A SADDLEWORTH brass band hit all the right notes as it performed live in front of its largest ever audience. Dobcross Silver Band’s one-off concert…View More Dobcross Silver Band’s noteworthy BBC appearance
AWARD-winning artist Simon Buckley’s new photographic exhibition at the Weavers Factory reveals a hidden world very few of us ever see “I grew up in…View More Landscape, legacy and brass bands- The Weavers Factory launches new exhibition
A TOP American brass band followed the yellow-brick road all the way from Kansas… to Dobcross! Fountain City Brass Band made the 4,000-mile trip to…View More Band follows the yellow brick road to Dobcross
AS Eric Morecambe famously and irreverently once told Andre Previn: ‘I’m playing all the right notes but not necessarily in the right order’. One of…View More Hills are alive with sight of music thanks to Allegro Optical
WHIT Friday could be renamed Fright Friday if you happen to read an Angela Blythe novel before taking in the ‘greatest free show on earth’…View More Lots at stake for Whit Friday brass banders
THE search is on for enthusiastic players to join the Dobcross Brass Monkeys and keep their successful band going. Phil Cumberworth, Musical Director for the…View More Could you be a brass monkey?
A SADDLEWORTH village has pulled off a remarkable coup for the community’s annual Whit Friday celebrations this year. The Most Reverend & Right Honourable Dr…View More Archbishop of York to join Dobcross for Whit Friday
By Ken Bennett THE OLDEST brass band in the Southern Hemisphere is to make a star-studded appearance at one of Saddleworth’s oldest band clubs. Dobcross…View More Australia’s Tanunda Town Band are special guests in Dobcross