Eccles Borough Band: Sunday Brass at the Boarshurst Band Club

Mareika and Co.’s marvellous May Day treat

Making their second visit to Boarshurst Band Club, of 2016, was Eccles Borough Band. Our fellows from Lancashire were one of five brass bands at the North West Regional Championship Preview Evening. Our May Day concert was one of the highest quality.
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Countdown to Blackpool: The North West Regional Championship Preview

Boarshurst Band Club, 21 February 2016

Four Saddleworth bands could land a place in the National Finals if they succeed in the North West Regional Championships at Winter Gardens, Blackpool. This coming Sunday [28 February] will see Delph, Greenfield, Boarshurst Silver and Uppermill bands competing for a place in the nationals. Two Saddleworth bands, Delph and Greenfield, were among five brass bands at a preview evening in Boarshurst Band Club last Sunday. Continue reading “Countdown to Blackpool: The North West Regional Championship Preview”