EGM & AGM 2014

EGM to be held in the band hall prior to the AGM on Thursday 16th October at 7pm. Changes need to be made to the constitution regarding bank account signatories to comply with requirements for a funding application.

Creetown celebrate 30 year partnership

10-Nov-2013 A musical partnership that has lasted 30 years and hopes to go on for many more to come has been celebrated in Creetown. Creetown Silver Band and conductor Stuart McNab have reached a landmark point in their long and rewarding history together. Presentation They recently celebrated the 30 years since Stuart became the band’s […]

Dunfermline 20th April 2013

On Saturday 20th April the band travelled to Dunfermline to take part in the Fife Brass Band Festival. It was a new experience for many of the band members and although we were playing in a non competative section, a great deal of hard work went into the preparation. The band played extremely well and […]

A Special Birthday 28th March 2013

 

Galloway Music Festival 2013

Creetown Silver Band had great success in the recent Galloway Music Festival. In the junior brass solo section for grades 4 to 5 Kyle Fitzsimmons (cornet) won the trophy against Rebekah Hughes (horn).  Both were awarded a commendation. The junior band also won a trophy in the secondary school age large ensembles gaining a “distinction” […]

Dumfries & Galloway Life Article Harry Heaver

From Dumfries & Galloway Life September 2012

Creetown Silver Band Workshop June 10th 2012

Everyone who attended the workshop in Newton Stewart cinema on Sunday 10th June agreed that it was a most enjoyable, interesting and stimulating day. The workshop was led by Les Neish who proved to be a charismatic and communicative leader. The first session started at 11.00am with a series of fun but meaningful exercises. Several […]

Galloway Music Festival March 2012

Three groups and a soloist from the band took part in the adult section of the Galloway Music Festival.The full band played in the large ensembles, a quintet and quartet were entered in the small ensembles and Jack Norgate was in the adult solo section. The full band won the North West Castle Trophy for […]

Harry Heaver Retires 12th January 2012

93 years old Harry Heaver, erstwhile forester and bee-keeper extraordinaire, has retired from Creetown Silver Band after playing with them for an astonishing 64 years. Harry joined when he settled in this part of Scotland in 1947, but his playing career began long before that, in Widnes, where he played the bugle in the Boy’s […]

Annual General Meeting 2011

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 27th October at 7pm in the Band Hall