Categories for Misc

Bavarian Night

The Cumberland Wurst Band present “Bavarian Night” at Blackley Community Centre, 26th Oktober 2013!

Manchester makes memories…

…Manchester makes Christmas! The band have had the privilege of being involved in Manchester City Councils 2018 Christmas Advert ‘Manchester… Read more

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!

Prize Winning Animation

We are sure you remember the Manchester Christmas advert! Well this weekend the video was awarded ‘Video of the Year’… Read more

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.