The senior Band would like to welcome Dave Giblin who has taken up the 2nd man position.
Abi Harding has made the switch from cornet to horn, Alex who is a member of the NYBBGB has moved from bass trombone to 1st trombone.
We say goodbye to Garry Perrin who has begun a music course at Huddersfield University but will still be playing with the band when he is back in Leicester.
We also say goodbye to Luke Atkinson who has now joined Staffordshire Band following him joining Birmingham Conservatoire.
The Diary page has just been updated with our latest concerts and contests. We are delighted that we have also been booked for a 70th Birthday celebration and a Wedding Reception later this year too – these were from readers of our new website – if you are interested in us playing for your event please do get in touch here.
Our Christmas concert at St Thomas’ Church in Wigston will be on the 18th December 2014; details are shown in the attached poster.
A big thank you to all those who collected the Community Cash Vouchers in The Mercury – The Band came 20th out of 150 organisations.
We received a cheque for £447.74 – making all that cutting out well worth while.
Here’s the Top 100 http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/communitycash-groups.html
Also our Summer Concert is coming up on 6th of September – giving you an opportunity to see all 3 bands playing. I have attached a poster containing all the details.
The Wigston Enterprise Band