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Golcar Lily Day 2017……….a village celebration

Yesterday was Golcar Lily Day in the village I live in here in West Yorkshire, perched on top of the Pennine Hills. So what is the story behind the villages association with “Lily?” ‘LILY’ has long been associated with the … Continue reading

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David Childs, brass player extraordinaire!

As a lover of all genres of music (except traditional English folk music that is) I came to Brass Band music late in my life. This is strange in some ways as I grew up in the North of England which … Continue reading

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