Grimethorpe Colliery Band are delighted to be touring the south of England during August 2023. “Grimethorpe at the seaside” promises to be a fantastic evening of the very best in Brass music, as the stars of the hit film Brassed Off bring their award winning show to audiences. Formed in 1917, during the First World War, Grimethorpe Colliery Band is a British institution and the band’s contest successes remain legendary. The band has been the recipient of two gold discs, as well as a BAFTA nomination for its contributions to the global hit movie “Brassed Off” for which Grimethorpe was the focal point.
“A thoroughly entertaining show & a must for all music enthusiasts” – The Guardian
“Grimethorpe Colliery Band – the finest jewel in the world of brass bands, and a unique cultural asset” – Sir Peter Maxwell Davies