SHIREBROOK: Miners Welfare UNISON band’s first concert of year


Shirebrook Miners Welfare UNISON band performed their first concert of 2013 on Friday, February 15, at Chilwell Arts Academy near Nottingham.

The band, led by musical director Mark Wilcockson, performed a mixed programme of traditional and popular brass band music to a large and appreciative audience.

Included in the programme were solo items by band members Roy Briscoe (flugel horn), Neil Emson (tenor horn), Elizabeth Emson (cornet), Glen Birks (cornet) and Nick Stokes (bass trombone).