October 2011 Updates

Oct 2nd 2011 Wahey!!! A very happy band indeed after gaining first prize in the 4th Section at Fleetwood Contest on Sunday 2nd October.  Playing Philip Sparkes ‘Music for a Festival’ the band produced a great performance beating 6 others to take the 1st place trophy and accompanying £400 prize money. As an extra bonus, a very well deserved prize also … [Read more…]

September 2011 Updates

Sept- 2011 Good Luck The band has recently had to say farewell to three of the more sprightly members of the band as their lives take them onto pastures new. Ruth Thorpe – 2nd Cornet has headed for Bangor University Adam Taylor – Euphonium has descended upon Crewe University. Sam Fuentes-Moreno – is being put through his paces after signing … [Read more…]

June 2011 Updates

June 2011 Another Little Member Lands. Thanks again to the ever reliable horn section another new future member has arrived. A new pal for Alfie Holland who was born in December 2010 Joshua Isaac Beddows is the newest little (ish) member arriving on the 3rd of June weighing in at a substantial 10lbs 9 1/2 … [Read more…]

March 2011 Update

Player Changes/New Members – March 2011 The band were sorry to say bye to Martin Scragg solo trombone but wish him well in his future ventures.

January 2011 Update

New Members- Jan 2011 The band were really sorry to hear the sad news in December 2010 that the North Fylde Band would be closing it practice room doors for the last time.  However, we are delighted to be able to welcome some of the previous North Fylde Members who have chosen to join the … [Read more…]