Band gears up for 12 hour task

A BRASS band will be blowing its own trumpets non-stop in a bid to set a record.

Everybody is invited to see Hatfield Brass Band’s attempt to perform for 12 hours in a sponsored challenge this Sunday.

Money raised from the event will go towards the band’s funds.

Members will be starting the performance from 9am near the cafe at Sandall Park all the way through until 9pm.

People interested in coming along to support the band are encouraged to bring their own chairs, tables and picnics.

The eventt in the Wheatley Hills park is free for all. People are also invited to make a small donation to the band during the day.

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