. . . They have performed on numerous occasions in France, invited by the National Union of Mineworkers (France) . . . Under W. B. Hargreaves the band managed to gain first place in the area championship twice, and second place in the National Finals . . .
Betteshanger Colliery Band is based in the South East of England near the coastal towns of Dover, Folkestone and the historic city of Canterbury.
Betteshanger Band play a number of concerts throughout the year at both indoor and outdoor venues, performing varied repertoire for just about any occasion.
If you are looking for a versatile, high quality brass band for your function or event, contact us via the band secretary or e-mail us. The full band consists of approximately 26 members, depending on the music and percussion required.
Our repertoire spans all genres. Examples are:
The Great Escape Mr Blue Sky Sound of Music
Spread a Little Happiness ABBA MacArthur Park
Eye Level Star Wars He Ain’t Heavy Born Free