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Foden's are the 'Tameside Whit' Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 June 2022

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From the first Whit Friday Marches in 1884, the event has grown in popularity.

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Foden's represent England at the European Brass Band Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 May 2022

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In 2018 Foden's were crowned the 'National Champions of Great Britain' at the Royal Albert Hall with part of this prize being an invitation to represent England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held in Palanga, Lithuania.

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European Brass Band Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 March 2022

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The line up of bands who will compete at the forthcoming 'European Brass Band Championships' to be held at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham has been released.  

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Foden's are the Champions

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 28 February 2022

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On Sunday the 27th February, Foden's competed at the North West Area Competition held at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool. 

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Foden's awarded 'Quality of Performance' at the 'Brass in Concert' entertainment contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 10 December 2021

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On Saturday 20th November Foden's competed at the 'Brass in Concert' entertainment contest at the Saga, Gateshead which is regarded as the leading brass band entertainment contest in the World's banding calendar due to the quality of the bands invited to compete. 

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World Rankings

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 14 October 2021

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Following the bands victory at the National Finals in London, we are extremely pleased to have moved to 2nd place in the 'World Rankings' being the highest ranked brass band in England

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Foden's Band are the National Champions of Great Britain

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 October 2021

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On Saturday 2nd October Foden's competed at the 'National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain' held at the Royal Albert Hall, London. The contest featured the top 19 brass bands from around the UK who qualified from competing at various 'Area' contests across the country.

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Brass in Concert 2021

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 June 2021

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The organisers of the 44th Brass in Concert Championship, to be held in association with Yamaha, Banks Group and World of Brass at Sage Gateshead on Saturday 20 November, have announced that the draw will be made at Ringway Primary School in Sheepwash, Northumberland, on Monday 21 June.

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Foden's to represent England at the 2022 European Brass Band Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 August 2020

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In 2018 Foden's became the National Champions of Great Britain at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Part of this prize was an invitation to represent England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held in Palanga, Lithuanian in May 2020.

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Foden's are the North West Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 March 2020

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On Sunday 23rd February Foden's Band competed at the North West Area Competition at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool. The 'Area' contest is a qualification for the National Finals held at the Royal Albert Hall, London in October.

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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