Thurcroft Welfare Band deliver outstanding performance and make national competition

Published: 06 March 2023



Thurcroft Parish Council is pleased to announce that Thurcroft Welfare Band came 2nd in the 4th Section of the Yorkshire Regional Brass Band Championships held on Saturday, 4th March, 2023. The event, which took place at Huddersfield Town Hall, saw the band deliver an outstanding performance, impressing the judges and the audience alike.

The contest brought together some of the best brass bands in the Yorkshire region, and Thurcroft Welfare Band was determined to showcase their talent and hard work. Their performance was met with great applause and admiration from the audience.

Thurcroft Welfare Band members were thrilled to receive the news of their success, securing 2nd place in the contest. The band's impressive performance has qualified them to compete in the Finals of The National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain, which will take place in Cheltenham later this year.

Thurcroft Welfare Band is determined to continue their hard work and prepare for the upcoming competition, aiming to build on their success and make their mark on the national stage.

Thurcroft Welfare Band is a community band based in Thurcroft, South Yorkshire. The band comprises dedicated musicians from the local area who are passionate about brass band music. The band performs at various events throughout the year, including concerts, festivals, and contests. To find out more about Thurcroft Welfare Band and their upcoming events, please visit their website -