Clarence Adoo, Tim Thirst and Derek Holvey are awarded MBE's in the New Year's Honour's List.
May 24 • European Champion to start long term recording project featuring cornerstone works of the brass band repertoire.
May 24 • Tickets for 167th contest in September sell out within three hours of general release.
May 24 • Katrina Marzella made a great musical return to Scotland recently — with teaching and spotlight solos for everyone to enjoy.
May 24 • Elland Silver Band held its own Oscar ceremony in Blackpool recently.
Saturday 25 May • Egerton Road, Ashton on Ribble, Preston PR2 1AJ
Sunday 26 May • Sterts Theatre, . Sterts, . Liskeard, . PL14 5AZ PL14 5AZ
Sunday 26 May • The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive NN15 6PB
Wednesday 29 May • Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3AD
Thursday 30 May • George Lawton Hall, Stamford St, Mossley, Ashton-under-Lyne OL5 0HR
May 25 • A rare opportunity has arisen to join one of Sheffield's leading bands with a vacancy for an EEb TUBA PLAYER to complete our bass section. We have a good band room atmosphere and a calendar of interesting concerts and contests.
May 25 • Prospect Brass require a solo trombone to join our team. We have a sensisble yet exciting schedule of contests & concerts for the year ahead. We rehearse in our very own purpose built bandroom mon/fri 8-9.30pm
May 24 • FRONT ROW CORNET required to join our friendly band who enjoy a sensible mix of engagements and contests. Our inspirational MD Mike Golding takes rehearsals on Monday and Wednesday evenings in our own modern bandroom located only 1m from M62 Jcn 24.
Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator