Latest News

Joint Concert Announcement

29/05/2019

We are hosting Krapfoss Hornorkester from Norway at a concert on Saturday 15th June. All of the details are on… Read more

Prize Winning Animation

28/05/2019

We are sure you remember the Manchester Christmas advert! Well this weekend the video was awarded ‘Video of the Year’… Read more

The Band Behind the Ad

21/11/2018

The band were incredibly proud to be a part of the 2018 Manchester Christmas advert. The team behind the ad… Read more

Manchester makes memories…

09/11/2018

…Manchester makes Christmas! The band have had the privilege of being involved in Manchester City Councils 2018 Christmas Advert ‘Manchester… Read more

France 2018

17/06/2018

On Thursday May 31st we set off from the bandroom at 6am for the long journey to Amboise, France to… Read more

Rochdale 4th Section Champions 2017

30/10/2017

  The band had an early start on October 29th having drawn to play second in the 4th section st… Read more

Our New MD

05/10/2017

We are delighted to announce that the search is over, we have appointed our new Musical Director. After 5 years… Read more

New President Announced

09/07/2017

We would like to announce the appointment of a new President of the Blackley Band. Bill Fern has taken up… Read more

MD Update – the search continues

15/05/2017

The search for our new Musical Director has been going on now for a while so I thought it best… Read more

Musical Director Advert

27/02/2017

The Blackley Band is seeking a new Musical Director to replace John Atkinson. Although the band has gone from strength… Read more