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 Front & Back row Cornets, Flugal. 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 by using our email address.

Latest news…

Band AGM

We would like to announce that Ray Jeffery MBE & Peter Benns were made Honorary Vice Presidents at our AGM for their long service and commitment to the band. Fred Harris has stood down as Band Secretary and the position has been taken up by Tracey...

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...