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Dr Robert Childs

Grimethorpe set to preview Torchbearer


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

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Funeral of Bob Archer


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

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Death of Bob Archer


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


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


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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Music to save Grimethorpe


The role of Grimethorpe Colliery Band in helping support the musical future of its local community will be spotlighted on Radio 4 this Christmas.

Grimethorpe Celebrating their BiC win

World Rankings: December update


Grimethorpe make significant strides following their Brass in Concert Championship win.

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Grimethorpe stars to lead latest Youth Band workshop


The stars of Grimethorpe Colliery Band will be passing on their entertainment tips to the young players at their next Youth Band workshop

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Report & Results: 2014 Brass in Concert Championship


Lest no one forget - as Grimethorpe deliver an evocative title winning programme to claim a 16th Brass in Concert title.

Karl Jenkins

Grimethorpe to premiere Jenkins Gloria at BiC


Dr Robert Childs will lead Grimethorpe Colliery Band in a world premiere of a new arrangement of Kark Jenkins' 'Gloria' at Brass in Concert Gala Concert

Bob Childs and Grimey

Grimey open BiC doors


If you want a sneak preview of what Grimethorpe will be entertaining with in Gateshead on Sunday then don't miss out....


Grimethorpe reveal Regent Hall set


If you want to hear Grimethorpe in action before the Legend of King Arthur then get to Regent Hall on Friday night for some favourites.


Grimethorpe open up tonight on Arthur


If you want to hear how Grimethorpe are doing on the London test piece then tonight's the night...

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Grimethorpe set for Regent Hall preview


Grimethorpe Colliery Band will be presenting the traditional pre-National Regent Hall preview this year.

Iain Culross

Culross joins Besson stable


Grimethorpe principal cornet Iain Culross joins the Besson Musical Instruments stable of performance and solo artists.


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.

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2014 BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award


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

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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.

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