Burston Crown’s bursary will give a boost to a budding musician

The Burston Crown owner Bev Kembery. Picture: Sonya Duncan

The Burston Crown owner Bev Kembery. Picture: Sonya Duncan - Credit: Sonya Duncan

A bursary has been set up to give budding musicians in Burston a boost.

The Burston Crown. Picture: Sonya Duncan

The Burston Crown. Picture: Sonya Duncan - Credit: Sonya Duncan

Bev Kembery, owner of the Burston Crown, said the pub would offer a £500 grant for a child to have lessons at The Hub – Diss Music School.

The bursary is open to all children who live in Burston, attend Burston School or whose parents are Burston Crown customers.

Mrs Kembery said: 'We strive to have the best original musicians from East Anglia performing at the Crown and I just felt that it would be lovely to be able to help a youngster to begin to play or to perfect their skills.

'To win the bursary youngsters should send an email to info@burstoncrown.com and tell us why they should be chosen to receive the £500 bursary. Geoff Dixon, one of the organisers of WoW festival and a recent judge for Maui Waui's Got Talent will help select the winner for us.'


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Peter Arnold, owner of the Hub, said he was delighted to work with the pub on the scheme.

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