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Past Engagements - 2007

This is a list of the jobs and events we undertook in 2007

Date Where What
20 January Butlins, Skegness Butlins Mineworkers Festival Weekend -
Whilst at this event, the band took part in The Big Blow, an attempt to set the World Record for the largest Brass Band.
The record was set with 436 players.
17 March Stevenage Leisure Centre London and Southern Counties Area Competition - The band attained 15th place
Not what we hoped for!
14 April St Swithuns Church, Sandy Concert in aid of the Leprosy Mission, Sandy - The concert was well attended and has raised over 300 for the Leprosy Mission
5 May Queen Mother Theatre, Hitchin Queen Mother Theatre Concert - Part of our regular series
12 May Pasque Hospice, Streatley The Pasque Hospice - The Flower Festival raised approximately 6000 for Pasque over the weekend.
19 May Knebworth House Nr Stevenage Herts Garden Show - Day one of two
20 May Knebworth House Nr Stevenage Herts Garden Show - second day - and sunny and warm
2 June All Saints Church, Hertford Macmillan Cancer Support Concert
16 June The Baulk, Biggleswade Copelands Sheltered Housing
24 June Norton Green Nr Letchworth Norton Walkabout - Entertainment for the Open Gardens event.
14 July Benington Near Stevenage Benington Village Fete - Village Fete
21 July Hitchin Market Square Sponsored Blow
29 July Parsons Close Recreation Ground Leighton Buzzard Bandstand - Bandstand performance
12 August Mill Meadows, Bedford Bedford Bandstand - Bandstand performance
2 September Bancroft Park, Hitchin Helping Hands Hitchin
"Picnic in the Park"
6 October Queen Mother Theatre, Hitchin Queen Mother Theatre Concert - Part of our regular series
19 October Stotfold Memorial Hall Concert in Aid of Stotfold Methodist Church
18 November Guthlaxton College, South Wigston, Leicester Leicester BBA Contest
24 November The Baulk, Biggleswade Copelands Sheltered Housing Christmas Concert
1 December Waitrose, Hitchin Carol Playing at Waitrose Hitchin
2 December Market Place, Sandy, Beds Sandy Carols
8 December Hitchin Town Hall British Legion Christmas Concert - Joint concert with Stevenage Male Voice Choir
9 December Hitchin Market Square Hitchin Winter Gala - Annual Town Winter Gala
13 December Waitrose, Hitchin Waitrose Cardholder Evening - Christmas entertainment for Waitrose's Cardholder evening
17 December Haileybury Chapel, Haileybury College, Hertford Heath, Nr Hertford "A Family Celebration of Christmas"
19 December Hitchin Market Square Hitchin Town Carol Service - Annual Town Carol Service
23 December Luton Airport Carol Playing at Luton Airport
24 December Luton Airport Carol Playing at Luton Airport