New Youth Band in Telford. From September 2007 Telford with have a new Youth Brass Band. Following the formation of the Telford and Wrekin Music Service in April one of the priorities has been to develop the area ensembles, the first of which being the Brass Band. With backing and support from Telford and Wrekin Council and County Music Supplies Ltd the new band will begin rehearsals on Friday 7th September at 6.30pm, at the Wrockwardine Wood Arts College in Telford. This new and exciting band will be under the experienced direction of Wayne Ruston and David Maplestone a partnership that has a history of success. The Band aims to compete in some of the major youth contests and festivals in it's first year, with plans to appear at the Action Research Youth Entertainment Contest in Blackpool, the National Brass Band Championships, Music for Youth and Pontins youth contest.