Join the B&R Patrons Scheme

Join the B&R Patrons Scheme

Brighouse & Rastrick Band Needs You! Keeping Brighouse & Rastrick Band at the very forefront of the brass band movement costs over £150,000 a year. Throughout our illustrious 135 year history, we have been fortunate to receive incredible support from our...
New instruments from Band Supplies

New instruments from Band Supplies

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band has announced that it has taken delivery of a consignment of Besson Prestige and Sovereign instruments prior to this year’s European Brass Band Championships, which will take place in Ostend, Belgium, on the last weekend in April. The...
Partnership with Hercules Stands

Partnership with Hercules Stands

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band are proud to announce their new partnership with Hercules Stands. Alongside the current Band and players that recorded The Floral Dance 40 years ago, eagle eyed supporters in the audience would have noticed that Brighouse and Rastrick...
New Principal and Soprano Cornet at Brighouse and Rastrick

New Principal and Soprano Cornet at Brighouse and Rastrick

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band have announced that Kathleen Gaspoz has accepted the invitation to become the Principal Cornet of Brighouse & Rastrick with immediate effect, the first female to do so in their long history. Born in the Swiss Alps in a village...
Retirement of Alan Morrison

Retirement of Alan Morrison

It has been announced that cornet and soprano star, Alan Morrison, has taken the reluctant decision to hang up his boots as a player for the final time. Alan will be remembered as one of the most successful cornet players in history, having held the principal cornet...