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About Brigstowe Village Band

The Brigstowe Village Band is a friendly community folk band which meets once a month near Bristol to rehearse, and does occassional concerts.

BVB rehearsal Sunday 20 January 2 – 4.30pm

The next Brigstowe Village Band rehearsal will be on Sunday 20 January 2019, Jubilee Pavilion, Long Ashton Community Centre, 2 – 4.30pm. Welcome to Laurel Swift our new musical leader who will be rehearsing with us for the first time. … Continue reading

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Where next for BVB?

Happy New Year for you and BVB. With Laurel replacing Matt as our musical leader the steering group would like your views on future planning by asking you to complete this survey which will take about 10 minutes. We know … Continue reading

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BVB rehearsal Sunday 16 December

The next Brigstowe Village Band rehearsal will be on Sunday 16 December, Jubilee Pavilion, Long Ashton Community Centre, 2 – 4.30pm. Matt has posted the list of tunes to be played here. Hope lots of you can come – it … Continue reading

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Saturday 2 February 2019 -Wassail for Feed Bristol (Avon Wildlife Trust), Frenchay

Brigstowe Village Band have been invited to take part in a Wassail event in aid of Feed Bristol (Avon Wildlife Trust), Frenchay Park Road, Bristol, BS16 1HB on Saturday 2 February 2019. We will be playing at 12.30pm for approx … Continue reading

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Thank you message from Liz about St Stephens

Dear BVB, I wanted to write and thank you all and Matt, for I think the best and most disciplined and tuneful gig in the three years that the band has been playing together. Hark the Shepherds brought a lump … Continue reading

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Sunday 9 December, 12.30 – 1.15pm. BVB playing at John Lewis in aid of Southmead Hospital Buskathon

Sunday December 9th, 12.30 – 1.15pm (ish), Brigstowe Village Band will be playing in the basement section of John Lewis at the Mall, Cribs Causeway in aid of the Southmead Hospital Buskathon. Please arrive at John Lewis via the partners … Continue reading

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Urgent – Band numbers needed for Fair Saturday and St Stephens

As indicated at the rehearsal on Sunday, a technical hitch has meant that we do not have accurate band numbers for Fair Saturday on Saturday 24 November or St Stephens on Monday 3 December. PleaseĀ email Liz at elizabethnewman@live.com by Wednesday … Continue reading

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