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Eccles Borough - Butlins 2108

Report & Results: 2018 Butlins Mineworkers Championships: Sections 1 — 4

January 13, 2018
Butlins titles and big money payouts for Eccles Borough, Haydock, Hoover Bolton and Stamford Brass as the 2018 contesting year gets underway in Skegness.


Eccles welcomes new euphonium lead

October 10, 2017
Peter McDonough becomes the new solo euphonium of Eccles Borough Band.

Mareika Gray

Report & Results: 2016 Wychavon Festival of Brass

October 30, 2016
Eccles Borough lead the way in Wychavon with a Championship and First Section double, as Weston Brass and Ynyshir also claim title success.

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Hamilton gains pole position at Eccles

February 11, 2015
David Hamilton has been appointed Associate Musical Director of the Eccles Borough Band.

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Whole lotta Liv at Eccles

January 28, 2015
Talented young cornet player Liv Appelton joins the ranks of the newly crowned Butlins champions, Eccles Borough.

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New additions to the Eccles musical mix

October 1, 2014
Eccles Borough welcomes a new batch of signings to add strength to its ranks.

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Eccles add new quartet to ranks

June 29, 2014
The ambitious Eccles Band has announced a quartet of new signings.

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What did the Romans do for Eccles...

June 19, 2013
An intrepid member of the Eccles Band is to run the length of Hadrian's Wall to help get his band to Cheltenham.


Eccles extra ingredients

April 23, 2011
Three new players have been added to the Eccles Borough ranks in time for 125th celebrations.


Eccles in Excelsis!

December 25, 2010
Surely no other band has done more to keep up the Christmas spirit this year...


Maiden overs at Eccles

October 8, 2010
Marieka Gray is proving to be bowling them over at Eccles Borough.


Webb leaves Eccles

January 20, 2010
Les Webb departs from Eccles Borough Band after five great years.


 Seaside delight for Eccles

March 3, 2009
4BR talks to Les Webb, MD of the Eccles Band after they finally brought their seaside form to Blackpool to take the Fourth Section title.


 Piece of cake for Eccles

January 20, 2009
MD Les Webb talks to 4BR about how Eccles Borough enjoy their trip to Skegness—especially after taking the Fourth Section title for a second successive year.


More new faces at Eccles

June 27, 2008
The Eccles Borough Band has recruited some new faces.


Eccles’s cherry cake

January 21, 2008
The Eccles Band had plenty of celebrations after placing the cherry on top of their Fourth Section Butlins title victory.

Foden's Band - Patrons Concert

Tuesday 20 February • Sandbach School. Crewe Rd, Sandbach CW11 3NS CW11 3NS

Regent Hall Concerts - RAF Chamber Ensemble

Friday 23 February • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C 2DJ (opposite RESERVED) W1C 2DJ

The Cobham Band -

Saturday 24 February • The Vera Fletcher Hall . 4 Embercourt Road. Thames Ditton. KT7 0LQ KT70LQ

Marshfield Band - Marshfield Male Voice Choir

Saturday 24 February • Marshfield Community Centre SN14 8PG

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Chirst Church Ilkley

Saturday 24 February • Christchurch,. The Grove,. Ilkley LS29 9LW

Strata Brass

February 17 • Require FRONT ROW CORNET (flexibility in the section) after Yorkshire Area (1st Section) in March.. Rehearsals SUN/WED.. MD Jonathan Bates (Solo Horn - Fodens Band). Sensible concert/contest schedule.

Shipston Town band

February 15 • We currently need a Kit percussionist, 2nd horn and Bb Bass as we prepare for the forthcoming Midlands Area at Bedworth in March. We are graded Section 4

The Corsham Band

February 15 • Having now been promoted to the 2nd Section for the forthcoming Contest season, the band are now looking for a back row cornet player, 2nd or 3rd, to join our team

David Hirst

MA, B.Ed (Hons), LTCL
Conductor, adjudicator and arranger