Sponsorship & Donations
The band would like to acknowledge the following for their generous donations:
Keepmoat Fund grant for £1,000.
Chris Barnfather County Councillor for Newstead: donated £400.00 from
the Council’s Divisional Fund.
PWP Building Services: donated £400.00.
Joan Langridge: donated £25.00 from the selling of various greetings cards.
Chris Satterley: donated a cornet to the band.
Kevin Lee: donated two cornets and a horn to the band.
Bestwood St Albans Parish Council: donated £200.00.
Grassroots Grant Programme for £4945.00.
Christine Daws: donated a Baritone and a Tenor Horn to the Training Band.
Local Councillor Dennis Beeston: donated £200.00, £100.00 & £100.00 over the past few years.
Contest Secretary Lynn Hawksworth for her work in running raffles at the crown and county courts throughout 2007.
Local County Councillor Joe Lonergan: donated £1,000.00.
The Councillor for Bestwood Village Dennis Beeston: donated £250.00 to the band to help with buying percussion equipment.
Band Secretary Sharon Milner: donated a tenor horn to the junior band.
Stan Storer: donated a Bb Bass to the band.
Ex-Bestwood trombonist Iain Butler: donated a trombone to the junior band.
Bestwood St Albans Parish Council: donated £150.00 to the band.
Local Network Fund for £5792.57.
Local Network Fund for £4820.60.
Bridging the Gap £9201.00.
Awards For All grant for £9941.00.