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Old Hall Brass
Progressive, friendly 1st Section brass band based in Appley Bridge, Wigan. National Finalists 2014 & 2015. 2nd Place and Best March winners, Hardraw Scar 2017
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OHB lockdown quiz 17. A wide range of topics, from Alcohol strengths to logo colours. This weeks winner - Cath (and substitute Kinks)! Cheers again, !
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Old Hall Brass Aug 6
Quiz tiebreak between Ady v & Ben. Won by Ady, as Luke and Ben thought an Olympic High Jump winning height was over 9 metres. Thanks again,
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Old Hall Brass Aug 6
OHB Lockdown quiz 16 Name the Flowers round. says Narcissus, says Daffodil...professional florist Gill says 'Daffodil is common name for Narcissus'. We stick with common name. Mike loses out on tiebreak by 1 point
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Ashton Bears ARLFC Jul 30
Bearathon 2020 🐻 24 hours away from our 24 hour relay event! A little reminder that tomorrow, our club members will complete a 24 hour relay event around the perimeter of Bear Park. We will start at 12pm Fri 31st July and end at 12pm Sat 1 Aug 2020.
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Old Hall Brass Jul 30
OHB lockdown quiz 15. The music round worked this week, and we had a Disney round. After a tie break, this weeks winners were & Deb (sorry & Ben!!!) Once again, huge thanks to .
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Paul Sudworth Jul 26
Years ago (1976?), when a member of St Peter's Bryn church choir, we were invited to sing at . It was recorded for an album. Well, I found it today, on a stall 2 minutes away from the cathedral. I hadn't dreamt it! Do you remember this ?
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Old Hall Brass Jul 23
OHB lockdown quiz 14. Eventful quiz tonight...music round didn't work, the 'elbow or arse' round went down a storm & joined from his camper van in France! This weeks winners, and with 37 pts! Thanks again, !
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Old Hall Brass Jul 16
OHB lockdown quiz 13 Never seen a bee/cat cross breed before? Well, you've never been in an OHB quiz! With a huge score of 172 (thanks to the Family Fortunes round), this weeks winners were and ! Well done again,
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4barsrest.com Jul 12
Bolsover Festival postponed until 2021: The 2020 Bolsover Festival of Brass is postponed until 2021, but there will be a highlights package to enjoy later in the year to keep things ticking along.
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Paul Sudworth Jul 11
Huge thanks to Bitterman at for the superb repair to my slightly knocked around guitar. Great service.
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Old Hall Brass Jul 9
OHB lockdown quiz 12. After staring at pictures of animals arses, only one winner emerged...well done Ady! Another inspired quiz, ! Also, lovely to see on the call!
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Rishi Sunak Jul 5
The show must go on. We’re introducing a world-leading £1.57 billion rescue package to help cultural, arts and heritage institutions weather the impact of coronavirus.
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Howard Goodall Jul 4
Seconded. Cultural, musical, community jewels.🎺
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Richard Corbett Jul 4
Spare a thought also for our brass bands, unable to play in public venues, hard hit financially. Here, Yorkshire ‘s beats the to innovate in an artistic collaboration combining poetry, photography and music to great effect...
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Help Musicians Jul 3
Our President Dame Evelyn Glennie has written to the Rt Hon Oliver Dowden today to ask for more support for musicians during this crisis. Read the full letter here:
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Old Hall Brass Jul 2
OHB's 11th lockdown quiz gave us all an in depth knowledge of animal noses and Harry Potter. This weeks winners, and ! Cheers , until next week...
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Bob Chilcott Jun 27
Letter in today’s Times signed by 51 world class singers and Opera Companies. Please repost as far and wide as you can. These voices must be heard. -bc
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Mike Lyons Jun 27
Het your band and ensemble music ready for the Christmas season now. We're all looking forward to it. Have a browse through our catalogue for something different this year.
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Old Hall Brass Jun 25
OHB lockdown quiz week 10 ( I think...) Pretty standard quiz this week (aside from 'Guess the chocolate bar'(It was a Ripple...not a Twirl) but another great session hosted by . This weeks winner - Ady (and Holly!) with a whopping 45 points!
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Old Hall Brass Jun 18
OHB lockdown quiz 9. Superb again, and including a round of 'Guess the Baby', with baby pictures of band members. This weeks winners, and Sue, even though he didn't recognise his own picture... Well done again, Chloe!
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