Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Saturday 4th July 2020
Formed in 1917, Grimethorpe Colliery Band is a British institution. National and British Open Champions on numerous occasions, the band’s contest successes remain legendary. These include 16 Brass In Concert Championship titles, 11 times Yorkshire Regional Champions, two English National Championship victories, four times British Open Champions and four times National Champion Brass Band of Great Britain. Noted performances include at the FIFA World Cup, BAFTA Awards, BBC Proms, Eurovision & London 2012 Olympic Games, together with a wealth of national & international television/radio appearances & professional recordings. The band has been the recipient of two gold discs, and a BAFTA nomination for its contributions to the global hit movie “Brassed Off” for which Grimethorpe was the focal point. “Sensational – performing favourite classics in spectacular style!” - The Times "The finest jewel in the world of brass bands, and a unique cultural asset" - Sir Peter Maxwell Davies
Pamoja Hall, The Space, Sevenoaks School
For detailed directions to the venue visit The Space Performing Arts Centre website.
Parking is available in Duke's Meadow car park - entrance on the A225 (left coming south out of Sevenoaks; right coming north from Tonbridge). You can also park in the school's car park in Solefields Road, opposite the entrance to Duke's Meadow. Disabled parking is available on The Flat car park, via Duke's Meadow.
Please let us know in advance if you require disabled parking to ensure we can make a space available.
Toilets are located on the ground floor near the bar area. The venue is accessible to wheelchair users.
If you have any concerns or particular access issues please contact the venue on 01732 467765.