Categories for Misc

Manchester Evening News – Wish Campaign

Today, the Manchester Evening News printed a list of all groups involved in this years “Wish” campaign in a special 16 page supplement… and Blackley Band are involved!

The Band Behind the Ad

The band were incredibly proud to be a part of the 2018 Manchester Christmas advert. The team behind the ad… Read more

Fundraising ‘fun’

Fancy a walk up Scafell Pike? Neither do some of us, but we will be doing that and other events to raise money towards a new uniform in 2012 and France trip in 2014, we hope you can support us in these events or at our upcoming concerts and remember if you need a band or more information please contact us.

2014 So Far

Here’s just a quick round-up of what 2014 has meant for us so far this year!

Current Vacancies 2012

We have a few gaps in the ranks, if you are a Percussionist or brass player looking for a friendly, forward thinking band please feel free to get in touch.

Return to Rochdale Contest

The Rochdale contest returned this weekend and was exceptionally well supported by local bands. We competed in the 4th section playing Philip Sparke’s ‘Four Noble Truths’ and we came away with a 4th place, just missing out on the prizes. 

Area Contest 2012

Our involvement at the Winter Gardens this year meant we spent a lot of time waiting around, the result wasn’t what we wanted but as always we had a great day in Blackpool.

Quiz Concert

Join us for our Quiz Concert, this Saturday at 7:30pm! It’s £5 per person, or £25 if you can get together a team of 6!

December Craziness

We have a busy Christmas ahead, come and support us when you can, we hope to see you all on December 10th at the Annual Christmas Concert

New MD Announcement

The Blackley Band are pleased to announce that John Atkinson has accepted the position of MD. We look forward to… Read more