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Handcross Band and Handcross Orchestra

Handcross Band 1892 On 27th November 1891 a meeting was held in the Handcross Mission Room for the purpose of establishi...
Handcross Band 1895 The photograph of Handcross Band in 1895 was taken professionally and most members are wearing the f...
Handcross Band venues 1894 to 1899 The Handcross Band soon became very popular in the locality as can be seen from the list of venues a...
Handcross Band enters a band competition On 20th May 1907 Handcross Band competed in the Southern Counties Amateur Band Association Competiti...
Handcross Band 1908 The Handcross Band have smart new uniforms in this picture of 1908, and for several years around thi...
Handcross Band 1932 I do not know where the picture was taken, but clearly the band were engaged to entertain the crowd....
Handcross Band 1946 Following a gap of about eight years, including the war years, the Handcross Band reformed in 1946 w...
Handcross Band offers tuition to new recruits Handcross Band suffered worrying times in the 1950s as they tried in vain to encourage youngsters in...
Handcross Band goes marching on This poor quality photograph was taken from a faded newspaper, but shows an impressive number of alm...
Handcross Band Festival 1968 At a regular Slaugham Parish Council meeting, Councillor Roger Ray informed the members that an appr...
Handcross Band Festival 1968 The main picture shows a poster promoting the Handcross Band Festival featuring the Belgium Youth Ba...
Handcross Band concert 1969 In May 1969 The Handcross Band entertained the village in the Parish Hall and they were joined by th...

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