Below is a list of forthcoming engagements for the band in 2018. Event dates will be published as they are confirmed.
This list will be updated regularly, and full addresses and postcodes put up for each event when announced and/or updated when more details are known. You can also follow us on Facebook to be updated on these events.
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|6-13 March||-||Away trip - Agrigento, Sicily||-||Agrigento, Sicily||Almond Blossom Festival & International Folklore Festival|
|13-16 April||-||Away trip - Cholet, France||-||Cholet, France||
|Sun 15th April||From 9:30am||Indoor Mini-bands and Quartets Competiton||Entry via optional £2 programme purchase||Marlborough Science Academy, Watling St, St Albans, AL1 2QA|
|Sat 28th April||From 10:30am||Charity Collection, Reading||Free||Broad Street, Reading||Collecting for the band|
|Sun 6th May||All day||Reading Beer Festival||See website||Christchurch Meadows, Caversham|
|Sun 13th May||From 9:30am||Jim McGinn Memorial Competiton (Indoor full band)||Entry via optional £2 programme purchase||Marlborough Science Academy, Watling St, St Albans, AL1 2QA|
|Mon 28th May||TBC||Farnboriugh Donkey Derby||See website||King George Playing Field, Sycamore Road, GU14 6RE||Website TBC|
|Sat 9th June||TBC||Sherfield on Loddon Vilage Fete *||Free||Sherfield on Loddon Village Green, Bramley Road, RG27 0BZ|
|Sun 10th June||TBC
|Stoke Row Steam Rally *||See website||Hill Bottom, Whitchurch Hill, RG8 7PU|
|Sat 23rd June||TBC||Reading University *||TBC||TBC||TBC|
|27 June - 1st July||-||Away trip - Gruyère Tattoo||-||Bulle, Switzerland|
|Sat 7th July||
|Crowthorne Carnivall *||Free||Crowthorne Town Centre and Morgan Field, Lower Broadmoor Road||
Parade starts from Wellington College on Dukes Ride. We march down to the station, then round the roundabout and back up Dukes Ride to the High Street from where we turn down towards Morgan's Rec where the Fete will be held and where the Arena performance will be played.
|Sun 15th July||
Comp starts ~10am
|Corby Highland Gathering (Competiton)||2017 prices
|Charter Field, Corby Old Village, NN17 1UR||
Note - very limited parking nearby
|Sat 21st July||From 11am||Relay for Life||Free||Silver Ring, Ascot Racecourse, SL5 7JX||http://www.relayforlifeascot.co.uk/|
|Sun 22nd July||All day||Island Highland Gathering||See website||
Northwood House & Park, Ward Avenue, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8AZ
|Sat 18th Aug||All day||World Championships *||See website for tickets||Glasgow Green, Glasgow, G1 5DB||www.theworlds.co.uk|
|Sun 26 & Mon 27 Aug||TBC||Swallowfield Show||See website||Swallowfield Park, Church Road, Swallowfield, RG7 1TH|
|Sun 2nd Sept||All day||Chatsworth Country Fair - All England Chanpionships||See website for tickets||Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PN||Website|
|Sat 6th Oct||From 10:30am||Charity Collection, Reading||Free||Broad Street, Reading||Collecting for the band|
* Those events marked with an asterisk are not yet confirmed.
Please note that the band is not responsible for any last minute changes or cancellations due to circumstances out of our control. Should you wish to confirm that we will be attending any events listed, please contact us via the website and we will be very happy to assist