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Staffordshire to return to Spring Festival

October 09, 2021
A delighted Staffordshire Band will return to the Senior Trophy in 2022 following their qualification at the recent Bolsover Festival of Brass.


Staff welcome new signings

February 12, 2019
The Staffordshire Band has welcomed a number of new signings ahead of the Midlands Area Championships.


New leadership at Staffordshire

October 09, 2018
Craig Williams becomes the Musical Director of the Staffordshire Band


Report & Result: 2018 Midlands Regional Championships: First Section

March 10, 2018
Staffordshire, Foresters Brass and Enderby are finals bound after success in Bedworth

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Elliott returns to lead Staffs revival

July 25, 2017
The return of former Chairman Shaun Elliott comes with the promise of a bright and exciting future.

Shaun Elliott

No more house of Elliot after 20 years

August 12, 2016
The highly respected Shaun Elliott has stepped down from the role of Chairman with The Staffordshire Band after two decades of administrative leadership.

John Pippen

Pippen to pop up at Staffs

April 19, 2016
The Staffordshire Band has announced that Jonathan Pippen will take on the role of Associate Conductor.

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New principal lead at Staffordshire

March 30, 2016
Sheila Draycott has been appointed as the new principal cornet of the Staffordshire Band.


Trombone quartet with a difference for Staffs

October 31, 2015
There was a trombone quartet with a difference at the the recent concert given by the Staffordshire Band.

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Made in Taiwan for Staffs...

October 14, 2014
The exciting euphonium talent of Tzu-Hsiang Lin takes up his new role as solo euphonium with the Staffordshire Band.


Staffs welcome new quartet

January 25, 2014
The Staffordshire Band has welcomed a quartet of new players to the ranks.

Ian Porthouse

Porthouse joins Staff room

October 03, 2013
Tredegar MD Ian Porthouse joins the new conducting team at Staffordshire.

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Associate Staffs appointment

April 18, 2013
David Purkiss is the new Associate Musical Director at Staffordshire Band.

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Staffs welcome back tuba star

March 23, 2013
Tuba star Tony Whittingham made a spectacular return to his old band at Bedworth.

Eric Elliott

Death of Eric Elliott

November 28, 2012
The death has been announced of Eric Elliott, the highly respected President of the Staffordshire Band.


Staff welcome new trio

October 16, 2012
The Staffordshire Band welcomes a trio of new young players.


Death of Staff stalwart

December 01, 2011
The death has been announced of Eric Handford, a stalwart of the Staffordshire Band.


Staffs opt for Nigel Seaman

October 03, 2011
The Staffordshire Band announce new professional appointment.


Staffs take Forest residency

June 14, 2011
The Staffordshire Band to take up residency in premier arts centre.


Staffs opt for Nigel Seaman

May 04, 2011
The experienced Nigel Seaman will head Staffordshire's challenge at the Grand Shield and Masters.


Staff departure

April 09, 2011
MD Huw Thomas and the Staffordshire Band have parted company


No doubting Thomas at Staffs

November 18, 2008
Huw Thomas is set to become the new MD at Staffordshire.


Summer adventure for Staff star

November 13, 2008
Staffordshire Band's flugel player Rob Smith had a bit of a musical adventure this Summer.


Staffs return to form

October 30, 2008
A happy Staffordshire Band bounce back after a difficult period, as Pontins sees a return to form.


Staffs out of English Nationals

June 23, 2008
Painful accident leads to painful decision for Midlanders.

Perth Concert Hall

Result: 2021 Scottish Open

November 27 • It's a descriptive musical portrait full of artistry and class from Whitburn as Howard Snell's 'Gallery' gives them their seventh consecutive Scootish Open title.


Yorkshire Youth continues reinvigorated progress

November 26 • The Yorkshire Youth Band has met up again to showcase their progress and enhance their skill sets under the team of Black Dyke Band stars.


Checking the quality...

November 26 • Steven Mead and Roger Webster have been testing the latest batch of Besson euphoniums and cornets to come off the production line in Germany.


Quintet of key signings for Dobcross

November 26 • Dobcross Silver Band has welcome five new players to the ranks as they look forward to the 2022 contesting season.

Regent Hall Concerts - RAF Central Band Wind Ensemble

Friday 26 November • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London WC1 2 DJ

York Railway Institute Band - Richard Marshall

Friday 26 November • York St John University Chapel. York. North Yorkshire YO31 7EX

Bodmin Town Band - Switch on of Christmas lights, Mount Folly, Bodmin

Friday 26 November • Mount Folly, Bodmin PL312DQ

Contest: Swiss National Championships

Saturday 27 November • Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland 1820

Contest: Scottish Open 2021

Saturday 27 November • Mill Street, Perth

Derwent Brass

November 26 • PRINCIPAL EEB BASS / TUBA | DERWENT BRASS | CHAMPIONSHIP SECTION | MIDLANDS. . Derwent Brass - Derbyshire's Premier Brass Band - have a rare vacancy on Principal EEb Tuba. Recent winners of 'Most Entertaining Band' at Bolsover and Wychavon Brass Festivals.

Glossop Old Band

November 26 • GLOSSOP OLD BAND, 1st Section Midlands Area, are looking to recruit the following players with immediate effect. One experienced Front Row Cornet player, position negotiable. (Principal seat available to right applicant), Solo Trombone and Solo Baritone.

Dobcross Silver Band

November 26 • Dobcross Silver Band request applications for the positions following: Eb BASS, FRONT ROW CORNET, BACK ROW CORNET. Come and complete our progressive band!

Stephen Tighe

Adjudicator / Music Director / Arranger


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