First Engagement For 18 Months

By  | 28th August 2021 at 12:09

Thursday evening saw the band’s first engagement since Christmas 2019, due to the enforced Covid19 lockdowns. They participated in the service for the blessing of the wells in Holymoorside. From […]

Death of Former Player

By  | 15th July 2021 at 11:58

The band were saddened to learn of the death of former player Chris Cheadle. Chris played with Holymoorside Band as a teenager and went on to join the Royal Artillery […]

Return to Rehearsal

By  | 6th July 2021 at 17:27

Last night (Monday 5th July) the band had their first socially distanced and bell covered rehearsal together for 16 months after being so rudely interrupted with the Covid19 enforced break.

Coronavirus Announcement

By  | 16th March 2020 at 21:13

Following today’s advice from HM Government and Brass Bands England, Holymoorside Band have decided that all rehearsals and concerts will be cancelled for the foreseeable future.

New Band Committee

By  | 6th March 2020 at 11:55

Following on from the AGM on Friday 28th February, the following committee was elected: Chair – Rob Youde Secretary – Deb Parkin Treasurer – Andy Booker Committee: John Walker Gordon […]

Two Sad Pieces of News

By  | 6th March 2020 at 11:49

It is with much sadness we have to report the following death’s Aubrey Evans, our second baritone player who has passed away suddenly. Aubrey has played with the band over […]

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 […]

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’ […]

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 […]