Thank you Lewes Town Council

All at LGB Brass would like to say a very big thank you to Lewes Town Council, for their very kind donation of £1000 to our Cheltenham fund. The money, as with everything raised to help get use to the finals in September, will go towards the costs of getting a band of 25 ready […]

Ashie’s off to a great start

Training band member Ashie Richardson has been awarded the Mayor’s Cup for Most Improved Young Player 2018, receiving the cup and a £50 Bonners voucher kindly gifted by the Mayor’s office. The cup was donated in 2009 by Councillor Mike Chartier, and was presented this year by the current Mayor of Lewes, Councillor Janet Baah. […]

Blowing our own trumpets

The LGB Brass fanfare trumpet crew was out in a slightly drizzly Lewes again at the end of March, supporting the inauguration of the High Sheriffs of East and West Sussex. This has become a regular job for a section of the band, and it’s always enjoyable doing something a bit different. If you’ve like […]

A day of firsts

Well. It’s been nearly a week now, but it still doesn’t quite feel real. On Sunday 18 March LGB Brass travelled to Stevenage to take part in the London and Southern Counties regional contest of the National Brass Band Championships. The pilgrimage to Hertfordshire is an annual one for the band, and 2018 would be […]

Tom and Emma at the finish line

No half measures for LGB Brass members

On Sunday 4 March LGB’s repiano cornet player Emma Ruffle took on the Eastbourne Half Marathon in support of mental health charity Mind. The band were well represented at the event, with flugel/bass player Alex Emberley appearing at the start on behalf of the RNLI, and former member Tom Elliott joining Emma on the course […]

BBb player vacancy

Due to changing work commitments, we are looking for a committed BBb bass player to join our ranks.  We have a sensible mixture of concerts, marches and contests, as well as the opportunity to take part in smaller ensemble work. We have an instrument available and just waiting for someone to play. Instrument available.  If […]