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A Big Thank You!

Christmas is always a particularly busy time for the band with traditional Christmas Concerts and the small group carolling sessions that started with various Lights Nights at the end of November. Carolling is important to us as a means of spreading the Christmas message, helping get everyone into the festive mood and raising much needed […]

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Community Prom Concert well received

Following our recent Community Proms Concert held at Clowes Methodist Church on 30th September, the following message of appreciation has been received: “On behalf of Clowes Memorial Methodist Church I would like to thank you for the great Community Proms Concert which you recently performed. Everyone who came thoroughly enjoyed the evening, and the atmosphere […]

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A HUGE THANKYOU!

Once again we would like to thank the various businesses and organisations across Hull and the East Riding that invited us to play Christmas Carols in the run up to the big day. In particular our thanks go to: Asda, Bilton Asda, Kingswood Beverley Christmas Festival Hull Paragon Interchange Princes Quay Skirlaugh Parish Council Sledmere […]

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2016 Prize Draw

The Band is pleased to announce the results of its 2016 Prize Draw which was drawn at Cottingham’s King Billy on Saturday 12th November. 1st Prize: £100 – Ticket 1509. Mr A Harnell. 2nd Prize: £75 – Ticket 1664. Mrs J Maplethorp. 3rd Prize: £50 – Ticket 1566. Mr C Theaker. Winners of other prizes: […]

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Christmas Performances 2016

The run up to Christmas is always a busy time for the band and this year is no exception. The full band will be performing once again for the Lullaby Trust at their Carol Service in York Minster on 4th December; and for the Hornsea and Haltemprice Lions on 11th and 17th December respectively. Further […]

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Sound of Summer

The band are very pleased to announce their association with Artist Rob Gobel from Kilham in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Rob has produced a mixed media image of the band playing at the Crescent Gardens bandstand Filey at their concert in September 2015. Rob has beautifully captured the feel of a summer bandstand concert […]

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Band secures KCOM Grant

The Band would like to officially give thanks to KCOM for their kind support via their Community Grants Scheme which has enabled us to purchase a brand new set of music stands.The Band currently compete in the Second Section of the North of England region and are proud to have represented the North of England at […]

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New Leadership at East Riding of Yorkshire

It is with regret that we announce the resignation of our Musical Director Ian Scott. Ian has had a very successful three and a half year association with the band, including two trips to Cheltenham for the Third Section National Finals and a win in the North of England Third Section Regional Championships in 2014. […]

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ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL CAROLLING SEASON

Once again we would like to thank the various businesses and organisations across Hull and the East Riding that invited us to play Christmas Carols at their events or on their premises in the run up to the big day. In particular our thanks go to: Hull BID for the Hull Elves’ Market, Sainsburys, Hessle, […]

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The Spirit of Christmas

In addition to our programme of Christmas concerts, members of the band will be playing Christmas Carols at various locations throughout the Festive Season. These will include: Thursday 12th & 19th November: St Stephens’ Christmas Market, Hull from 6 to 8 pm. Saturday 5th December: Skirlaugh village centre at 6 pm for the lighting of […]

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