The Winners 2002: more... There have been over 150 contests of sorts during 2002, and we have the list of as many winners as we could find. See if your band won something in the last 12 months..... 29.12.02
Breathless Churchill Society The Churchill Society respond to 4BR about our article and support for Conelia Parkers "Breathless" work of art. date: 18.02.02
Now and Then David Read, one of our leading adjudicators gives his views on the banding scene of today and of yesteryear. date: 17.02.02
Wanabe a Conductor? Robert Childs, MD of BAYV Cory gives an insight into preparing a lower section test piece for the Regionals. date: 16.02.02
2002 Norwegian Championships Preview We take a a look at this years contest at the Greig Hall Bergen. Full details of all the bands, profiles, test pieces and own choices being played and of course our predictions. date: 07.02.02
Yeovil in Retrospect We take a retrospective look back at Mount Charles victory at the first big entertainment contest of the year, plus details of what all the bands played. date: 04.02.02
Yeovil Contest Preview The first big contest of the year takes place in Yeovil. We have all the details of the runners and riders, plus the usual dodgy prediction. date: 02.02.02
Tim Mutum's Long Player Reviews The leading brass band record collector reviews two of his favourite LP's (remember them?) from Mirrlees and Black Dyke, many moons ago date: 27.01.02
April 19 • With rehearsals starting soon in line with government guidelines we are looking to strengthen BACKROW CORNETS &PERCUSSION TEAM concerts and contests planned.we rehearse on wednesdays in our own bandroom check out our lockdown performances and come join us
April 17 • Chadderton Band is a friendly non-contesting band playing at various events throughout the year. We are looking for players of all ages and abilities on all sections of the band particularly on Euph Drums and Horn. Come along for a blow most welcome.
April 14 • Returning to the band room in May we have vacancies for second and third cornets. Rehearsals are Wednesday evenings 8-10pm at Edward Feild School, Kidlington. The band has engagements and contests lined up from late summer onwards.