Blidworth Welfare Band


October 29, 2019

"It's with great sadness that, due to work commitments, the relationship between Musical Director Simon Oates and the Blidworth Welfare Band has come to an end with immediate effect. The band would like to offer their heartfelt thanks to Simon for the commitment, dedic...

October 7, 2019

Blidworth Welfare Band are sad to announce the death of former Musical Director Don Blakeson ARCM who conducted Blidworth Welfare Band in 1997 and 1998.

Don studied trumpet at the Royal College of Music.  He was a professional trumpet player in London orchestras during...

October 4, 2019

On Sunday 6th October Blidworth Welfare Band will be competing in the Bolsover Festival of Brass at Heritage High School, Clowne and is drawn as the final band of the day expected to play around 8.55pm.

The entire event is being live streamed online for supporters of th...

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