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Garry Cutt and Fodens end their relationship

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 May 2010

After a six year association Fodens Band and Garry Cutt have sadly parted company

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Bridgewater Hall

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 May 2010

Fodens were featured guests in the Gala concert of the 'Great Northern Brass Arts Festival' held at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester on the 9th May. The Festival is seen as one of the major event in the brass band calendar.

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Fundraising

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 29 April 2010

For all those who ever shop online... and even those who don't, just take a second to check this out on behalf of Fodens.   Fodens  have recently registered with a fundraising website called www.easyfundraising.org.uk - the site is designed to raise money for charities and causes.   Here's how it works...

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CD Recordings

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 April 2010

Fodens band have been busy in the recording studio recently recording two new cd's for release in September

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New signing at Fodens

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 April 2010

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Fodens cornet section become Besson endorsees

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 April 2010

Fodens Cornet section have now become Besson endorsees

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Neish leaves Fodens

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 March 2010

Speaking about his departure Les commented "I’ve been considering leaving Fodens for a few months now, mainly because I can no longer give the band the commitment I would like because of my busy schedule.

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Fodens players on TV

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 March 2010

Viewers tuning into bbc 2's real life documentary 'A Band for Britain' on Monday 22nd March would have seen members of Fodens Band assisting the Dinnington Band in sectional and full rehearsals prior to a concert with the Grimethorpe Band.

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North West Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 March 2010

On the 14th March Fodens Band made history by winning the 'North West Area Contest' for a record 5th consecutive year. Conducted by Garry Cutt the band surpassed the 4 wins in a row mark they shared with the great CWS (Manchester) Band of the 1960’s, as they secured their...

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Fodens on the radio

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 February 2010

Fodens are set to appear on BBC Radio 3 as highlights of the RNCM Festival of Brass are aired.Foden's Cutt Foden's under the direction of Garry Cutt will appear on Monday 1st, Wednesday 3rd, Thursday 4th and Friday 5th March.

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