Antony’s Heroes Help the Band Parade

By  | 11th November 2019 at 18:05

Many thanks to the band’s Solo Baritone player Antony Fawbert for finding the deps to help the band at the Bolsover Remembrance Day parade yesterday morning. Without whom the band wouldn’t have been able to play. Thank you to the deps Ian Batley, Andy Davey, Richard Dixon, Andrew Fake, Zuzanna Forster, Andrew Knowles, Kevin Lee, […]

Christmas Concert 2019

By  | 23rd October 2019 at 17:59

Tickets are now available for the band’s Christmas concert featuring our guests this year, “Inspirations Theatre Company”. The concert is on Saturday 14th December starting at 7:30pm in St. Thomas’ Church, Brampton. Tickets are £7 and includes mince pie and sherry too. For further details phone 07975 283131 or email

Rehearsal Monday 14th October

harvest festival

By  | 11th October 2019 at 15:51

Due to the URC’s harvest supper being held in the school room on Monday 14th October, there will be no rehearsal that evening.

Finale Played as Bud Announces Retirement

By  | 30th September 2019 at 18:50

It is with regret we report that Bud Nightingale has decided to hang up his baritone and retire from banding after many years of dedication to the band. Bud has played with the band since the 1950’s. Bud, along with Jim Walker and Paul Harding, helped to resurrect the band during the early 1970’s by […]

End of 2019 Summer Season

By  | 18th September 2019 at 17:40

Last Sunday (15th September) saw the final engagement for the band of the rather busy 2019 summer season of concerts. The concert in the bandstand at Carr Bank Park in Mansfield saw a large audience enjoy the varied programme by the band with music featuring pieces Trailblaze , Mary Poppins, California Dreaming, Castell Coch and […]

Upcoming Rehearsals

By  | 23rd August 2019 at 18:25

As it is a bank holiday on Monday 26th August there will be no rehearsal. Due to the rehearsal room being unavailable on Friday 6th September there shall be no rehearsal that evening.

Belper Concert

By  | 12th July 2019 at 09:10

Please note that the Belper concert on Sunday 21st July is not at the usual River Gardens, but at the Memorial Gardens on King Street in Belper (DE56 1PZ). The band will be playing between 2pm and 4pm on Sunday 21st July.

End of an Era

By  | 1st March 2019 at 17:30

Last week’s AGM saw the end of Kathie Batley’s tenure as the band’s secretary.  A position she has held since 1990!  The band would like to extended their thanks to Kathie for all the hard work and the amazing job she has done as the band’s secretary.  Debra Parkin has taken over the role of […]

Happy New Year 2019

By  | 1st January 2019 at 15:14

Wishing all Holymoorside Band's members, friends and followers a happy, healthy and prosperous 2019.

Remember first rehearsal is on Friday 4th January @ 19:45