News

2nd June 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has launched the next part of the Brass Band Contesting Survey currently in progress. This part covers one of the most eagerly anticipated sections of the survey looking at the national competition.
2nd June 2020
https://chuffed.org/project/brassbandemergencyfundThe Brass Band Emergency Fund launched in March to raise money to assist member bands needing financial help with rent payments, contracted conductors and commitments to ongoing projects. So far over...
1st June 2020
On Saturday 19 September, Brass Bands England (BBE) will present The Brass Band Conference 2020 online.
31st May 2020
Trustees and staff at Brass Bands England would like to express our condolences to everyone affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic.
20th May 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has launched the next part of the Brass Band Contesting Survey currently in progress.
18th May 2020
The BBE Brass Band Conference Awards 2020 are now open for nominations.
14th May 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has had a number of enquiries from member organisations regarding the possibility of restarting activity in the wake of recent changes to the Government guidelines. Following the Prime Minister's statement on Sunday 10 May...
4th May 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) is to take its groundbreaking safeguarding training online for the coming months during the Covid-19 isolation and social distancing period.
1st May 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has launched the next part of the Brass Band Contesting Survey currently in progress.
28th April 2020
In this week's instalment of Brass Bands England’s (BBE) Development Programme Online, join composer Liz Lane as she leads a free one-hour session discussing the rewards and challenges of composing for brass band, including inspiration, creating and...
28th April 2020
The organisers of the Butlin’s Open Brass Band Festival have announced an extension to the ‘early-bird’ discount on entry fees for the 2021 event.
21st April 2020
https://www.bbe.org.uk/what-we-do/brass-band-contesting-surveyBrass Bands England (BBE) has launched the next part of the Brass Band Contesting Survey currently being undertaken. The survey is designed to find out your views on the current state of...