Welcome to Thrapston Town Band Website

Welcome to the website of Thrapston Town Band, providing information and news about the band.

Thrapston Town Band can trace its’ origins back to the earliest days of the brass band movement in the 1850’s and continues to serve the community of Thrapston and the surrounding area today. There are currently over 35 members of all ages ranging from 8 to 80+.

Vacancies

We at Thrapston Town Band are looking for players to join our progressing ranks. We welcome all players of all levels even have a junior band should you have or know youngsters who like to learn and play. In particular we would like Eb bass, Horns, and cornets. So if you fancy a no pressure blow we rehearse Monday and Thursday from 7.30pm, then please message us on our Facebook page or the email address. Hope to hear from you – info@thrapstontownband.co.uk.

Latest news…

Beer & Brass on the Grass Contest

On 20th May Thrapston Town Band entered the “Midland Beer & Brass on the Grass” entertainment contest. There were 17 bands from three sections, We are pleased to announce that Thrapston Band came 2nd in our section. A major achievement for the band....

Peter retires from Thrapston Band

On Sunday 7th May we said all the best to Peter Benns one of our back row cornet players. Peter has decided to retire from the band after 40yrs dedication to Thrapston Band. Peter will be missed dearly and the door is always open should he feel the need for a blow...

Ethan passes Grade 4

We would like to offer our congratulations to one of our juniors Ethan who passed his grade 4 exam with a merit pass. Well done to you young man keep up the good work and glad to have you as part of the band