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Spring Concert 2019

April 9, 2019 by


‘The Church at the top of the High Street’ was once again the venue for our concert and with a varied programme of marches, solos and arrangements from across the years the band put on another good show – showcasing the work that has been going in since Christmas. The concert was once again run […]

Christmas 2018

January 6, 2019 by


Having emailed people this evening about the Gateway Brass times for tomorrow, I suddenly remembered I hadn’t updated the website since the build up to Christmas began! Here’s a quick roundup.. It was a season full of notes and pencil waving – red of course to keep with the season – and carols a plenty; […]

Christmas is coming…

November 25, 2018 by


It may only be November but with several Christmas events already completed we are starting to feel the festive season us upon us. Walking round the supermarket today I found myself needing to explain the Christmas tee-shirt I was wearing. Yesterday I forgot and went all the way round the local supermarket complete with Christmas […]

100 Years of Remembrance

November 11, 2018 by


Today saw Skipton doing what it does best – coming together. The high street was packed, the church had standing room only and the rain and drizzle did not dampen the memories, the thoughts or wash away the notes. The parade contained acting service men and women, musicians, retired officers and generals, school children, scouts, […]

The Sound Of Skipton

November 1, 2018 by


With an almost full house, solos, a duet, a packed programme, a feature from our training band, an advent calendar and a Halloween bucketful of chocolates, October’s concert certainly had something for everyone. October’s concert was the first indoor concert that the band have given for a while and was something the band had been […]