SOMERSHAM TOWN BAND
A TRADITIONAL BRASS BAND IN HUNTINGDONSHIRE
WELCOME TO THE HOME OF THE SOMERSHAM TOWN BAND
The band is a traditional brass band based in Somersham, a village 5 miles North of St Ives in Cambridgeshire. We are keen and enthusiastic amateur musicians who give our time freely for the joy of making music together in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Find out more about the last remaining senior working brass band in the Huntingdon-St Ives area………….
The Governments latest guidance to combat the Covid-19 coronavirus is to avoid all non-essential contact. Brass Band England has therefore updated its guidance to Brass Bands. BBE now recommends that all in person brass band activity is stopped for the foreseeable future. This includes rehearsals, concerts, contests, committee meetings, other group activity and individual lessons.
The Executive Committee has therefore reluctantly taken the decision to suspend all band activities until further notice.
The Chairman has made a statement to members on behalf of the Executive Committee ………
40th Anniversary Concert - Postponed
To mark the 40th anniversary since it reformed in 1980, the band had planned to present a special concert at Burgess Hall, St Ives on 29 May 2020. However, due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic the band has reluctantly postponed the event until 22 May 2021…………