Blidworth Welfare Band


 In preparation for the Midlands Regional Championships (Championship Section), Blidworth Welfare Band will be holding an Open Rehearsal on Thursday 8th March from 8pm.

February 11, 2018

Nottinghamshire based Championship Section band, Blidworth Welfare has brought in military reinforcement for their assault on the Midlands Regional Championships in the form of Melissa Ramplin and Sharon Stansfield.

Melissa joins Blidworth Welfare as their Principal Cor...

January 30, 2018

(Pictured L-R: Simon Cheetham, Simon Oates and Steve Hill) 

Blidworth Welfare Band has been given a welcome boost in advance of their appearance at the Midlands Regional Championships (Championship Section) through the signing of a trio of players bringing with them a w...

January 5, 2018

Blidworth Welfare Band has started the New Year with the launch of a new website aimed at keeping followers of the band and supporters up to date with concerts, events, signings and recordings.

The website also provides a number of images of the band through its evoluti...

November 20, 2017

The band's Principal Euphonium player, Andrew Baldwin claimed the top solo prize at The Leicestershire Brass Band Association contest on 19th November following a stunning performance within the band's own choice test-piece, Of Distant Memories.

The band were placed 6th...

November 17, 2017

The experienced Simon Oates is to become the new Musical Director at Blidworth Welfare Band.

Blidworth Welfare Band has announced the appointment of Simon Oates as their new Musical Director.


Well known and respected as a fine elite level soprano player with th...

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