Shirebrook - with great concert and contest attractions...


Grimethorpe

Get to see Grimey for less than a tenner

22-Jun-2015

If you want to see Brass in Concert champion Grimethorpe Colliery in action next month then you can at a great price thanks to the First Art Go See Scheme.


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe's Welsh appearance cancelled

5-Jun-2015

Grimethorpe Colliery's proposed concert appearance in Merthyr Tydfil has been cancelled.


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe set for Welsh send off

27-May-2015

Grimethorpe Colliery Band will be making a welcome return to Wales just before they fly off on their Australian tour.


Nigel Clarke

Clarke and Price join Grimethorpe compositional team

25-Apr-2015

High profile composers Nigel Clarke and Dan Price make compositional link to Grimethorpe Colliery Band.


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe to tour Australia in August

9-Apr-2015

Grimethorpe Colliery Band will be making a two week tour to Australia in August.


radio 2 young brass 2015

BBC Young Brass Award to be decided

27-Mar-2015

The winner of the 2015 BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award will be decided this evening.


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe to lead youth day

13-Mar-2015

Grimethorpe stars set to pass on their knowledge and expertise to new youth generation.


Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe add Tynan to tuba team

13-Mar-2015

Grimethopre Colliery Band has announced the signing of 18 year old BBb tuba player Tommy Tynan.


Dr Robert Childs

Grimethorpe set to preview Torchbearer

3-Mar-2015

If you want to hear how Grimethorpe Colliery Band is doing on Peter Graham's Torchbearer then now's your chance...


Grimethorpe logo

Funeral of Bob Archer

7-Jan-2015

There has been a slight change in the funeral service details for the late Bob Archer.


Grimethorpe logo

Death of Bob Archer

3-Jan-2015

The death has been announced of Bob Archer, the former baritone player of Grimethorpe Colliery and Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Bands.


Grimethorpe

Music to save Grimethorpe - don't miss it a second time!

26-Dec-2014

If you missed the excellent programme on Grimethorpe Colliery Band helping support the musical future of its local community on Radio 4 on Boxing Day, then don’t fret - it’s on again….


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