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Rushen Silver Band celebrates 75th anniversary at Port Erin Festival of Brass

The 'musical extravaganza' is scheduled for 1pm until 5pm at St Catherine's Church Gardens

Port Erin's Annual Festival of Brass is set to get underway later this afternoon.

As many as five bands will perform various pieces ranging from well known hits all the way to the Manx national anthem.

It's a particularly special event for Rushen Silver Band, which is celebrating its 75th anniversary.

Its Chair is Chris Weldon:

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