and Highbridge Town Band celebrates competition success
of Burnham and Highbridge Town Band have an extra reason to 'blow
their own trumpets' this week after taking part in a top competition.
its Musical Director Steve Sykes, Burnham and Highbridge Band
entered the South West of England Entertainment Contest at Exmouth
over the weekend.
The band was awarded the Harris Cup for highest-placed unregistered
band and was also placed fourth overall, beating bands from the
4th and 3rd sections.
Tony Fricker, the band Chairman, said: "This was an amazing
result. Truly amazing."
the band will be in action at Burnham's Princess Theatre on Sunday
11th September at 7.45pm for its late summer concert. Tickets
are priced at standard £7 and concessions £6. Call
Steve Sykes MD and Sarah Chadwick-Jones Band Manager with the
Harris Cup that the band won at the weekend