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Star subs give Grimethorpe Open boost


Two star signings will come off the Grimethorpe bench to give Yorkshire challengers an Open boost in Birmingham

Bob and Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe set for Open preview


If you want to find out how Grimethorpe Colliery Band is getting on with their Open preparations - now's your chance...

Tour de France

Le Grand Depart for Grimethorpe


When the Tour de France starts this year in Yorkshire, it will do so to the sound of Grimethorpe Colliery Band and a bit of Girls Aloud.


Death of Ken Johnson


The death has been reported of the highly respected former player and conductor Ken Johnson.

Bob Childs

Grimethorpe draw Ipswich to a close


The final brass band concert in a series that has raised over £80,000 for charity will be given by Grimethorpe Colliery Band in June.

Birkwood School

Plusnet plus more for Grimethorpe


Yorkshire phone and broadband provider helps Grimethorpe's community work project.

radio 2 young brass soloist

2014 BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award


18 year old trumpet player, Matilda Lloyd is the 2014 BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award winner.

radio 2 young brass soloist

Radio 2 Young Brass Award to be decided


The winner of the 2014 BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award will be decided this evening.

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Evans to lead Grimethorpe Youth event


The next Grimethorpe Besson Youth Band is to be led by Richard Evans - and you can just squeeze in if your are quick!

Grimethorpe at the Nationals

Grimethorpe open up on St Magnus


If you want to find out how Grimey are doing on St Magnus, now's your chance - but be early!


Grimethorpe offer Prestige promotion


Now you have the chance to meet, learn and listen to Grimethorpe Colliery Band in workshops and concert in Long Melford in Suffolk.


Farr returns to Grimethorpe


Ray Farr returns to Grimethorpe Colliery Band as their new Associate Conductor.

Miles Davison

Miles end at Grimethorpe


Miles Davison set to join Grimethorpe on solo horn after Butlins.

Grimethorpe horns

Rushworth leaves Grimethorpe


Horn star William Rushworth will be leaving Yorkshire giants.

Bob Childs in action

Childs takes principal role at Grimethorpe


Dr Robert Childs has been confirmed as the new Principal Conductor and Director of Music at Grimethorpe Colliery Band.

Iain Culross

Grimethorpe announce Culross as new principal cornet


Iain Culross has been appointed as the new principal cornet at Grimethorpe Colliery Band.


Grimethorpe link with Childs again


Dr Robert Childs will direct Grimethorpe's entertainment challenge at Brass in Concert next weekend.

Grimethorpe in action

Webster's wonders


The first results show Grimethorpe inspiring a new generation to start a passion for playing a brass instrument

Grimethorpe in action

Grimethorpe's primary success


The stars of Grimethorpe Colliery Band have helped a new generation of young players achieve their first taste of musical success.

Grimethorpe in action

Grimethorpe to open up their Memory banks


If you want to find out how Grimethorpe are doing ahead of their London challenge under Dr Robert Childs then now's your chance - twice...

Bob Childs

Childs set to lead Grimethorpe at Albert Hall


Grimethorpe announce that Dr Robert Childs will replace Belgian conductor Luc Vertommen for National Finals.

Grimethorpe players relax

Grimethorpe are The One with pop connection


Grimethorpe's latest venture is a high profile collaboration with top stars Alistair Griffin and Leddra Chapman.

Grimethorpe in action

Grimethorpe open up on Arabian Nights


There will be an Arabian Night to enjoy with Grimethorpe at the local Salvation Army in Sheffield - so get along.

Grimethorpe in action

New film feature for Grimethorpe


Grimethorpe Colliery Band gains extra film exposure with classical music publishers Sinfini.

Grimethorpe in action

Grimethorpe stars in local school plays...


Roger Webster and his fellow Grimethorpe stars have been helping the future brass stars of their local primary school shine.

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