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Flowers Look to Holland for New MD

Published on November 21st, 2018

The Flowers Band are delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Holland as their musical director. Paul is no stranger to the Flowers Band; his 8-year tenure from 2009 marks the most successful period in the... Read More


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Air Miles Aplenty for Baker

Published on November 21st, 2018

Leigh Baker has been racking up the air miles over the autumn and has enjoyed some far flung activities to boot. Leigh’s autumn half term was spent on a fabulous tour of the Far East conducting... Read More


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Simon Kerwin Set for Fun Filled Send Off

Published on November 20th, 2018

Simon Kerwin is set for a grand send-off which shall be hosted for all his friends later this month and held on Wednesday 28th November at 5pm, at The Arches at Dean Clough, Halifax, West Yorkshire.... Read More


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Fancy a Job At Brass Bands England?

Published on November 20th, 2018

Brass Bands England (BBE) has announced that it is recruiting two new staff members, with the successful applicants due to take up their posts early in 2019. Based in its National Office in Barnsley, the part-time... Read More


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New Trio Arrive at Crofton Silver Band

Published on November 20th, 2018

Crofton Silver Band is pleased to announce three new signings to herald its arrival into the first section for the first time in the band’s 144 year history. On the back of excellent results at the... Read More


Contests

RESULTS: LBBA Open Contest 2018

Published on November 20th, 2018

Wins for Ratby, Hade Edge, Horbury Victoria, Tendring Brass & Whitwell band at the LBBA Contest, held in Loughborough. Championship Section Adjudicator: Alan Morrison Trainee Adjudicator: James Holt 1. Ratby Co-operative (Mareika Grey) 2. Derwent Brass (Jack... Read More


Contests

RESULTS: Brass In Concert 2018

Published on November 20th, 2018

The Cory Band under Philip Harper’s leadership once again take the Brass In Concert crown. Nick Grace & Rieks van der Velde (Music Quality of Performance) Chris King (Programme Content) Jeremy Wise & Terry Carter (Entertainment... Read More


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Foden’s Inaugural Youth Festival Rings With Success

Published on November 14th, 2018

In 2016 Foden’s were successful in an application to Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a ‘Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan.’ Included in the application was a plan to run... Read More


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New MD for Rivington & Adlington

Published on November 14th, 2018

Rivington and Adlington Band are pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Thomas as their new Co-conductor. The band have been lucky in the past to secure the services of two conductors and following the departure... Read More


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