SHIPSTON TOWN BANDS

2020

The list of engagements below, whilst still listed as live,

may be deleted as the current situtation developes.

Our web team will update this list as new information regarding events listed become available.


MAY

Sunday, 17th May

BANDSTAND CONCERT - DROITWICH

Shipston Town Band

2.30-4.30 p.m., Bandstand, Lido Park, Worcester Road, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 8AAN

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Members should arrive at 1.45 p.m., to help set up.

JUNE

Sunday, 7th June

BANDSTAND CONCERT - DROITWICH

Stour Concert Brass

2.30-4.30 p.m., Bandstand, Lido Park, Worcester Road, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 8AA

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Members should arrive at 1.45 p.m., to help set up.

Sunday,14th June

BANDSTAND CONCERT - EVESHAM

Shipston Town Band

2.30-4.30 p.m., Bandstand, Monks Walk, Abbey Park, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4SL.

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Members should arrive at 1.45 p.m., to help set up.

Sunday, 28th June

CITY OF COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE BRASS FESTIVAL - LEAMINGTON SPA

Members of Shipston Town Bands

All day event, The Band Factory, Althorpe Street, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV31 2AU

INFORMATION FOR ENTRANTS: Full details available from Band Secretary.

JULY

Sunday, 12th July

BANDSTAND CONCERT - BROMSGROVE

Stour Concert Brass

2.30-4.30 p.m., Bandstand, Sanders Park, Kidderminster Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61 7JP

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Members should arrive by 1.45 p.m. to help set up. This event is a recent change, the event was to have been scheduled for July 5th.

Sunday, 19th July

BLETCHINGTON CENTENARY CONCERT - BLETCHINGTON

Shipston Town Band

Full details to follow

Saturday, 25th July

VE DAY ANNIVERSARY CONCERT - SHIPSTON-ON-STOUR

Shipston Town Band

7.30 p.m., Townsend Hall, Sheep Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4AE

IINFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Arrive at 6.45 p.m. to help set-up. THIS EVENT WILL GO AHEAD IF THE CURRENT COVID19 SITUATION PERMITS.

AUGUST

Sunday, 2nd August

BANDSTAND CONCERT - EVESHAM

Stour Concert Brass

2.30-4.30 p.m., Bandstand, Monks Walk, Abbey Park, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4SL.

IINFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Members should arrive at 1.45 p.m., to help set up.

Saturday, 8th August

BRAILES SHOW - BRAILES

Stour Concert Brass

All day event, The Show Ground, Brailes, Oxfordshire, OX15 5AS

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Arrival and performance times for members are available from the Band Secretary. The postcode is for the show site, car oar parking is usually provided just passed the site in a field on the left, leaving Brailes.

Saturday, 15th August     

TYSOE SHOW - TYSOE

Stour Concert Brass

All day event, The Sports and Recreation Ground, Middle Road, Tysoe, Warwickshire, CV35 0SR

SEPTEMBER

Friday, 18th September

TRACEY SOLLIS CHARITY CONCERT - EVESHAM

Stour Concert Brass

7.30 p.m., The Arts Centre, Victoria Avenue, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4QH.

IINFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Park in the rear car park and meet at 6.45 p.m. for a 7.30 p.m. start.

Saturday/Sunday 26th/27th September

NATIONAL BRASS BAND FINALS - CHELTENHAM

All day/two day event, The Centaur Centre, Cheltenham Racecourse Prestbury, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH


OCTOBER

Sunday, 4th October

HARVEST FESTIVAL - GREAT WOLFORD

Stour Concert Brass

10.30 a.m.-12.30 p.m., St. Michael and All Angels Church, Off The Green, Great Wolford, Warwickshire,

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Arrive 9.45 a.m. to help set-up. Great Wolford is to be found having left Shipston, heading towards Long Compton and is the second right turn out of Shipston.

Saturday, 17th October

SHIPSTON TOWN BAND AND JAGUAR LAND-ROVER CONCERT - SHIPSTON-ON-STOUR

Shipston Town Band and Jaguar Land-Rover Band

7.30 p.m., Townsend Hall, Sheep Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4AE

IINFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Arrive at 6.45 p.m. to help set-up.

Sunday, October - Date to be announced

O.D.B.B.A. ENTERTAINMENT CONTEST -

Shipston Town Band

All day event, Marlborough School (MEC), Shipston Road, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1LP

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: Details and confirmation from Band Secretary.

NOVEMBER

Sunday 8th November

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY PARADE AND SERVICE - SHIPSTON-ON-STOUR

Shipston Town Bands

Band to meet at Band Hall.

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS: From Band Engagement Secretary

Saturday, 28th November

CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE STARTS

Shipston Town Bands

DECEMBER

Sunday, 6th December

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT - SHIPSTON-ON-STOUR

Shipston Town Band

7.30 p.m., Townsend Hall, Sheep Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4AE

INFORMATION FOR BAND MEMBERS:  Arrive at 6.45 p.m. to help set-up.

It is essential that members of Shipston Town Band and Stour Concert Brass need to inform the Band Secretary of their availability as soon as engagements are announced prior to acceptance.

SITE UPDATED:

Thursday, 19th March, 2020

In common with  Bands throughout the U.K., the band perform publicly at a number of events inside and out. This list will be updated as performances are announced and details confirmed, (the list is updated regularly to include any changes and amendments). All the events listed are public events and you are welcome to come along and be entertained by the band, as most of the open air events are freely open to the public, however, some engagements that are advertised may carry an entrance fee or parking fees.

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   We now offer the opportunity to publish information of events of other brass bands nationwide.

So if bands would like to appear in this column please e-mail details to our Webmaster on gsharp2@me.com and we will be happy to advertise your event free in this column as space allows.

     If band secretaries would like us to display a poster in our band room please email a printable copy (JPEG or PDF) to our Band Secretary.


Corona Virus Pandemic

Due to the escalating situation

with the Corona Virus Pandemic

it has been decided


That there will be

no further rehearsals

or performances by:

Shipston Town Band,

Stour Concert Brass

or our

Junior/Training Band

until further notice.