THERE is a host of Remembrance Concerts taking place across the community.
• Friezland Brass Band is holding their Concert of Remembrance at 7.30pm at Uppermill Conservative Club on Thursday, November 8, with free admission.
• Saddleworth Male Voice Choir will present their annual Concert of Remembrance at the Civic Hall, Uppermill on November 10 at 7.30pm.
Tickets (£10) are available from Saddleworth Museum, Uppermill Post Office or from David Davies Tel: 01457 873182.
• Lydgate Band is holding a Remembrance Day Concert in the Parish Hall, Lydgate on November 11 from 2pm-4pm. Join the Band for a trip down memory lane and a touch of nostalgia. Admission will be adults £4 (including refreshments) and children free. Play on the door.
There will be a musical and visual narrative of The Great War in a Concert of Remembrance with Boarshurst Silver Band on November 11.
The concert will be held at Boarshurst Band Club, Greenbridge Lane, Greenfield, starting at 7pm. Tickets cost 8pm (including pie and pea supper). Call: 01457 875836.
• Dobcross Brass Monkeys are putting on a Remembrance Day Concert on November 11 at 8pm at Dobcross Band Social Club. All welcome. Entry £3.
• Diggle Band presents a Remembrance Concert featuring soloist Jon Crebbin on November 11 at 7pm at Diggle Band Club.
Tickets £6 on the door or available in advance from Diggle Post Office or call: 01457 873937.
The Band Club will also host a ‘Diggle Remembers’ WWI Exhibition with stories, music and memories from 5pm on the same day, with free entry.