THE Brighouse & Rastrick Band hold their first concert in Ilkley this year on February 24 starting at 7.30pm at Christchurch, Ilkley.

Being conducted by professional conductor Professor David King, the audience will have the chance to hear the current National Champions of Great Britain featuring their fine array of soloists including Kathleen Gaspoz, Sheona White and Philippe Schwartz.

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band is regarded by many as the best and most consistent ‘public subscription band’ in the world. In its time the majority of premier band championships have been held by ‘Briggus’ whilst the band has also attracted a formidable reputation for highly entertaining concerts for both the general public and brass band connoisseur.

Tickets available at £16 via the booking agent: online at: or Box Office: 0333 666 3366. A booking fee may be charged.

Profits from this event go towards supporting the Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Registered Charity No. 507938.