Gurkhas joined by Pipes and Drums

THE BAND of the Brigade of Gurkhas will be performing at Herstmonceux Castle on July 14.

Joining the Gurkhas will be The Pipes and Drums of the 1st Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles and the The Gurkha Dancers are set to perform an Open Air concert followed by the traditional Beating Retreat ceremony.

The evening is being hosted by the East Sussex Committee of the ABF, The Soldiers Charity and will help raise funds for the Army’s principle charity which provides financial and practical support to soldiers and former soldiers and their families, in times of need.

The castle grounds open for picnicking at 5.30pm, so bring rugs or low-backed chairs, ready for the concert that begins at 7pm.

Tickets cost £16, call 834553.