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MFY Regionals

Middleton Youth Band today embarked on their first ever music contest. We travelled up to Haslingden High School this morning and there were a few worried faces. They played a 10 minute programme – Gonna Fly Now, Cool Cat Blues, Summer Romance and Let Me Entertain You. The whole band played […]

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Could it be you? Kit Percussion Required

Vacancies have arisen for a kit percussionist for this friendly 2nd section band. Rehearsals are Monday and Thursday evenings at the St. Annes Academy, Hollin Lane, Middleton Enquiries to secretary@middletonband.com or telephone 0793 215 2160

Sylvia Risby and Bob Tresedern receive their 60 Years Service Awards

170 Years Service Awarded!

Peter Bates, Chairman of the NWABBA attended a ‘Last Night of the Prom’ event given by the Middleton Band at the Parish Church Milnrow.  The concert was also attended by the Mayor and Mayoress of Rochdale. Diplomas of Honour and Long Service Medals were presented Sylvia Risby and Bob Tresedern who have give […]

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Severn Valley Railway 1940′s Event – 02/03 July 2011

Another great weekend with excellent playing from all! The band showed just how versatile we can be with our choral version of ‘It’s a long way to Tipparary’ in the march ’1914′, Sing as We Go and Dads Army. It was a very busy weekend with the Youth Band doing […]

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Severn Valley Railway 1940’s Event – 25/26 June

Over the weekend of the 25th and 26th June, Middleton Youth Band headed down to Kidderminster for the Severn Valley Railway’s 1940s event, this year under the direction of new MD – Pam Smith. On both days the Youth Band started their day on Kidderminster Station, pleasing the crowds. The […]

Tameside Open

The Results for the Second Section are in….. Tyldesley (Robert Taylor) – 192 Mossley (Duncan Byers) – 191 Uppermill (Alan Widdop) – 189 Dobcross Silver (Grenville Moore) – 188 Middleton (Alan Lawton) – 186 Old Hall (John North) – 185 Greenalls (Karl Stott) – 184 Hoover (Bolton) (Trevor Halliwell) – […]

New Website!

Welcome to MiddletonBand.com we hope you like our brand new site.   Let us know if you find this website easier to navigate than our previous one. Here you can find all the information about the from the latest news to historical information and all our results since the band was formed. […]

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‘Tis the Season – In the Press!

The band appeared in the Middleton Guardian this week, the picture shows MD Matt Stringer being presented with the band’s newest CD ‘Tis the Season by Keith Farrington of Music House Productions who recorded the disc. See the full article here Middleton Gardian