British Bandsman review of Butlins 2017

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Here’s what British Bandsman had to say about our Butlins 2017 performance!”5. Youth Brass 2000 (Chris Jeans)A stunning opener from defending champion Youth Brass 2000, Philip Harper’s ‘Beyond the Tamar’ displaying what is an incredibly rich sound for such a … Read More

Butlins Mineworkers’ 2017

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We made our annual trip to Skegness again this year, and the threat of snow didn’t materialise!Our performance of Philip Harper’s Beyond the Tamar received highly positive reviews, but a ninth Mineworkers title eluded us as we were pipped to … Read More

Butlins Mineworkers 2016

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It’s early January, and we’re off to take part in the annual National Mineworkers Brass Band Festival at the Butlins Skyline Centre, Skegness. This is a major event in the banding calendar which actually takes place over the whole weekend. … Read More

National Champions – again!

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We did it again – we are the National Champion Youth Band for the second year running! A really difficult test piece in The Saga of Tyrfing, and we were up against some pretty serious opposition. We pulled it off though, … Read More

Butlins Mineworkers 2015

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It’s Butlins again! Unfortunately we didn’t manage to take that huge rose bowl home with us this time, but we still had a great time. A day at the Skyline Centre is certainly worth making the trip for!Many thanks to … Read More

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