Yearly archives: 2013

15 posts

Gearing up for Christmas!

The band have begun their festive season recently,  playing carols as part of the Middleton Lights turn on festivities. The band played two sets of Carols amidst entertainment from various other local dance and vocal groups.

4th place National Finalists 2013!

4th place National Finalists 2013! Middleton Band have just returned from the National Finals at The Centaur, Cheltenham with a respectable 4th place out of 18 bands from accross the country. The band carried out several fund raising events over the past months such as a quiz night, a race […]

Wellens and Brass 5th September 2013

We will once again be joining forces with Geoff Wellens to hold one of our our popular ‘Wellens and Brass’ events at North Manchester Golf Club on 5th September. The evening will begin at 7.30pm with musical contributions from Middleton Band and a thoroughly entertaining presentation of local history with […]

Jubilee Park July 2013

The band once again entertained local Middleton folk from the serene setting of  the bandstand in picturesque Jubilee park. The weather was pleasant and the reception from the audience warm and welcoming.

Ice creams in the sun, yum!

Sponsored Walk!

Middleton Band have enjoyed a ramble around Middleton today in aid of raising funds towards our trip to the National Finals in September.The walk began at 11am at the Old Boars head before heading off towards Tandle Hills then back again.

Bury Bandemonium

This afternoon the Middleton Youth Band took part in the first Bury Bandemonium here are a few pictures we took from a great concert with a very supportive audience on Bury Bolton Street Platform!If you took any pictures or snapped any shots of us let us know by emailing

Jubilee Park 2nd June 2013

What a glorious day to have a concert in the picturesque Jubilee Park! The band played a varied programme including a solo, The Lazy Trumpeter’ by principal cornet Adam Albinson.