Clash of the bands

Over 20 brass bands will converge on Galashiels on Saturday, November 5, for the 16th Borders Entertainment concert.

Held for the first time in the Borders College, the concert starts at 9.30am and promises to be a rousing day’s entertainment. Among the bands taking part are several from across the Borders.

Each band will play a mini concert programme including an original piece. Prizes will be awarded for each section and there will also be individual and instrumental awards. Entry is £6, on the door. Hot food will be served from 9am. Bar is open from 11am.