The Bolsover Festival of Brass contest will take place at a new venue in 2023 — and entries are now open.

Bolsover Festival of Brass takes place on the weekend of the 30th September and 1st October 2023        It has been confirmed that the 2023 Bolsover Festival of Brass contest will he hosted at a new venue later this year. The popular entertainment contest was held at Shirebrook Academy in Derbyshire in 2022, but with […]

Report & Results: 2022 Bolsover Festival of Brass – Coutesy www.4BarsRest.com – Iwan Fox

Report & Results: 2022 Bolsover Festival of Brass The titles go to Longridge, Stannington, BD1 Brass, Whitworth Vale & Healey and the Syston Band as a worldwide audience enjoys the brass band entertainment on the weekend in Shirebrook.    The Longridge Band claimed the top section title and the invite to the 2023 British Open […]

Championship, 1st & 2nd Sections full and taking a reserve list only. Spaces still for 3rd and 4th Section.

The Organiser for Bolsover Festival of Brass (BFOB) is pleased to announce that the Championship, 1st and 2nd Sections for BFOB 2022 are now full and are taking details for waiting lists only for these sections. Places still available in 3rd and 4th sections. Bolsover Festival of Brass 2022 Venue – Shirebrook Academy Common Lane, […]

Bolsover Festival of Brass 2022 – Championship Section full and taking a waiting list – Places still available for other sections

    The Organiser’s for Bolsover Festival of Brass (BFOB) are pleased to announce that the Championship Section for BFOB 2022 is now full and is taking details for a waiting list only for this section. There are a few places left in the 1st and 2nd Sections. Places still available in 3rd and 4th […]

Format for Bolsover Festival of Brass 2022

  Bolsover Festival of Brass and 2022 will see changes to make it a safer and improved experience. Bolsover Festival of Brass 2022 Venue – Shirebrook Academy Common Lane, Shirebrook, Derbyshire NG20 8QF Saturday 1st October (Third & Fourth Section) Sunday 2nd October (First, Second and Championship Section) Bolsover Festival of Brass has now become […]

New worldwide impact for Bolsover Festival of Brass

The Bolsover Festival of Brass entertainment contest has announced that it has launched a brand new website which they hope will not only further enhance the competition’s worldwide profile, but will make it easier for bands to sign up to take part — including the 2022 event scheduled for October. Popular The festival has become […]

Report & Results: 2021 Bolsover Festival of Brass

Report & Results: 2021 Bolsover Festival of Brass Easington Colliery produced a heroic performance to claim the top honours at Bolsover with section titles going to Milton Keynes, Shirland Welfare, Whitworth Vale & Healey and Matlock.    The top section title was claimed by Easington Colliery SUNDAY, 03 OCTOBER 2021 It wasn’t only at the […]