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Hiya who is ur new principle cornet?u hav a gr8 website. Nikki the WF coaching day is on th 26th jan FOOL! see u there!Lx
LM
Cheadle , Cheshire England - Sunday, December 30, 2001 at 14:46:14 (GMT)

Just want to say a hello to Carl Richardson, if you're the one I know then shit hot, playing with Faireys on Bb, well done, hope you're enjoying it! Get in touch please, be nice to chat to yeh again.
Good luck etc, anyway, got to advertise so I get promotion if yeh interested in this check out www.rafmusic.co.uk esp RAF Central Band. Cheers.

Steve Dawes <Dawsey1@hotmail.com>
London, London UK - Friday, December 28, 2001 at 01:28:08 (GMT)

still after trumpet voluntary on tape or disc, using my mates e. mail as havnt got a p.c. so cant put her address. sorry, can someone leave me a message as to where i can get this music it is for a pals wedding tape so is urgent thanks. gilly
gilly
- Friday, December 28, 2001 at 00:34:59 (GMT)

I have just heard that Brian has left Fairys is it true? If so who is the new principal cornet player?
C ya on the 22nd of Jan i think 4 coachind Day.
U web site id top!
Luv Nikki

Nikki <Nikki_williamson'YAHOO.COM>
Cheadle, Cheshire England - Thursday, December 27, 2001 at 19:26:07 (GMT)

I just learned that few good players recently join the band. All the best to them for the future. I also wish a great year 2002 for all the band and particulary to those I met this summer and in London.
Stéphane <stephaneroger@hotmail.com>
Belgium - Saturday, December 22, 2001 at 15:43:19 (GMT)

Yo faireys. ACE band by the way.Wot do u get if u c 5 conducters up 2 thier necks in cement?
More cement!!

Wee Marko <jambo_mark@Hotmail.com>
Penicuik, Midlothian Scotland - Wednesday, December 19, 2001 at 21:25:41 (GMT)

U r the best band around and ur website is gr8 and u r the best well done at the competition i play cornet and u r truely my inspirations. Lol- Princess fifi
Fiona Mills
- Sunday, December 16, 2001 at 19:59:25 (GMT)

Hiya we really like ur website Williams Fairey rock, maan! Hav a gr8 crimbo hope santa comes dont eat too much guys" See ya :-)
Alex Newbald
London England - Sunday, December 16, 2001 at 19:55:45 (GMT)

Hiya we luv ur website although is not a patch on Black Dyke but u r tryin'. Hope the band has a nice xmas blowin' trumpets! Ur band is Ace!!!!!!!!! Luv LAF
Jay Brown
Oldham, Manchester England - Thursday, December 13, 2001 at 19:50:45 (GMT)

808 state,pacific brass,Quality!
David
- Tuesday, November 27, 2001 at 22:53:17 (GMT)

hi all,

enclosed please find some information about my activities.

for details follow the link & click here.

thank in advance

emil

institut für angewandte akustik - ifa
voice:+49 6104 923576 o.75 fax: 77
internetVoice & Fax: +49 40 3603 115 581


emil <emilo@bigfoot.de>
frankfurt, germany - Tuesday, November 27, 2001 at 21:54:53 (GMT)

As an ex member it is great to be able to keep in the news of the bands activities. So sorry to hear about Cyril Howarth's death, makes one feel a bit old.
Could you please let me know the companies E-mail address

Ian Gladstone <gladstne@ihug.co.nz>
Auckland, New Zealand - Thursday, November 22, 2001 at 09:45:11 (GMT)

Hi to everybody, especially Brian and Jimmy . It was nice to see you at Judiths a few weeks ago . What did you think of dads home brew ? We are going to see your concert at Chesterfield in June , any chance you can play Mr.Lears Carnival ? See you there if not before Merry Christmas to every one , we've got to do 10 nights solid caroling , woopydo !!! See you soon , Simon and Shelley ( Shirland Welfare Training )
Simon Owen <simon2ndmandown@yahoo.co.uk>
South Wingfield, Derbyshire England - Saturday, November 17, 2001 at 20:52:51 (GMT)

long play 33.33 rpm tital
sousa the great by the massed bands of b m c ;fairey;
and fodens
is this advadable on c/d
if so fron where

howdo <owdoj43@hotmail.com>
st lawrence, jersey uk - Thursday, November 15, 2001 at 17:28:07 (GMT)

Hi all

Just wondered if any of you had memories of my Dad, Colin Mannion, playing with the Fairey Band during the late 50s, 60s and early 70s.

My Mum was listening to BBC GMR recently and heard my Dad credited as solo on a Men of Brass recording. That makes me think that I never really appreciated how well-regarded my Dad was in the banding world.

I met many of my Dad's fellow bandsmen at the funerals of both him and his brother Ian last year. The Elland Band played the Coventry Carol at Ian's funeral and it was moving beyond belief.

My Dad was ill for many years before he passed away. My Mum, my brothers, sister and I tend to remember him as he was during those later years. I'd be really grateful if one of you could remind us of how he was during his prime.

Thanks
Andy

Andy Mannion <andymannion@lineone.net>
Nuneaton, Warwickshire UK - Thursday, November 15, 2001 at 02:49:48 (GMT)

Congratulations with your excellent performance last saturday at the Albert Hall.
Splended details, massive sound, excellent!

Brass Band Schoonhoven (Michiel van der Schaaf) <info@brassbandschoonhoven.nl>
Schoonhoven, The Netherlands - Friday, October 26, 2001 at 13:14:20 (BST)

i'm a keen young (18) brass band player or i was before i moved away to uni. i was just wondering if the band will be playing at the Alhambra theatre in Bradford anytime soon.
Matty Pilcher <matty_the_geezer@hotmail.com>
Bradford, West Yorkshire England - Monday, October 22, 2001 at 23:57:21 (BST)

Well done today,guys! Next time we draw a 2nd spot we'll win!!
Remember, it took the combined might of Dyke, Fodens and YBS to knock us off top place!
Great playing - see you soon I hope,
Rod Newton

ROD NEWTON <newton7@supanet.com>
East Barnet, Herts U.K. - Saturday, October 20, 2001 at 23:34:44 (BST)

...and I am particularly fond of the March of the Pines of Rome by Respighi. So if you you could please play that at Stckport Town Hall I would be eternally grateful.
Good Luck on 20th. Jackie Thatcher

Jackie Thatcher <thethatchers@zoom.co.uk>
Stockport, Cheshire UK - Friday, October 19, 2001 at 23:07:53 (BST)

Please play The Thunderbirds theme @ Stockport Town Hall on December 14th. It's our all time favourite
George Thatcher <thethatchers@zoom.co,uk>
Stockport, Cheshire UK - Friday, October 19, 2001 at 22:49:46 (BST)

Cool site!
Matt Williams <mtaw@hotmail.com>
Leigh on Sea, Essex England - Friday, October 12, 2001 at 16:37:54 (BST)

i want a copy of trumpet voluntary for a friend is it on a tape and if so which one and where can i get a copy from, many thanks for any forthcoming help. gilly.
gillyofferton
oferton, cheshire uk - Friday, October 12, 2001 at 02:27:46 (BST)

Please pass the sincere condolences of all at YBS Band to everyone at Faireys, and in particular Mrs Howarth and her family.

He was indeed a great man, and will be sadly missed by all of us.

YBS Band.

Richard Hirst <bandmanager@ybs.co.uk>
Huddersfield, W Yorks UK - Wednesday, October 10, 2001 at 08:41:56 (BST)

Hi lads,

I wanted to have a little speech on the bus on saturday, but I thought it would be rude to interrupt the very interesting movie we were watching!
Just wanted to thank you all for the last one and a half years. I had a fantastic time! Good luck to you all for London. I'll keep in touch.

-Spunky

PS: Crockers, don't worry. I'll remember you when I'm famous :-p

Simon Menin <simonmenin@hotmail.com>
Manchester, UK - Monday, October 01, 2001 at 10:09:01 (BST)

Hello, Im just sending you a quick email to request that you could play the "The Appian Way" from "Pines of Rome" when you play at the Knighton Community Centre concert on the 29 september. We heard you play it at the last Knighton Concert and thought that it was amazing dont worry if this is too short notice the concert will be fantastic anyway.Look forward to seeing you. yours Fionna and Mel
Fionna and Mel <Melsieee@aol.com>
Knighton, Powys Wales - Sunday, September 16, 2001 at 12:02:28 (BST)

DUT Yorkshire Imps Rothwell have a new site! Check it out http://impsrothwell.2itb.com
David Morton <davros@flymail.fm>
Norton, Cleveland UK - Monday, September 10, 2001 at 16:10:00 (BST)

Just a quick note to say all the best for the open. Hope rehearsals are going well.'Sure I'll probs see you around somewhere on the 15th!Anyway looking forward to hearing you. Cya- Tom
Tom "Foetus" Osborne <bugleboy_oz@hotmail.com>
S. Yorks England - Friday, September 07, 2001 at 01:06:43 (BST)

Will you please play Finlandia
at your concert at Stockport on 14/12, especially for my g rand-daughter Paula who plays tenor horn with Poynton Youth band. Many thanks and every good wish for your success.

Bob Gallagher <bob@gallagherb65.fsnet.co.uk>
Disley, Cheshire England - Wednesday, September 05, 2001 at 15:40:55 (BST)

Cheers ian...many thanks
Rob <bob7euph@hotmail.com>
N Ireland - Friday, August 24, 2001 at 22:47:46 (BST)

There are a few links on the IBEW site (http://www.harrogate.co.uk/harrogate-band/indexlk5.htm) though Faireys always get great service from Band Supplies (http://www.bandsupplies.co.uk)
Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, August 20, 2001 at 10:02:40 (BST)

can any one recommend a site were can have a look at euph bags tried looking but no sucess..need to see jpegs before i purchase..
any help will be appreciated
rc

Rob Coyle <bob7euph@hotmail.com>
USA - Monday, August 20, 2001 at 01:02:38 (BST)

Nice site...
backgrounds <qafelkl@1nsyncfan.com>
USA - Thursday, August 16, 2001 at 00:24:22 (BST)

Hi,
Really enjoyed browsing the web site, it looks fantastic. Feel free to pay our site a visit:
http://communities.msn.co.uk/sherwoodmusic

Leigh Phillips <leighphillips52@hotmail.com>
Tonyrefail, RCT Wales - Sunday, August 05, 2001 at 11:55:13 (BST)

Terrific website ! Any chance of that brilliant young horn player giving some advice to someone trying to play again with a horn made in some foreign land ? Middle D (1st valve) very flat...better with one and three (but tricky). Should I sell my old BMW to buy a Sovereign or Yamaha Maestro ?
Can still "blow" (and could once upon a time play Vinter's quartets) but fondly remember hearing Faireys win the Open at Belle Vue (with Harry Mortimer)three times in the late 40s. Am trying to start a band going again. See:
www.colwyn1.freeserve.co.uk

David Williams <DWColwyn@aol.com>
Old Colwyn, Conwy Wales. U.K. - Sunday, July 29, 2001 at 13:51:58 (BST)

Hi lads,

many greetings from sunny Switzerland. Guess what, I got hold of a copy of that Marc Reift CD we did. It's called "Fairey's play Pop". I'll bring it with me after our summer break. Have a nice summer everybody. C u on the 20th August.

Bye for now, Simon

Simon Menin <simonmenin@hotmail.com>
Wangen bei Olten, SO Switzerland - Thursday, July 26, 2001 at 10:42:04 (BST)

Good luck to the new member of the Band, Peter Shaw, good
luck for your future performances and enjoy.
luv K

Kursty <Kursty.2.reay@bt.com>
Bagillt, Flintshire North Wales - Monday, July 16, 2001 at 15:21:16 (BST)

Good Evening!

I enjoyed visiting your site. I have listened to my old LP of "Men of Brass" many, many times throughout the years, and just stopped by to see how the band is doing these days. I'm glad to see your group and the brass band movement in general so strong! I hope that as time passes the brass band "bug" will continue to catch on here in the States. Thanks for a great site and your tremendous music!

Matthew J. Reese, 2LT, PaANG/USAF
Commander/Conductor
Air National Guard Band of the Mid-Atlantic

2LT Matthew J. Reese <mreese4@gmu.edu>
Fairfax, Virginia, Fairfax, Virginia United States - Monday, July 16, 2001 at 08:45:54 (BST)

Hi lads,
Thanks for letting me play yesterday. I enjoyed it very much!
All the best and good luck for the future!
Philipp the Swiss trombone player

Philipp Reber <phreber@gmx.ch>
Switzerland - Friday, June 29, 2001 at 19:53:07 (BST)

Well hello there Mr. Owen Farr - stumbled on your site whilst looking for old Gwent Youth Stuff.

You probably dont remember me - used to play cornet with Cwmbran lol!

Well seems like your doing well so keep up the good work.

Finished my degree and chilling for the summer before going to Durham to do a PhD (Sad aint it!)

PS
Is that the young Mr. Miles on Euph that I know?

See you
Gavin

Gavin Probert <Prbrt4@aol.com>
Newport, Gwent S Wales - Thursday, June 28, 2001 at 23:26:36 (BST)

Hi Lads,
Need a few votes in the Classic fm music teacher of the year awards... i made the final and need joe public to vote for me this week to win (£7500 for school)...website is http://www.mtoty.co.uk/VotingSecondary.asp and tel.09002 100123

cheers

Simon

perhaps yatia can wangle a thousand hits via Unet!!!

Simon Stonehouse <Simon.Stonehouse@btinternet.com>
Glossop, Derbyshire - Tuesday, June 19, 2001 at 23:04:47 (BST)

I've had my transplant, and am recuperating at home. Looking forward to coming back in August and thanks for all your support.
Carl

Carl Richardson <mindmeline@hotmail.com>
W Didsbury, Gtr Manchester UK - Monday, June 18, 2001 at 18:19:53 (BST)

Hi Thank you all for a grand concert in bournemouth and a great master class.

Can you please give any news on your new CD I sent a cheque some time ago.

thanks again best regards to all and my soprano friend Kevin

See you all in December

alan farge <alanfarge.444@virgin.net>
bransgore christchurch , dorset uk - Friday, June 15, 2001 at 21:39:38 (BST)

gr8 Pic Mr H. - Where's the tie?
Jeni <Mjeni83@hotmail.com>
Marple Bridge, Stockport England - Monday, June 11, 2001 at 21:14:55 (BST)

Hello Ian!
Derek
Suisse - Friday, June 08, 2001 at 00:33:23 (BST)

Sorry that should've been Stephen!
Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, June 04, 2001 at 16:41:03 (BST)

Steven,

The W and H in the band's logo refers to "Williams Holdings" the band's sponsors (now part of Kidde PLC).

Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, June 04, 2001 at 16:40:10 (BST)

I'm afraid not Tony.


Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, June 04, 2001 at 16:36:03 (BST)

anyone got helen tylers email address friend seen her on bbc last week and hasnt stopped talking bout her, havnt asked dyke cause dont think they would give out that kinda info....any help will be very grateful
tony the tiger <frosties@kelloggs.com>
uk - Monday, June 04, 2001 at 16:32:24 (BST)

Ian, Great website, don't know how you find the time and play as well, keep up the excellent work. Vin.
Vincent Greatwood <Earby_Band@hotmail.com>
Long Preston , North Yorkshire United Kingdom - Sunday, June 03, 2001 at 11:34:35 (BST)

what does the "w" and "h" in the band symbol at the top left of the page stand for???
stephen <k-s@vaughans.fsnet.co.uk>
blandford, dorset - Wednesday, May 30, 2001 at 21:21:44 (BST)

Hi Rob,

Can't say that I've ever used one myself. There are some links to mouthpiece suppliers on the great "Internet Bandsman's Everything Within" website (see the link below/left) under the "Other Suppliers" link.

Alternatively, why not send a mail to the lads @ Grimey, there is a link to the website on the links page (where else!)

Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, May 21, 2001 at 15:13:30 (BST)

seen a glass mouthpiece on grimeys solo euph, where can I read about one on the net in regards pros and cons....p.s peter hope you had a nice time with terry and the boys at the euros.
rob <bob7euph@hotmail.com>
USA - Monday, May 21, 2001 at 15:01:03 (BST)

to andy gilloolly I hope your arm is better.get your a--se back to work as soon as possible.
b.collison <bcolly@aol.com>
stockport, cheshire england - Saturday, May 19, 2001 at 23:35:37 (BST)

It's great to see Phil Fox back at Faireys, All the best Phil, Aidan.
Aidan Howgate <aidan.howgate@talk21.com>
Buxton, Derbyshire - Saturday, May 19, 2001 at 13:57:19 (BST)

This site looks gr8! Keep up the good work!
Matt <matt.spall@btinternet.com>
Manchester, North West England - Thursday, May 17, 2001 at 09:28:40 (BST)

Hi
Just a note to say that the concert at worksop was great I really enjoyed it. Will you be returning to worksop at any time and when I will deffinately be there & hope that the foxy percussionist is there too, not sure of his name though!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sarah Dobbs <sarah_dobbs@lineone.net>
Worksop, Nottinghamshire England - Sunday, May 13, 2001 at 12:01:57 (BST)

Great site - much improved. Terrific result in the area - just go and repeat it in the ones that really matter!!!
I'll be there rooting for you in Birmingham paying special attention to that great Sop player you've got

Michael Britton <michael.britton1@btinternet.com>
Kingswood, South Gloucestershire UK - Sunday, May 06, 2001 at 01:29:08 (BST)

Thanks for maintaining a fine tradition. I enjoy listening to your recordings. Our band "Solid Brass of Little Rock" is hosting the 2003 Nationals here in Little Rock. Come see us if you find yourselves over here some time.

Best wishes for continued excellence.

David Rosen

David Rosen <rosenmusic@aol.com>
Little Rock, Arkansas, Pulaski United States - Saturday, May 05, 2001 at 20:02:09 (BST)

To Lee Rigg, nice to chat with you again thanks for great show in Bournemouth I will bring tape measure next time I think you about 5-8inch best wishes Geoff..
Geoff (the Undertaker)
- Sunday, April 29, 2001 at 21:05:04 (BST)

Thanks for a wonderful and inspiring concert in Bournemouth last night. Adam enjoyed seeing some old faces in your line up (He collected all BlackDyke autographs from their concert a couple of years ago). The programme was wonderfully varied and Stan's repartee was up there with the best of the stand up comics from a South Yorkshire Working Mens Club.All in all a brilliant evening.
Don Naylor( Chairman, Hythe & Dibden Brass Band), Jenny and Adam (rep.)

Don Naylor <don@naylor22.freeserve.co.uk>
Hythe, Hants - Sunday, April 29, 2001 at 15:09:02 (BST)

Dear band friends
On behalf of the Christchurch and Highcliffe Band, May I thank you all for a wonderful concert in Bournemouth last night,and for an excellent Master Class this morning,it is ours, and my annual confidence booster,we all look forward to attending,
Please thank Kevin for his patience,
See you all next time
Very best regards.
Alan and Averil Farge

alan farge <alanfarge444@virgin.net>
bransgore christchurch, dorset uk - Sunday, April 29, 2001 at 13:59:29 (BST)

Congratulations on a great website. I hear the band were brilliant in the Regional Qualifying, maybe now you can go on to lift some of this year's major titles. Best of luck in everything.
Paddy McGarrigle <paddyband@finnharps.freeserve.co.uk>
Strabane, Tyrone N. Ireland - Thursday, April 12, 2001 at 12:28:06 (BST)

Great site! What a refreshing change - Visit our site also:
http://www.aunt-bessies-eyb.org.uk/
Keep up the good work!

Louis Northmore <lnorthmore@hotmail.com>
Beverley, East Yorkshire UK - Tuesday, April 10, 2001 at 13:01:18 (BST)

Like the website, well done in Blackpool, best of luck for the rest of the year.

David Quinlan
Soprano Cornet
Manx Concert Brass

http://www.manxyouthband.org

David Quinlan <dave.quinlan@manxyouthband.org>
Douglas, Isle of Man UK - Monday, April 09, 2001 at 14:52:46 (BST)

I don't 'arf fancy your new Bb Bass player, think I stand a chance with him?

Love Ya Foxy but you'd better not beat my band at the Masters!

Foxy Flugel @ Fodens!!!!

Helen Fox <helen@braddon4.fsnet.co.uk>
Stockport, UK - Thursday, March 29, 2001 at 23:15:20 (BST)

looking well but prefered the whole band room scenario for pics but still gets 10/10 for being a great site and great band. Best of luck to Peter and Strabane Concert Brass in Montreux.

Rob Coyle <bob7euph@hotmail.com>
Strabane, Tyrone N Ireland - Wednesday, March 28, 2001 at 14:48:10 (BST)

The Adopted is an explosive Canadian band firing on all cylinders. Check out their award winning "Five Star" mp3 ! Complete with bio, photos, reviews & tour dates ... stop by and leave a smile on the message board.
Go To http://TheAdopted.homepage.com

amp3 <amp3@musician.org>
Ottawa, Ontario Canada - Monday, March 26, 2001 at 00:16:46 (BST)

Great site and congratulations to you all on your victory at the area the other week.

Brett
Fodens

Brett Wharton <brett_wharton@hotmail.com>
West Bromwich, West Midland - Wednesday, March 21, 2001 at 12:16:00 (GMT)

Not forgetting Foxy either!

Thanks Phil

Yatesey <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, March 19, 2001 at 09:19:13 (GMT)

A big thanks to "my brother" Jon Davies for depping on Saturday.

Nice one our kid!

Ian

Ian <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Sunday, March 18, 2001 at 19:21:47 (GMT)

The St.Helens Concert Band is looking for a new musical director, following the resignation of John Perry. If you are interested, take a look here - http://www.users.totalise.co.uk/~sthelensconcertband/
News_Flash.htm

Matthew Dugdale <matduggy@hotmail.cmo>
St.Helens, Merseyside England - Saturday, March 17, 2001 at 18:10:42 (GMT)

Wow Yatesy, what a fantastic new site, well done pal!

See ya Saturday

Nick

Nick Hudson <nick@hudson66.freeserve.co.uk>
Bradford, West Yorkshire United Kingdom - Friday, March 16, 2001 at 10:31:00 (GMT)

Au Contrair Neil,

Very little spare time, hence the delay in getting the new design uploaded.

Your constant whinging certainly helped speed things up though :-)

Yatesey

Ian Yates <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Friday, March 16, 2001 at 09:45:18 (GMT)

What an improvement, Yatesy!
You must have too much time on your hands!
C U Saturday

Neil Hewson <neil.hewson@supanet.com>
Belle Vue, Manc - Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 22:47:05 (GMT)

Great look, very professional....Congrats to Howard and the Band for last weekend, about time!

see you at the band social

Simon Stonehouse <Simon.Stonehouse@btinternet.com>
Glossop, - Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 18:37:23 (GMT)

Well done Yatesy! This new look is great...definately the best band site on the net! Dave
David Geoghegan <davidgeoghegan@yahoo.com>
St. Helens, Merseyside England - Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 14:55:39 (GMT)

Don't forget to try the forum out as well!

Ian

Ian Yates <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 11:08:37 (GMT)

Well, what do you think of the new look website?

Let me know.

Ian

Ian Yates <yatia@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 11:07:35 (GMT)

P.S. Gazza, thanks for the invite to the banbd social but please can you note my correct address!
It is 169, Shurland Avenue, East Barnet, Herts EN4 8NG - or you can write to me at British Bandsman now - either will do.
Kind regards,
Rod

ROD NEWTON <newton7@supanet.com>
EAST BARNET, HERTS ENGLAND - Tuesday, March 13, 2001 at 22:35:48 (GMT)

Well done you jazzers! Now lets walk off with the All England Masters trophy again as well as giving the Open a seeing-to and ending up with the National trophy as well!!! We can do it guys!
See you soon,
Rod Newton

ROD NEWTON <newton7@supanet.com>
EAST BARNET, HERTS ENGLAND - Tuesday, March 13, 2001 at 22:30:56 (GMT)

Congrats on the area!!! Mine's on April Fool's Day!! Keep up the good work - I'm looking forward to meeting you at Cambridge.
Trace O. <traosb@yahoo.co.uk>
Nanstallon, Cornwall England - Tuesday, March 13, 2001 at 13:13:34 (GMT)

Well done at the Northwest area. Lets do the job and win in London. Great to see Brian back on top chair.
Tony Hodgetts <tony@hodgetts42.freeserve.co.uk>
Leigh, Lancs UK - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 21:04:20 (GMT)

Weldone this weekend ! Bring the BIG pot home from London.We are the Midlands 4th section Champions and the feeling is great. Don't worry it will take us a couple of years before we meet you at the Royal Albert Hall !!!
Ray Ward <rayward@raysmail.com>
Carlton, Nottinghamshire Uk - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 19:04:03 (GMT)

YYYYYEEEEEEAAAAAAHHHH!!!!!!
Come onnnnnnn!
North West champions once more, and about time too! Just keep it up throughout the year! See you all at Stroud this weekend, can't wait!


Nick Walkley <Nick.Walkley@bigfoot.com>
Gloucester, Gloucestershire UK - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 18:27:23 (GMT)

oh, I forgot to say....anyone know of any bands near me who need a Soprano Cornet?? I quite fancy getting back into all this banding stuff.....whatever section, till I get back into practice!!!!

drop me an email anyone if you got any info :) cya xx

Claire Brennan <exspal@aol.com>
same as before :b, - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 13:22:22 (GMT)

Hmmmm nice site :) Just a quick hello for Brian T. and Stuart P....wowie Stu didnt know you were on percussion these days - long time no see (ummm its Claire Woodcock in case youre confused :) )

Anyway, message for Brian if ya please! ....sorry Im not at work at the mo....I need to explain why!! Give us a bell if you're free and we'll go for a pint ok :)

Hope to see you soon Mr. Taylor Sir :) heehee

bye y'all

Claire xxx

Claire Brennan <exspal@aol.com>
Horwich, Bolton, Lancs UK - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 13:20:28 (GMT)

Hi. Great site, please take a look at our site for Jersey Premier Brass (just re-vamped it). Could you please put us in your links page, and if possible could you use our crest in the navigate bar, (saved as gif file) thanks will read more of your site tomorrow, its time for bed (3.20am here) God I hate editing websites!!
Oliver Audoire <Ollieau_2000>
St. helier, Jersey (channel Islands) - Wednesday, March 07, 2001 at 03:18:34 (GMT)

Can you ask Owen Farr To contact me by e mail we would like to do a profile on him for our new brass band web site 4BarsRest.com
Rob Nesbitt <RMN@bramblehouse.freeserve.co.uk>
Nelson, Mid Glamorgan Wales - Friday, March 02, 2001 at 21:50:04 (GMT)

Hello There, I'd just like to say you have a great website. My compliments to the webmaster!!
I am Anja and webmaster of the Noordhollands Fanfare Orkest. Maybe we will give a huge concert together in the summer of 2002. I am looking forward to it!! This would be the project Edo van Graas talked to you about. If you would like to know something more about our orchestra, then just visit our website on http://members.nbci.com/hetnfo

We will keep in touch!
Lots of greetings from the netherlands.
Anja Hoog Antink

Noordhollands Fanfare Orkest <hetnfo@hotmail.com>
The Netherlands - Tuesday, February 20, 2001 at 08:42:51 (GMT)

Just passing by.....Outstanding side for an outstanding band. I am warning you.....things start happening in 2002 "Holland here we come".
I'll be back.

Edo van Graas <EH-van.Graas@td.klm.nl>
Hoorn, Noord Holland The Netherlands - Tuesday, February 20, 2001 at 06:29:13 (GMT)

Meister surely Mr Dox?
Ian <webmaster@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Monday, February 19, 2001 at 22:56:31 (GMT)

Mr Dox

Although the Band had a weekend off, Coop, Nige and I, along with Captain Peacock and Mr Evans had the pleasure of your best mate Keith's stag doo.

I also agree David's previous message, they would be the ugliest section of the band - if they turned up once in a while ;-)

Ian Yates <webmaster@faireys.co.uk>
- Monday, February 19, 2001 at 22:54:25 (GMT)

Stuart, mum wants to know how come you look so smart and clean now. This seems impossible since only a few years ago you used to by-pass the bathroom due to a fear of water on your face. She say's you look handsome but I say Fairey's seem to recruit the ugliest percussionists in the business. PS you've got my white shirt on.
David Peacock <peacockdave@hotmail.com>
Bongs, lancs - Monday, February 19, 2001 at 10:18:33 (GMT)

A weekend off ???

Plenty of time to get this website updated then Mr Web-Myster.

RDox <radox@mrdox.freeserve.co.uk>
- Friday, February 16, 2001 at 14:23:10 (GMT)

a weekend off!

Who'd have thought it?????

Ian

Ian <webmaster@williamsfaireyband.co.uk>
- Thursday, February 15, 2001 at 12:13:53 (GMT)

hi id just like 2 say thanx to all that came to stockport schools training day we all had such a gud time.thanx becky (sop player)
becky <becthebiz@talk21.com>
stockport - Saturday, February 03, 2001 at 18:36:46 (GMT)

hey guys, nice site u got here.

we're only based over in St.Helens, so if any of you live nearby, check out that website and join us if you like. we're always open to new members.

we've got a big concert on the 31st May - An evening with Kenn Dodd OBE. its going to be at the Royal Philharmonic Hall, in Liverpool. Tickets are from £7. if any of you want to come, email me and i'll send you back some more details.

Our band, along with the Red Rose Concert Band, Heswall Royal British Legion Concert Band and Maghull Town Band will be playing on the night. and of course, comedy from Ken Dodd himself in the second half.

hope to see you around.

Matt Dugdale
1st Clarinet
St.Helens Concert Band

Matt Dugdale <matduggy@hotmail.com>
St.Helens, Merseyside United Kingdom - Tuesday, January 23, 2001 at 23:39:55 (GMT)

Good luck to you guys for the area. I know you can do Jazz justice, Ive heard the CD!!!
Trace Osborne
Nanstallon, Cornwall England - Monday, January 22, 2001 at 13:37:09 (GMT)

i love your web site and i think the bands great
becky
- Saturday, January 13, 2001 at 15:51:32 (GMT)

Hi Band! WWWAAAAZZZZZUUUUUPPPPPP???!!!! Just like 2 say you've got a great website!! I play cornet 4 Pontardulais Town Band. Best ov Luck in everthing you do this year!!
Alex

Alexandra <ally b 2411@aol.com>
Neath, West Glamorgan Wales - Tuesday, January 09, 2001 at 19:23:32 (GMT)

Snelly!!!! At last. I know I'm a bit out of touch over here in HK but thank f... we should have appointed him years ago when we had the chance - you may get some success now... Crockers, you look strange in a blue uniform. Jonesey - loose some weight you fat git - keep dreaming of those old 'dream team' days...
Trev

Trevor McCormick <trevormc@fosterpartners.com.hk>
Hong Kong - Saturday, January 06, 2001 at 10:35:45 (GMT)

Hi, Kev and Kez!!!!!Thanks for the photo.
I'm looking up some prizes for hotels in Bergen.
I've sent you a mail too.
Have a brilliant new year.Hope to see you soon.
Area??????When is it????love Kristin

kristin Ludvigsen <kristinludvigsen@hotmail.com>
BERGEN, Norway - Friday, January 05, 2001 at 00:13:13 (GMT)

Thanks to Bryan Grant for training Cornwall Youth Brass Band and putting on a fab concert.
Cornwall youth player <the_man_15_uk@yahoo.co.uk>
St Austell , Cornwall England - Thursday, January 04, 2001 at 20:26:33 (GMT)

Hello, I just wanted to say that your web page is GREAT. I play Eb Tuba in Sørum Brass, a nice smal band on the country. We are in the 2. divisjon in Norway. Happy new brass year!!
Even <even_englokk@hotmail.com>
Lillestrøm, Akershus Norway - Tuesday, January 02, 2001 at 23:45:09 (GMT)

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