Final Update for 2009

New Members The band is delighted to have two members – Jeremy (Sop) and Gemma(2nd Baritone) who have recently moved to the area from Wales. You are both very welcome additions. Sad News The band were very saddened recently to hear that Mr Rod Lewis had passed away. Rod was the conductor of the junior … [Read more…]

October 2009 Update

New Principal Cornet (01/10/2009) Paul Cooper (previously the bands Soprano player) has taken over the reins as principal cornet following the departure of Steve Tarry. Ex Army band master Paul has a wealth of playing and conducting experience and will be an asset to the band in his new position. Fleetwood Contest 5th October 2009 … [Read more…]

September 2009 Update

UPDATE- COMINGS AND GOINGS (30/09/09) In August the band had to bid a fond and reluctant farewell to two players: Principal Cornet Steve Tarry- Steve has moved to a new job in Dubai. Phil Webb 2nd Cornet – Phil has decided the time has come to retire after a good 21 years (or so) . … [Read more…]

February 2009 Update

Feb 8th – Preston Contest 3rd Section. Despite a ridiculously early Sunday morning start for many in the band it seemed that everyone had woken up enough to provide a great performance when the time came at Preston today. Playing 2nd out of 16 the band secured the excellent result of 4th place. Many thanks … [Read more…]