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Arts Council Videos

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 29 August 2019

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In 2016 Foden's were successful in an application to Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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BBW and Kapitol Promotions to support Foden’s Solo and Quartet Competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 July 2019

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Brass Band World and Kapitol Promotions Ltd (which promotes and organises the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain), has joined forces with Foden’s Band to support the Sandbach outfit’s successful annual Solo and Quartet Competition.

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European Prize draw winners

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 July 2019

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In October 2019 Foden's were crowned the National Champions of Great Britain at the Royal Albert Hall, London.  As a result of winning this contest Foden's subsequently received an invitation to represent England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held in Lithuania, May 2020. The cost to attend the...

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'Food and Brass' at the Wheatsheaf, Sandbach 26th August

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 July 2019

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'Food and Brass' at the Wheatsheaf, Sandbach 26th August

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Foden's start running to Palanga!

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 March 2019

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Foden's Band are in the process of raising the £20,000 that it will cost to get the band 1207 miles to Palanga, Lithuania where they will represent England at the 2020 European Brass Band Championships.

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Foden's thank their Patrons

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 February 2019

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On Tuesday 19th February Foden's, the current National and defending North West Regional Champion held their annual Patron's Concert to a packed Sandbach School.

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Foden's commence their European Championship fund raising

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 January 2019

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Foden's Band have started their planning to enable us to represent England at the forthcoming European Championships to be held in Palanga, Lithuania in May 2020.

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Foden's thank the Neville Brothers

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 April 2017

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The 17th April marks the anniversary of the fire that completely destroyed the home of Foden's Band. Over the past couple of months the band have been co ordinating the restoration work of numerous items of memorabilia recovered from the fire.Speaking about the restoration Mark Wilkinson commented 'The first part...

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Sandbach Home of the World Famous Foden's Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 March 2017

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Sandbach Town Council are pleased to announce that new town and village entry signs have been installed at several key locations across Sandbach.

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Donation from Air Products helps to support Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 January 2017

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Local Industrial Gases Company, Air Products, has donated £500 as part of its community support strategy to Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'.

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For any conductor and every audience, Foden’s Band is a musical Magic Carpet. It continually takes the listener to places that few other ensembles rarely even approach Howard Snell