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REMEMBER PASSPORTS AND EHICs: Tour presentation at 12pm Main Hall June 25, 2016
At this meeting I will present the tour itinerary in full and discuss all other tour matters with you. Please can you bring your child's passport an... [MORE]

Information for Sunday 26th June 2016 June 09, 2016
Quick precis of information below, but more detail can be found here. The forthcoming Festival of Brass stands to serve the HCYBs very well with bo... [MORE]

Waitrose and Tesco tokens April 23, 2016
Please would you nominate the Association at your local supermarket collection scheme.  Ask at the customer desk for a nomination form. Sugges... [MORE]

Do you buy stuff online? Or use the supermarket? April 18, 2016
If you use the internet for any shopping, whether for groceries, books or washing machine spare parts or perhaps train/airline tickets, then you can... [MORE]

Cameras, lights, action! March 18, 2016
Please use your phones or cameras to take photos of informal family groups, performances and anything generally that you think will make a lively ad... [MORE]

Match funding January 09, 2016
We have raised significant sums through match funding raffles via parents who have employers that offer match funding schemes.  Please click he... [MORE]

Photos now up on website November 22, 2015
Annual official group band photos taken at Fairthorne are now viewable on the website here. ... [MORE]

Christmas shopping? Please use EasyFundraising when you do. November 18, 2015
If you sign up now, then you could raise valuable funds for HCYBA while you shop, without costing yourself a penny.  You might also benefit fro... [MORE]

An opportunity to receive a FREE instrument, FREE specialist tuition, FREE music resources via the HAMPSHIRE COUNTY YOUTH BAND Endangered Species Sche October 05, 2015
An opportunity to receive a FREE instrument, FREE specialist tuition, FREE music resources via the HAMPSHIRE COUNTY YOUTH BAND Endangered S... [MORE]

Band photographs October 01, 2015
Please remember your order forms + payment and hand them to a committee member in the classroom adjacent to the refreshment room. ... [MORE]

AGM of HCYBA and Vacancies September 13, 2015
The Annual General Meeting of Hampshire County Youth Band Assocation will be held at 10.45am in a room adjacent to the refreshment area on 21st Nove... [MORE]

EasyFundraising raises s for HCYBA via online shopping September 13, 2015
Weekly supermarket delivery?  Holiday?  Music downloads?  Presents?  Spare parts?  Sheet music?  Many of us buy these ... [MORE]

Blog for Fairthorne Weekend August 27, 2015
Follow the Blog here.  Please add comments.  BlogEd. ... [MORE]

Photos from HCYB Music for Youth in Birmingham July 13, 2015
Click here to see photos. ... [MORE]

Rehearsals: arrival times January 25, 2015
Please would all band members arrive at least 10 minutes before rehearsal on Saturdays to assist in set up. ... [MORE]

Updated! The busking tally .. December 24, 2014
Update from Jock on today's busking: A great session all round!Collection total = £746 plus 2 cents.Great to see a huge band & lots of fa... [MORE]

The final count up December 18, 2014
The previous amount announced for the raffle was an approximation.  After a final tally this is how much we raised on Sunday at the Christmas C... [MORE]

Photos from Christmas Concert December 15, 2014
If you have any good performance photos from the Christmas concert or from other HCYB events that you are happy to have displayed on the HCYBA websi... [MORE]

Guest conductor for HCJB! December 13, 2014
Here are some photos taken on Saturday 13th December whilst Junior Band were busking at the Buttercross in Winchester. The first set:  A young... [MORE]

Blog updates... September 22, 2014
Photos of activities of the band members over the weekend are all up on the Blog here.  A few more photos of the grand drama from Sat... [MORE]

HCYBA Family Form August 20, 2014
If you have mislaid your copy, it may be downloaded here.  Please complete and bring with you to Fairthorne if you have not yet handed yours in... [MORE]

Fairthorne Deadlines August 03, 2014
You should by now have received the information pack for the Fairthorne Residential Brass Course 19th-21st September 2014.  Please ensure that ... [MORE]

Additional photos on the HCJB Blog August 03, 2014
Now that the HCTB tour is over, I have found time to add a backlog of photos from the HCJB Maastricht River Cruise.  There are also various oth... [MORE]

Calendar updated August 01, 2014
Please see here. Or you can download the printable hard copy here. ... [MORE]

Friends scheme launched! July 10, 2014
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County Band Tour Blog Now Live July 03, 2014
Watch the tour via the Blog!  And please add your comments. Find it here. ... [MORE]

HCYB - New letters from JMcK May 17, 2014
Please check them here. ... [MORE]

Fundraising January 29, 2014
Easy Fundraising So far we only have a few people signed up for this, but it is potentially a big earner for us. It really is easy to set up and re... [MORE]

Booking your holiday? January 13, 2014
Click here if you would like to see some great holiday deals that will also generate free donations to HCYBA. ... [MORE]

Switching search engine can be a fundraiser for HCYBA January 03, 2014
Here's a message from EasyFundraising: ... [MORE]

Official Photos now available to view on this website November 10, 2013
To view the photos please click here. ... [MORE]

Photos from 50th Anniversary Concert July 27, 2013
Photos from the 50th Anniversary concert may be viewed here. ... [MORE]

Your online purchases can earn us donations! June 06, 2013
HCYBA is now registered with Easyfundraising which means every time you shop online a donation will be made to HCYBA.  Please note that every t... [MORE]

Message from JMcK: 50th Anniversary Concert April 19, 2013
Dear Parents / band members Can I thank all band members for their fantastic playing at last weekends' HCYB 50th Anniversary celebrations. Our thre... [MORE]

Missed/lost an e-mail? Check the Messages from JMcK page April 05, 2013
Please click here to read latest messages. ... [MORE]

Hoodies for Christmas presents! December 01, 2012
If you (or maybe the grandparents?) were looking for a great present for the kids...a band hoody might be just the answer.  Send an email with ... [MORE]

Official Photos Posted November 09, 2012
Please click here to view the 2012 band photos or access them via the Menu bar. ... [MORE]

Instrument insurance October 17, 2012
If you have a County Band instrument in your possession, please note that the annual contribution towards the insurance premium of £20.00 is n... [MORE]

Details of HCYB branded clothing now up online October 10, 2012
Click on Forms and Information tab on the Main Menu bar.  Here you may download pdf documents with details of all clothing and an order form. &... [MORE]

HCYB gift shopping opportunities! September 29, 2012
Items for sale are of a musical nature....perfect small gifts for birthdays or Christmas.  These will be available for sale at concerts.  ... [MORE]