Lions club donates cash to youth band

The band with their donation.

The band with their donation. - Credit: Archant

A charitable group from Nailsea has donated £1,000 to a brass band to enable them to buy more instruments.

Lions members with the band.

Lions members with the band. - Credit: Archant

The Lions Club of Nailsea and its twin club in France, The Lions Club of Mortagne au Perche in Normandy, donated the money to Lions Brass 4 Youth during a recent visit by the French club.

Lions Brass 4 Youth gives people aged 21 and under the chance to improve their skills on brass instruments and perform in a full band.

There are currently six bands for musicians of varying ages and abilities, comprising more than 100 members.

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