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12th March, 2010 - March Newsletter

St George's Day Parade

The annual St George's Day Parade is happening on the 25th of April this year.
We'd welcome a large parade of players so please do all you can to attend.

Main Band Film & TV Themes Concert

Thank you to everyone who supported our 'Film and TV Themes' concert in February, we had almost a full house and raised over £600 for the Haiti earthquake appeal - a fantastic result!

Martlesham Brass Summer Fayre - Saturday 12th June 2010

The fundraising committee are currently busy organising this year's fayre and the grand draw. Following great success last year we will be asking families to run their own stalls again, last year families came up with some pretty wacky and fun ideas! so get your thinking caps on and book your pitch with Jayne Howlett. Further fayre news will be published in future newsletters.

49 Club winners

16/1/2010 Jayne Howlett
23/1/2010 Kate Willis
30/1/2010 Caroline King
6/2/2010 Harry Fricker
13/2/2010 Kate Willis (Big Prize)
20/2/2010 Mark Howlett
27/2/2010 Isabelle Wicken
6/3/2010 Michael Benyon

The next 10 week period has now started and you should be getting your envelopes soon, if you have won a prize please see Jayne Howlett at main band practice to collect your winnings. Thanks

Walking Treasure Hunt - Saturday 24th April 2010

Please put a note in your diary for this event, we will be following a set of clues around Martlesham Heath on the afternoon of the 24th. Please see future newsletters for further details.

Main Band - Solo Cornet

There is currently space in the Main Band in the Solo Cornet position.
To apply, please speak to your bandleader by the 19th of March. Auditions are likely to take place on the 26th.