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5th September, 2014 - September Newsletter

Welcome back to all our band members!

Martlesham Brass 18th Birthday Disco!

Join us at the birthday disco on 13th September at Martlesham Community Centre 7pm -midnight. £2 per person, bring your own drinks/cups. Food will be a cold buffet, if you are attending you will be asked to provide a savoury or dessert dish. Bring all your family and friends!!


The Band is in need of a new or second hand trailer, it will need to be a suitable size to fit a single garage. If you know of one for sale please let the band leaders know.

Youth Band Contest

Would you be interested in a Youth Band Contest? This is to be held next May but Band leaders would like an expression of interest from those band members who are 17 or under, on the day of the contest. Please see the band leaders if you are interested.


We are buying some more polo shirts and sweatshirts if you would like to order any please speak to person on the door. Also would you like a brassband hoodie? If so please see the band leader.

49 numbers

The winners over the summer were:
Di Russ (twice!)
Chalklen family
Jayne Howlett
Terry Gaskin
Adrian Saggers
Mike Brierley

The next ten week period will start in a few weeks, we have currently sold every number, thanks to everyone for their support. If you still owe Jayne for the last period please settle as soon as possible, otherwise she can't pay out the prize money.