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Farnworth & Walkden Band

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Open for Business

Great to be back at rehersals from Monday 6th Sept under our new conductor Paul Dalton. We still have some seats to fill including principal and front row cornets, baritone, solo trombone and percussion. If you fancy a blow, looking to rejoin or know someone who is, drop us a PM for details. Rehersals Monday and Wednesday nights.


The Band

Farnworth & Walkden Band are a friendly North-West band graded 2nd Section from January 2018. Throughout the year we are busy with many concerts and contests. We rehearse on Monday and Wednesday 8:00PM-9:45PM in our own Bandroom.

FARNWORTH BAND had its origins in 1848 and WALKDEN BAND can trace its origins from around the 1850's. The Walkden and Eatons Farnworth bands merged in 2005, firstly to become Eaton Farnworth and Walkden Band and later becoming Farnworth & Walkden Band with the closer of Eatons Transmissions factory in 2007.


Vacancies

WANTED! Principal and Front Row cornets, Percussion, Principal Euph and Eb & Bb Bass required to join an enthusiastic and friendly North West 2nd Section band. We pride ourselves on supporting young talent to progress. Rehearsals Monday and Wednesday 8-9.45pm

Contact Band Secretary Michelle Roscoe
Email: fandwband@gmail.com
Mobile. 07852 280007


DIARY DATES

Diary 2022
Date Name & Info Venu & Map Time
Sun 27/02/2022 Regional Championships Winter Gardens, Blackpool TBC
Sun 24/04/2022 St. Georges Day March Victoria Square, Bolton 13:30 - 15:00
Sun 15/05/2022 Tyldesley Brass Band Concert Tyldesley Church 6:30pm - 10;00pm
Sun 22/05/2022 Bolton Mayor's parade Victoria Square, Bolton 9:30am - 11:00am
Sun 05/06/2022 Queens Jubilee RHS Bridgewater, Worsley 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Wed 28/09/2022 St Peter's Concert St Peter's, Swinton 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Sun 13/11/2022 Remembrance Sunday Walkden British Legion TBC
Sun 11/12/2022 Haigh Hall Stables Courtyard, Haigh Hall, Wigan TBC
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CONTACTS

Welcome!
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Chairman (Temp)
Iain Roscoe
Phone:
Email: fandwband@gmail.com
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Secretary
Michelle Roscoe
Phone: 07852 280007
Email: fandwband@gmail.com
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Engagement Secretary
Michelle Roscoe
Phone: 07852 280007
Email: fandwband@gmail.com
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Vice Chair /Bandroom Manager
Bill Roscoe
Phone: 07752 117298
Email: billr778@gmail.com
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Contest Secretary
Steve Newcombe
Phone: 07922 508996
Email: katrinansteve@hotmail.com
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Musical Director
Paul Dalton
Phone:
Email: fandwband@gmail.com
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Treasurer
Mark Green
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Web Masters
Gary Branagan
Calum Hall
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