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a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air

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Guest speaker Paul Rabbitts, parks expert and author of Bandstands of Britain, is providing the illustrated talk at Greenhead Park.
The Bandstand Festival is commissioned by Liverpool City Council and co-ordinated by Open Culture which aims to engage members of the public with art and culture.
As bandstands emerged during the Victorian era due to the British brass band movement gaining popularity.
AS heritage lottery money has been poured into the rejuvenation of North East parks, it is the bandstands which have been among the first features to be restored.
BANDSTANDS are a distinctive feature of public parks and seaside promenades all over Britain.
They were the only band representing North Wales in the most widespread Cultural Olympiad event in the UK, where 120 bandstands are used to entertain the public to free concerts.
Remarkably, its design was the result of McLaughlins' widespread collaboration -- with local primary children, whose ideas for bandstands were incorporated, and with structural and acoustic engineers to find a form that would project sound without distortion and resist the huge winds which buffet the site.
More than 50 acts will take to the Sefton and Stanley Park bandstands for a month-long celebration of some of the city's best musical talent.
He has two bandstands in his memory in Australia, but none in Dewsbury.
From 1-5pm, bandstands in Blyth, Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar, Saltburn, South Shields, Stockton, Sunderland and Whitley Bay will host bands, choirs and performers.
Newbiggin has had a bandstand since the 1930s and traditional seaside resorts have all got bandstands.
So why do these bandstand women need to constantly tell us all about bandstands, tubs and work?
Mayor Anderson said: "It will be wonderful to see two of our park bandstands being made the most of throughout the summer - green spaces and live music is a great combination, and, fingers crossed, if we can add some sunshine to that, it will be the perfect day out.
TWO newly-refurbished bandstands will be included in a summer-long brass band spectacular.