‘They will survive’ – Redbridge Music Service play in protest in Ilford

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair - Credit: Archant

The sound of Gloria Gaynor’s I Will Survive bellowed down High Road, Ilford, as a brass band played in protest against cuts on Thursday.

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair - Credit: Archant

Youngsters of the Redbridge Music Service attracted a large crowd before the council budget meeting started.

However, despite the efforts of Service users, those playing and those holding placards, the council agreed to make cuts of about £18,000 to the group.

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair - Credit: Archant

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Music Service playing music in protest of cuts. Picture: Ajay Nair - Credit: Archant

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