News

17th October 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has been awarded £227,189 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic and to help ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture...
5th October 2020
Next up in the fortnightly Brass Bands England webinar series is an invaluable session led by RNCM Senior Tutor in Brass Bands, David Thornton. 
5th October 2020
Brass Bands England seeks to appoint a committed and talented individual to the position of Safeguarding Officer.
24th September 2020
This week’s installment of Brass Bands England’s (BBE) Development Programme Online features a double bill of evening webinars.
23rd September 2020
 
23rd September 2020
The Brass Band Conference Awards winners were announced at the BBE Conference on 19 September 2020.
22nd September 2020
Following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s statements yesterday (22 September), Brass Bands England (BBE) can confirm that the clarification received from the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) over exactly how this new legislat
16th September 2020
Leading press photographer Lorne Campbell paid a visit to Brass Bands England (BBE) this week to capture some images of artefacts from the former Brass Band Archive, currently in storage at the organisation’s headquarters in Barnsley.
10th September 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) is in close contact with the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) over the interpretation of the latest announcement on the Covid-19 Pandemic by Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
7th September 2020
On Saturday 19 September, Brass Bands England (BBE) will present The Brass Band Conference 2020. This year's conference, delivered online, will feature a diverse range of speakers, workshops and awards on a programme designed to have something for...
28th August 2020
The organisers of the 2021 Butlin’s Open Brass Band Festival, to be held at Butlin’s Skegness Resort on the weekend of 8-11 January, would like to remind bands that the deadline for discounted entry is Monday 31 August, meaning that the £75 fee will...