Tag: Royal

  • A night at the Legion

    8pm Friday 15th March, Christchurch Royal British Legion Ballroom, bring your own refreshments, free for Branch members (£5 otherwise). We invite all members of the Christchurch Royal British Legion Branch to a free concert, held in the Christchurch RBL Ballroom. The music for this concert will include a mixed repertoire, culminating in a ‘last night […]

  • Festival of Remembrance 2018

    Festival of Remembrance 2018

    Join the band at Christchurch Priory on Saturday 3rd November at 7:30pm for the annual Christchurch Festival of Remembrance. Tickets will be available in the near future from the Priory’s own online system or can be purchased by contacting our Band Secretary on 01202 874610. We are joined this year by the excellent pipe band from […]

  • From Stage and Screen Concert – April 2017

    From Stage and Screen Concert – April 2017

    Our brilliant movie and musical concert featured many of the band’s favourites, including ‘Jurassic Park’, ‘Bring Him Home’ and selections from ‘How to Train your Dragon’. See some of the photos below, taken by Zoe Keith.

  • From Stage and Screen – 8th April 2017

    From Stage and Screen – 8th April 2017

    The Band of the Royal British Legion Christchurch presents ‘From Stage and Screen’, featuring music from the band in the Ballroom at Christchurch Royal British Legion from 7:30 on the 8th April. A selection of West End and Big Screen hits will be performed throughout the evening. For concession tickets at £7 and offline prices of £8 please contact […]

  • Queen at Ninety

    Queen at Ninety

    The Band of the Royal British Legion Christchurch put on a special concert in honour of the Queen’s official 90th birthday. Over 30 Brass, Woodwind and Percussion players gathered to mark the occasion, with a selection of popular and film music which spanned the Queens life. This included music from Zulu, James Bond and a […]

  • Heroes of the Sea

    Heroes of the Sea

    This concert will be a musical celebration of Sailors throughout the years. In a change to pervious years we will be giving two performances in one day, at 2pm and 7pm in the Ballroom of Christchurch Royal British Legion. Tickets are £5 and available from 01202 466932.  

  • Christchurch Festival of Remembrance 2015

    Christchurch Festival of Remembrance 2015

    The Band was lucky enough to return the to the wonderful Christchurch Priory to host Christchurch’s official Festival of Remembrance for the second year running. This year with the support from Salvacosta a finalist in the BBC Choir of the Year Competition. The event also prominently featured the Standard-bearers from the local Royal British Legions, […]

  • Sopley School Summer Fete

    Sopley School Summer Fete

    The band was invited back to perform at the school summer fete. Despite the questionable weather the band played on. We enjoyed some of the delicious cakes that were on sale at the stall, along with some sweets from another.  The band director, Nick Jarvis, can be seen enjoying a cup of tea before the […]

  • Waterloo 200

    Waterloo 200

    8th June 1815, a small village south of Brussels saw a confrontation that was the culmination of 15 years of warfare where Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of France in one last desperate battle to defeat the Coalition ranged against him was finally defeated. The concert given by the Christchurch Band of the Royal British Legion will […]

  • Ypres Royal British Legion – ‘Pop up Concert’

    Ypres Royal British Legion – ‘Pop up Concert’

    The band was welcomed to Ypres on Good Friday by members of the local Royal British Legion Branch when playing at the Menin Gate. We were able to return the following day for a rehearsal and afternoon performace, with lots of those in attendance at the Menin Gate returning to hear us. This concert drew […]