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  • Matinee Concerts

    Well it's the end of the series - THANK YOU to all those people who have supported the Sunday Matinee concerts. The series has raised a staggering total of £5500 for the bands that have taken part. Due to the success of the of the Sunday Matinee Concerts, we've decided to do it all over again!!!The second series will commence on Sunday 10th September (usual place, usual time) and bands are scheduled as follows: 10/09/2017 – Stockport Silver Band 17/09/2017 – Vernon Building Society (Poynton) Brass Band 24/09/2017 – Burbage Band (Buxton) 01/10/2017 – Brass Band Esbrasivo (Germany) 08/10/2017 – Flixton Band 15/10/2017 – Hazel Grove Brass Band 22/10/2017 – St John's Band - Mossley 29/10/2017 – The Marple Band 05/11/2017 – Marsden Silver Prize Band 12/11/2017 – Glossop Old Band 19/11/2017 – BMP Europe Goodshaw Band 26/11/2017 – Stalybridge Old Brass Band 03/12/2017 – University of Salford Band 10/12/2017 – The Regent Big Band 17/12/2017 – Glossop Old Band 24/12/2017 – Open House Carols / Social 07/01/2018 – Eccles Borough Band 14/01/2018 – TBC 21/01/2018 – Silk Brass Band 28/01/2018 – Ashton Under Lyne Brass Band 04/02/2018 – Slaithwaite Bandroom 11/02/2018 – Friezland Brass Band 18/02/2018 – Tintwistle Band 25/02/2018 – Fairfield (Buxton) Band 04/03/2018 – Milnrow Band 11/03/2018 – Ellenbrook & Boothstown Band 18/03/2018 – Tideswell Band 25/03/2018 – Sale Brass Band We look forward to welcoming you all back in the band club!
  • Friends of Glossop Old Band - March 2017 draw

    The March 2017 "Friends of Glossop Old Band" prize draw has taken place. There were 154 numbers in the draw, so a prize fund of £77.00 Winning numbers were:1st prize - 1452nd prize - 663rd prize - 129
  • Friends of Glossop Old Band - February 2017 draw

    The February 2017 "Friends of Glossop Old Band" prize draw has taken place. There were 152 numbers in the draw, so a prize fund of £76.00 Winning numbers were:1st prize - 1362nd prize - 653rd prize - 79
  • Friends of Glossop Old Band - January 2017 draw

    The January 2017 "Friends of Glossop Old Band" prize draw took place this evening (31st January 2017) after rehearsal. There were 152 numbers in the draw, so a prize fund of £76.00.Winning numbers were: 1st prize - 115 2nd prize - 17 3rd prize - 3
  • Notice of AGM

    Glossop Old Band will hold an AGM on Tuesday 14th March 2017 at 19:30. The meeting will take place at Glossop Band Club, Derby Street, Glossop, SK13 8LP
  • Beerfest!!

    Beer festival to be held at the bandroom Friday 31st March through to Sunday 2nd April.  With a Bier Keller band on Saturday 1st April and the Glossop Old Band making an appearance for the final Matinee performance of the 2016/17 season at 2.00pm on Sunday 2nd April.
  • Sunday 26th November 2017

    Boarshurst Band Club20:00
  • Sunday 9th July 2017

    Boarshurst Band Club
  • Friends of Glossop Old Band - December 2016 draw

    The final "Friends of Glossop Old Band" prize draw for 2016 took place this afternoon duing the band's Christmas concert. There were 147 numbers in the draw, so a prize fund of £73.50.Winning numbers were: 1st prize - 126 2nd prize - 6 3rd prize - 22
  • Friends of Glossop Old Band - November 2016 draw

    The "Friends of Glossop Old Band" prize draw took place last night, on Tuesday 29th November 2016. There were 142 numbers in the draw, so a prize fund of £71.00.Winning numbers were: 1st prize - 15 2nd prize - 51 3rd prize - 22
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About Us

Glossop Old Band are believed to have been originally formed around 1830.

Following a 5 year break from the contesting arena, the band competed in the 2nd section of the Midlands regional championships in March 2016 and qualified for the National Finals.

The band are growing in strength each week and are re-establishing links with the local community.  We have also re-established the Bandroom Sunday concerts, however we've opted for an afternoon slot to hopefully grow the audience base - young and old.

We are always looking for support, whether playing or non-playing.  Please explore the website and facebook page to find out ways to get involved.  Or contact us.

Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings 8.00-10.00pm.

We also have a Learner Band, who rehearse on Sunday 10.00-11.30am.  Please contact Marcus Jones on 07973852051 for more details.

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Contact Details

Registered Charity Number 1103027

The Bandroom, Derby Street, Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 8LP  glossopband@yahoo.co.uk

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***FUNDRAISING ALERT***
Please see the "Friends of Glossop Old Band" membership form.  A way to donate to the band but allows you the opportunity to win your money back.  The more people that take part - the bigger the prize fund!


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About Us

Glossop Old Band are believed to have been originally formed around 1830.

Following a 5 year break from the contesting arena, the band competed in the 2nd section of the Midlands regional championships in March 2016 and qualified for the National Finals.

The band are growing in strength each week and are re-establishing links with the local community.  We have also re-established the Bandroom Sunday concerts, however we've opted for an afternoon slot to hopefully grow the audience base - young and old.

We are always looking for support, whether playing or non-playing.  Please explore the website and facebook page to find out ways to get involved.  Or contact us.

Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings 8.00-10.00pm.

We also have a Learner Band, who rehearse on Sunday 10.00-11.30am.  Please contact Marcus Jones on 07973852051 for more details.