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Fishburn helps support Care Home friends

May 30, 2020
The Fishburn Band is helping to raise funds to help support the outstanding work provided by care homes in their local area.


New resident at Fishburn

October 22, 2019
John Pearson becomes the new resident conductor at Fishburn Band.


Death of Billy Elliott

November 13, 2018
The Fishburn Band has announced the death of their stalwart supporter and Vice-President Billy Elliott


Fishburn appoint a new resident

June 06, 2018
The Fishburn Band has appointed Lewis Wilkinson as their new Resident Conductor.


Fishburn celebrates 60th anniversary in style

February 05, 2015
One of the leading bands in the North of England has celebrated its 60th birthday in musical style.


Fishburn set to celebrate 60th anniversary

January 23, 2015
The Fishburn Band will be celbrating its 60th anniversary this weekend.

Fishburn logo

Geneva give Fishburn a winning sound

October 25, 2014
Fishburn Band gains immediate benefit from their investment in Geneva instruments.

Joseph Cook

Cook takes Fishburn helm

April 04, 2014
Joseph Cook has become the new Musical Director of the Fishburn Band with a Senior Cup debut to look forward to.


Composer award delights Durham

February 18, 2014
Durham University's new composition wins Unibrass approval.

Fishburn Band

Thomas steps down from Fishburn

December 16, 2013
Huw Thomas steps down from MD role at Fishburn.

Huw Thomas

No doubting Thomas

April 18, 2013
Fishburn MD takes to the road to help raise funds for Cancer Research UK.


Thomas takes Fishburn helm

January 11, 2012
Huw Thomas has been appointed as the new MD at the Fishburn Band.


McCabe helps explore classic work

January 05, 2009
Composer John McCabe has been throwing light on his classic test piece 'Cloudcatcher Fells' in Durham.


Howarth Masterclass

April 12, 2008
Elgar Howarth will be conducting at Durham University this Sunday in a masterclass of one of his works.


Fishburn 'overjoyed' at Armstrong

March 21, 2008
The Fishburn Band are reported to be 'overjoyed' at the signing of horn star Martin Armstrong ahed of the area contest next weekend.


Fishburn take up Durham residency

January 01, 2008
Fishburn take over Brass Band in Residency at Durham University.


Yorkshire Youth enjoy virtual get together

January 22 • The first virtual course of 2021 of the Yorkshire Youth Brass Band was a great success — with another planned for March.


Calling all early morning risers...

January 22 • The swans at Ulley Country Park, Rotherham enjoy an early morning post horn call...


Duguid returns for second Regency era

January 22 • Alan Duguid returns to Regent Brass for a second time as Musical Director.


New President for PRS

January 21 • Award winning singer and composer Michelle Escoffrey has been appointed President of the PRS Members' Council.

Black Dyke Band - Brighouse & Rastrick, Huddersfield Town Hall

Saturday 27 March • Corporation St, Huddersfield HD1 2TA

Contest: 100thSpring Festival

Saturday 8 May • 97 Church St, Blackpool, FY1 1HL

Contest: Whit Friday March Contests

Friday 28 May • Saddleworth & Tameside OL3

Contest: 168th British Open

Saturday 11 September • Symphony Hall, Broad Street, Birmingham. B1 2EA

Contest: Lower Section National Finals

Saturday 18 September • The Centaur, Cheltenham Race Course, Prestbury, Cheltenham GL40 4SH

The Marple Band

January 22 • Are you looking for a change of scene after lockdown has ended. The Marple Band are a friendly group of 1st Section musicians who are looking for an Eb Bass and Bb Bass player and tutti cornets.

Newstead Brass

January 18 • Due to impending motherhood, Newstead Brass (Championship section 2021) require PRINCIPAL CORNET to lead the band when rehearsals resume and to the planned section 1 national finals in September. Come and work with our esteemed MD, Jim Davies.

Newstead Brass

January 18 • Newstead Brass (Championship section 2021) require PRINCIPAL TROMBONE to lead the section when rehearsals resume and to the section 1 national finals in September (should they go ahead) and beyond. Come and work with our esteemed MD, Jim Davies.

Craig Roberts

BA (Hons), MA
Conductor / Adjudicator


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