Band members get award

Five members of New Mills Band Learners Group received their one year's training awards from Derbyshire County Councillor Beth Atkins.  They each received a music stand and a band uniform..  Pictured here are Tommy Thornley, Mia Oxley, Emma Thornley, Lilly Arnfield and Benjamin Hammond together with Councillor Beth Atkins and MD Adam Hutchins.
Five members of New Mills Band Learners Group received their one year's training awards from Derbyshire County Councillor Beth Atkins. They each received a music stand and a band uniform.. Pictured here are Tommy Thornley, Mia Oxley, Emma Thornley, Lilly Arnfield and Benjamin Hammond together with Councillor Beth Atkins and MD Adam Hutchins.

Five members of New Mills Band Learners Group received their one year’s training awards from Derbyshire County Councillor Beth 
Atkins this week.

They each received a music stand and a band uniform at the ceremony.

Pictured here are Tommy Thornley, Mia Oxley, Emma Thornley, Lilly Arnfield and Benjamin Hammond together with Councillor Beth Atkins and MD Adam Hutchins.

The Learners Group meets every Monday in Thornsett Band Room from 6.30 to 7.15pm.

There are lots of brass instruments available and tuition is completely free.

A spokesperson for the group said: “So if you would like to learn to read music and play brass instrument, make new friends and have lots of fun do come along on a Monday evening, we would love to see you.”