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Peebles Life – February 2020

Sorry we missed last month’s edition, but we take this opportunity to wish all our readers and supporters a belated Happy New Year for 2020. After the newspaper reports at the end of last year of the Burgh Hall not being fit for purpose – with no lighting on the stage, our Christmas Concert was…


100 Club – February 2020

This month’s winning numbers in our 100 Club are: No 71 Irene Napier £75 No 28 Christine Swanston £50 No 14 Billy Learmonth £25 If you want to join our 100 Club please contact Band Treasurer, Martin Brown on 07942 818529 or treasurer.pbsb@gmail.com


100 Club – January 2020

Our first 100 Club Draw of the year was held in the Band Hall last night and the winning numbers etc were: No 15           Sophie Ward-Murray         £75 No 54          Sheena Balson       £50 No 68          Colin Brown     £25 If you want to support the Band and have the chance to win 3 cash prizes a…


100 Club – Christmas Draw

We are delighted to announce the winners of our “double” 100 Club – Christmas Draw. They are: No 25 Gary Brown £75 No 83 George Matthews £75 No 1 Carol Mott £50 No 47 Andrea Brown £50 No 8 Dorothy Murray £25 No 7 Ruth Lowe £25 If you would like to join our 100…


Christmas Concert – Change of Venue

Please note we have had to change the venue for this year’s Christmas Concert – it will now be held in Kingsland School, Neidpath Road, Peebles. Transport will be available to/from Peebles High Street as required and for those with cars there are plenty of parking spaces available at the school. Hopefully see as many…


Peebles Life – December 2019

As our picture shows – and may perhaps have been heard many times along Peebles High Street – we won a trophy! Peebles Burgh Silver Band returned from the Borders Entertainment Contest in Kelso on Saturday 2nd November proud winners; topping the 4th Section taking victory over the other three bands in that section. (and…


Peebles Life – November 2019

Peebles Burgh Silver Band recently performed their autumn concert at the Burgh Hall in Peebles. The evening was opened by Peebles Burgh Youth Band under the baton of conductor Davy Robb. With an ever-increasing membership, the young musicians played an entertaining set. For a number of the youngsters this was their debut performance for the…


Peebles Life – October 2019

Our Annual Grand Prize Draw was held on 31st August and we are pleased to confirm the main prize winners were – Freya McLeman £150 (No 319), D Stark £100 (No 1583) and Ian McFadyen £50 (No 1636). Seven other non-cash prizes were won and the winning numbers are displayed on the Band’s website www.peeblesburghsilverband.com…


Peebles Life September 2019

Despite our high profile and generous support within the Burgh we regrettably were unsuccessful in winning anything from the Scottish Borders Council’s recent Localities Bid Fund. Whilst the idea of competing for money against similarly needy charities cannot be the right way to allocate central funds, we are grateful to those who did vote for…


100 Club – November 2019

The results for this month’s draw are: No 67 Keith Brown £75 No 46 Christine Nisbet £50 No 14 Billy Learmonth £25 If you don’t already have a number in our 100 Club but would like to join, please contact the Band Treasurer, Martin Brown on 07942 818529