Some useful links to brass band associations, other brass band's sites, local interest sites in Sussex, travelling to Brighton, and any other sites we like.
Brass Band Associations
Southern Counties Amateur Band Association (SCABA) - The local association of Brass Bands for our area, runs contests in Brighton, Crawley and Folkestone.
London & Southern Counties Region - The local area for the National Brass Band Championships.
Local Brass Band Sites
Patcham Silver Band - Local band from Patcham on the northern outskirts of Brighton. Participated in joint Millennium Year celebrations.
Hangleton Brass Band - Local band from Hangleton which is part of Hove. Participated in joint Millennium Year celebrations.
City of Chichester Band - Local band with whom several players have helped out in both directions.
Uckfield Concert Brass - Another local band with whom several players have helped out in both directions.
Warbleton Brass Band - Local band with whom several players have helped out and are members, both past and present.
General Brass Band Sites
4barsRest - A daily magazine covering brass bands and music in general.
Internet Bandsman Everything Within - A site covering everything there is to know about banding.
The Brass Band Portal - Giving lots of information bands, music, situations vacant etc.
Brass Band World - News from the brass band movement.
The British Bandsman - More brass band news.
Castle Music - Music publisher with full online catalogue of Brass Band music and provides a good service.
Local Interest Sites - Brighton
Virtual Brighton & Hove - A link to all that is going on in Brighton & Hove
Sussex Life - A Guide to restaurants and pubs in Sussex
East Sussex County Library Service - A guide to local information and organisations
Local Interest Sites - Around South East England
Hever Castle - A regular concert venue for the band
Parham Park - The band plays at the Craft Fayre held on an August weekend every year
The Bluebell Railway - One of the largest tourist attractions in Sussex, and is the UK's first preserved standard gauge passenger railway. The band used to play there regularly in the 1990's
Travelling to Brighton
AA Travel Information - Link to road traffic reports for the Southeast region
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company - Routes, timetables and fare information for local bus services.
Train Timetables - Railtrack timetable information for all train operators