Peter Ward former player of trombone for The Marple Band during the late 70s and early 80s, and founder member of Hawk Green Band passed away at the age of 88 on Friday 22nd July. His funeral will be held on August 17th at 12 noon at Cypress Chapel, Stockport Crematorium. The band send their condolences to the family.
The Marple Band played an entertaining programme of music to the Compstall community at the Northumberland Pub on May 8th. The crowd thoroughly enjoyed the event and the owner Phil is hoping to host more brass bands through his series of Sunday afternoon concerts during the summer season.Continue Reading