NEWS

Introducing our new MD – Nathan Waterman…

Nathan’s first brass playing was on Cornet aged 12 at Thrapston Town Band. Within months he moved onto Tenor Horn which remains his instrument to date. Nathan has played for many top bands including; Brighouse & Rastrick, Desford Colliery and most predominately...

New Uniform at Thrapston Charter Fair

Congratulations to all involved in planning and delivering another successful event in Thrapston today! We were sporting our new waistcoats and ties!  Don’t we look smart!

Resignation of our Musical Director

We are announcing the resignation of our Musical Director, Kevin Spencer.  Kevin has been with the band for 5 years during which time he has made a significant contribution to the development of the band.  We thank him for all he has done for us and wish him every...

St. Mary’s Church, Burton Latimer

We have a concert, featuring a talented local singer – Tracey Barker, in St Mary’s Church, Burton Latimer on Sunday 7th April at 2pm. This event will raise money for the new terrace at Kettering Town Football Club. Tickets are £5 including light...

Remembrance Weekend

Thrapston Town Band are very proud to have a busy Remembrance weekend ahead on the 10th and 11th of November. 10th November – Irthlingborough Festival of Remembrance Concert, St Peter’s Church, Irthlingborough.  Also featuring local singer Tracey Barker...

A Tribute to Max Harrison

The band is saddened to announce the passing of one of our biggest supporters, Max Harrison.  Max was a good friend of Raymond Jeffery MBE, our long serving Musical Director, and continued to support the band under Kevin Spencer.  He was a true critic; honest,...

Beer & Brass on the Grass Contest

Excited about tomorrow? So are we! Not the Royal Wedding, not the FA Cup Final but the Beer and Brass on the Grass Contest! The weather forecast is looking great so come along and support all the bands playing at Victoria Farm, Highcross, Lutterworth. LE17 5AU. Food...

160th Band Concert – 28th April

THRAPSTON TOWN BAND IS 160 YEARS OLD! Thrapston Town Band will be celebrating it’s 160th Anniversary in April with a celebratory concert featuring players from the past and present. It is believed that the band is the oldest in the County and we are hoping that...

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...