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Death of Bob Tresadern

Middleton Band is deeply saddened to report the death of our retired member, Bob Tresadern. Bob passed away peacefully in the early hours of Sunday 8th April at the Manchester Royal Infirmary where he had been very poorly for some time.

Race night 2018

Saddle up for another of our very popular race nights! 7.00pm Saturday 2nd June 2018, St Peter’s Parish Hall, Townley St/Victoria St, Middleton M24 1BQ. We are raising funds for our upcoming trip to the National Finals in September and what better way to do it than with a fun-filled family […]

New signings

Middleton Band, 2nd section North West Regional Champions, are delighted to announce two new signings. The band are pleased to welcome Victoria Taylor who, after a long leave of absence, has returned to the band. Victoria brings with her a vast wealth of experience and is a valuable addition to […]

Whitehouse Club Concert

On Sunday 18th March, Middleton Band and Middleton Youth Band are in concert at the Whitehouse club to raise funds for our upcoming and ongoing projects. The afternoon will comprise of entertainment from our senior and youth bands, hot food and a raffle amongst the activities. Join us for a […]

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 […]

Training Band Musical Director Vacancy

  Due to work commitments, we have a vacancy for a musical director for our recently formed training band to start from February or as soon as possible. Rehearsals are Mondays 5.45 -6.45pm and the first Saturday of the month 10 -11am at St Stephen’s Church Hall, High Street, Middleton, M24 6DX

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 […]