Fund Raising

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An Evening at the Movies

Join us for an early evening ‘at the movies’ concert where we will be providing an evenings entertainment with a flavour of the movies. Entertainment will be provided during the evening by both the senior Middleton band under Musical director Kevin Gibbs and Middleton Youth Band under musical director Louise Crane. As […]

2nd Section North West Area Champions

Champions! On Sunday 26th February 2018, Middleton Band were crowned 2nd section champions after traveling to the Winter Gardens in Blackpool to take part in the North West Area Brass Band Championships. We are delighted to report that the band came first, winning the second section playing Ex Terra Lucem By […]

New Uniforms

As part of our 140th celebrations in 2016, we began the process of updating our image. Or stage jackets were over 20 years old and in desperate need of repair and replacement and our walking out and outdoor jackets were very worn and dated too. We decided to bring the band […]

Disneyland Paris Tour 2017

Middleton Youth Band has returned from their Disneyland Paris Tour 2017. The band toured from Friday 11th August to Monday 14th August and performed on stage at Disneyland Paris on Saturday 12th August in Videopolis theatre. The tour was a massive success and ran very smoothly from start to finish. We […]

Youth band depart for their Disneyland Tour

This morning our fantastic youth band have departed for their tour to Disneyland Paris! This is the third time the youth band has toured to Disneyland and the whole youth band is as excited as can be.

Middleton Youth Band bags £4000 from carrier bag charge fund

Middleton Youth Band is delighted to announce it has bagged £4000 from a Tesco funding scheme. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its Bags of Help funding initiative, which sees grants – raised from the 5p bag levy – being awarded to thousands of local community projects every year.

Sponsored walk for Youth Band Disneyland Paris Tour

Saturday 20th May will see our fab youth band and senior band undertake a sponsored walk around the picturesque Dovestone Reservoir to raise funds for the upcoming youth band tour to Disneyland Paris. Band members are raring to go and are armed with sponsor forms! If you can, please sponsor our young (and […]

Youth Band at Boarshurst

On Sunday 30th April the youth band took to the stage at the world famous Boarshurst band club for the very first time.We were delighted to be at the club and played to an appreciative audience. Despite several members being unavailable to play, the band went on as true professionals. Our […]