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Georgia On My Mind – Trumpet Solo

Listen as our principal cornet Mark Butterworth performs ‘Georgia on my Mind’ at one of our Summer Concerts at Vale Park, New Brighton, 31st July 2016.  

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2015

In January the band travelled down to Skegness to enter the Butlins National Mineworkers competition. The band came 2nd and were also awarded a prize for the highest placed band in the competition from a mining community. On Sunday 1st March, the band took part in the third section contest of the […]

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2014

This saw the band going through a rebuilding program, which saw us achieve 6th place in the North West competition. We entered the Whit Friday march contest; the band played at six locations and gained a first prize and a second prize. In October we travelled to Bolsover in Chesterfield and entered the […]

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2013

The band came first in the North West area competition and again travelled to Cheltenham to represent the region and achieved a real measure of success in gaining 4th place.

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2012

The band was successful in the North West area competition, gaining fourth place, which meant a trip to Cheltenham to represent the region in the National Finals where the band finished a very creditable 10th.

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