Church to host local brass band

Saint Paul’s Church in Park View, Whitley Bay, will be hosting a night of music this month with a special appearance from a popular local brass band.

On Friday, July 26, the Backworth Colliery Brass Band will perform a special concert at the church starting at 7pm.

The programme will consist of light popular music, including well known pieces such as Waters of Tyne, African Waltz and the theme from The Muppet Show.

Tickets are available for £7, which will include light refreshments that will be served on the night.

The tickets can be obtained on the door on the evening of the concert, or from Gerald Lang, who can be contacted on (0191) 2528572 or mobile 07910 966047.