The following links will take you to local websites with additional information on Swanage and nearby and also to websites with more information on bandstands or supporting information. FOSB take no responsibility for the accuracy of the information on the websites.
Swanage Town Band
We are a concert band that meets in Swanage Town Hall, Dorset every Wednesday (generally in school term time) from 7-8.30pm.
For further information go to the website www.swanageband.org.uk
Pavilions for Music
A absolute mine of information and pictures about bandstands. Swanage gets a mention too. The website also show the many ways bandstands can be used and the opportunities they create for local communities.
For further information go to the website www.pavilionsformusic.co.uk
Swanage Museum & Heritage Centre
The museum has a lot of local history information and is well worth a visit. Heritage tours of Swanage are organised and provide fascinating background information on the development of the town.
For further information go to the website www.swanagemuseum.co.uk
Burngate Stone Carving Centre
The Centre provides stone carving skills and activities. Drive up through Langton Matravers and the Centre is on the right just past the village.
For further information go to the website www.burngatestonecentre.co.uk
The Swanage railway is the result of many years of hard work restoring the line closed in the 60's. A trip on the train is a must if you visit Swanage.
For further information go to the website www.swanagerailway.co.uk