Don’t miss Longridge’s own ‘Last Night of the Proms’

Long ridge Brass Band. Picture by Paul Heyes
Long ridge Brass Band. Picture by Paul Heyes
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Civic guests the Mayor and Mayoress of Longridge, Coun Rupert and Mrs Katherine Swarbrick, and Ribble Valley Mayor Coun. Joyce Holgate are special guests at Longridge Band’s popular Midsummer Proms Concert this Saturday, July 2.

Led by MD Mark Peacock, the band will deliver Proms followers’ favourite music in the programme with the traditional, flag-waving ‘Last Night of the Proms’ finale, for which Louise Coupe will be the guest soprano as ‘Britannia.’ There will be many favourites pieces as well as some new ones, plus a solo or two.

And the ever-flourishing ‘B’ Band, who will be resplendent in their new outfits, will finish of the first half of the concert. Venue is the Civic Hall, the concert starts at 7.30pm and tickets are £9 with those under 12’s free if accompanied. Tickets are available at the Post Office, the Conservative Club, Ribble Valley Tyre and Auto (01772-784000) or on the door.