Pete Wright

Pete is one of the long standing members of the band having joined in 1988 under M D Peter Mitchell, followed by Jon Penton, David Clark and John Cornford.

He was band secretary for many years and has now resumed the post with the present committee.

Virtually every cornet player who has joined the band over the years started with Pete in the back row before moving up the line, hence being dubbed " The Pete Wright Cornet Academy "

Now retired he spends his free time volunteering on the Kent and East Sussex Steam Railway and flying to Australia to visit his family and grandchildren.