Downton Band: 150th Anniversary
The band recently held their 150th Anniversary Concert in the Moot, featuring an “All Stars Reunion Band”, conducted by long-time Musical Director, Roland Wright, featuring past band players.
Later in the summer the band will be performing at The New Forest Show on 25, 26 and 27 July.
As part of their anniversary celebrations, the band are keen to hear from ex-players and past associates with historic photographs, memorabilia and artefacts available to display at some their forthcoming concerts.
InDownton will have a special Downton Band centre spread feature in the Autumn issue. To share old photo/memorabilia of the Band, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
1959 uniform issued to Bill Bromley
Downton Band in the 80s