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Bandstand reopening Music Bandstand, Memorial Gardens All Ages Free 16/06/2018 16/06/2018 The town's Victorian bandstand will be reopened on Saturday (16 June) with a performance from the Crawley Millennium Concert Band.

The bandstand, which has been relocated to the Memorial Gardens, has been refurbished and restored to its former beauty by Leander Architecture, a specialist decorative blacksmith.

The work, which has been funded by Crawley Borough Council, West Sussex County Council and the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership, includes:
? Repairs to the columns, arches and roof
? Repairs or replacements of decorative castings
? Three new balustrade panels to match the existing ones
? A new feature for the apex of the roof
? Fresh paintwork.

The Crawley Millennium Concert Band will play on the bandstand from 1-3pm on the day and chairs for spectators will be available on a first-come, first served basis.

The bandstand was first constructed for Gatwick Racecourse in 1891 so started its life in green surroundings. It was moved from Queens Square to make way for the regeneration works in 2016.

For more details about the Crawley Millennium Concert Band visit www.cmcband.co.uk Crawley Borough Council 01293 438781 1-3pm

Type: Music

Location: Bandstand, Memorial Gardens

Suitability: All Ages

Cost: Free

Start date: 16/06/2018

End date: 16/06/2018

Event Times: 1-3pm

Description: The town's Victorian bandstand will be reopened on Saturday (16 June) with a performance from the Crawley Millennium Concert Band.

The bandstand, which has been relocated to the Memorial Gardens, has been refurbished and restored to its former beauty by Leander Architecture, a specialist decorative blacksmith.

The work, which has been funded by Crawley Borough Council, West Sussex County Council and the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership, includes:
? Repairs to the columns, arches and roof
? Repairs or replacements of decorative castings
? Three new balustrade panels to match the existing ones
? A new feature for the apex of the roof
? Fresh paintwork.

The Crawley Millennium Concert Band will play on the bandstand from 1-3pm on the day and chairs for spectators will be available on a first-come, first served basis.

The bandstand was first constructed for Gatwick Racecourse in 1891 so started its life in green surroundings. It was moved from Queens Square to make way for the regeneration works in 2016.

For more details about the Crawley Millennium Concert Band visit www.cmcband.co.uk

Organisation Name: Crawley Borough Council

Telephone: 01293 438781

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