BRIDGWATER Operatic Society has announced that the world famous Black Dyke Band are performing for their major fund raising event in August.

The Black Dyke Band, the most famous brass band in the world, will present a concert under its music director Professor Nicholas Childs in the magnificent setting of St. Mary’s Church in Bridgwater.

A society representative commented: “By bringing this world famous ensemble to Bridgwater we are showing our commitment to presenting the very finest artists for local people to enjoy and this year, given our drive to improve facilities at our headquarters, the band’s appearance is even more welcome!”

The event will be held on August 18 at 2:30pm. Tickets cost £18. To book please visit