Posts made in May 23rd, 2021

We’re Back!

Posted by on May 23, 2021 in Latest News | Comments Off on We’re Back!

Today we sat down together as a band for the first time in 14 months and played music! We were outside and there had to be no more than 30 of us but it was great to be playing again. We look forward to more outdoor rehearsals and then being able to go back inside again, we don’t have any engagements booked in yet but we hope to be back on track very soon.

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Sad News – Drum Major John Gooding

Posted by on May 23, 2021 in Latest News | Comments Off on Sad News – Drum Major John Gooding

It’s with great sadness that today we heard the news that our Drum Major John Gooding has passed away after an illness. John was always a great friend to the band and many of our musicians. A few years ago after a lot of deliberation we wanted to do more high profile engagements, to do this we decided to become a marching band. We were then booked to do Lincolnshire Show 2016, something the band has always wanted to do. Some of the band are from military backgrounds and some had marched before but our first few Sunday morning rehearsals were a little ropey, to say the least! Then,...

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