Top brass performance

Daventry Music Centre Brass Band picked up second place in the Wood Farm Brewery Entertainment Contest held at Willey, Warwickshire.

Bands from across the Midlands including those from Thrapston, Wigston and Dunchurch competed in the competition, now in its third year.

Money raised by the battle of the bands is to be given to the Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance.