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116 Year Old Picture Survives Fire

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 May 2016

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The oldest and most important artefact in our possession was the below which was feared destroyed. Luckily, it has been recovered and work will start to restore it so that it can be displayed for many more years to come. 

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Restoration Campaign Launched

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 4 May 2016

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Foden's Band have announced that a fundraising campaign has been launched in order to assist with the restoration of historical artefacts and the heritage of the band. On 17th April 2016 a fire destroyed the home of Foden’s Band.

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Bandroom Fire

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 April 2016

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Press Release – Foden’s Bandroom Fire

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Foden's Junior Band set for first ever performance

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 November 2015

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The recently formed Foden's Junior Band are gearing up for their first ever performance, less than 3 months after forming.

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Foden's Solo Contest Results 2015

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 November 2015

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On Saturday 31st October 2015 the annual 'Foden's Solo Contest' took place at Sandbach School. Now in it's 5th year, the contest attracts entrants from across the UK as well as Europe with entries from France and Belgium this year.

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Nick Birch Joins Foden's

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 13 October 2015

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Foden's are pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Birch who joined the band prior to their appearance at the National Finals last weekend.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2015

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On the 31st October Foden's Band will once again host their annual Solo Contest to be held at Sandbach Boys School

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Granville Jennings long service award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 September 2015

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During a concert at Sandbach Town Hall on the 17th September Foden's Band made a 'long Service award' presentation to librarian Granville Jennings.

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Foden's to support Alder Hey Children's Hospital

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 21 May 2015

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Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College are delighted to welcome Foden’s Band for a charity concert on Saturday 23rd May commencing at 7.30pm.  All proceeds from the concert will go to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital (Hollie’s Appeal).  Please see below issued by the school 'Hollie is a Year 8 student at Sandbach High School and...

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Foden's in St George's Day themed concert on Thursday 23rd April

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 22 April 2015

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On Thursday 23rd April Foden's will promote a 'St George's Day' themed concert to be held at Sandbach Town Hall commencing at 7.30pm. Entrance to the concert is via pay on the door   The programme has been chosen to celebrate this special date and concludes with the popular 'Last...

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Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson