Well the full results are now in from Brighouse March Contest. Mighty congratulations to our senior band on claiming the Best 1st Section prize and for finishing in overall 6th out of 26 bands. Our youth band also excelled, scooping the Best Youth Band prize. Congratulations to Bethan Plant who was also warded Best Youth Soloist. […]
After a very busy weekend of concerts, our youth and senior bands picked up some more silverware at the Hebden Bridge March Contest. The standard this year was very high with 5 championship section bands battling it out for the main prizes, however, both our bands excelled and played extremely well. Our youth band won Best […]
We would like to say a huge thank you to the Greetland Private Day Nursery who raised a fantastic sum of £372.76 towards our band funds at their annual summer fair on Saturday. It was also a great opportunity for our Training Band to to entertain. Thank you for your support.
Please come along and support our youth and training groups annual summer concert and presentation event. All of our youth groups will be taking part including the newly formed “Adult Brass” ensemble. Tickets are available from Kathleen Harrison on 01484 717126 at £6.00 and £3.00 each. Details from our event calendar can be found here
Did you miss out on this year’s Whit Friday experience. Just in case you missed our performance, click on the link below to here us at Denshaw, performing William Rimmer’s, Royal Trophy. Not bad for the first one of the night!
The senior band will once more be representing the Houghton Banner at the Durham Miners Gala on Saturday 9th July. Click on the link below to have a listen to our performance outside the County Hall at the 2015 Gala, where we received a fantastic reception from the crowd.
Congratulations everyone! To add to the prizes already received, Elland Silver Band were placed 11th in the overall Tameside Whit Friday rankings. Click here to access the full set of results.
Fabulous news as Sam Harrison gets recognition for her tireless dedication to teaching young people in the brass band movement! “The Mortimer Medal, first presented in 1995, will be presented to Samantha Harrison, in recognition of her outstanding services to the teaching of young people in the brass band movement. Samantha is not only a […]
Here’s a copy of the Autumn edition of our organization’s newsletter. Enjoy ESB Newsletter Autumn 2015
Congratulations to our senior band on another successful whit friday marches. Despite getting soaked through on more than one occasion the band competed in 10 contests across Saddleworth and Tameside, playing last band at Broadoak just before 11.00pm. Here are the results: Lydgate – Best 1st section and Best Deportment Greenfield – 2nd in the […]