Vintage Christmas Entertainment

A Victorian Christmas

Without a doubt it was the Victorians that gave us the Christmas we know today, when we think of a traditional Christmas, we are thinking of a Victorian Christmas. Santa, Christmas Trees, mistletoe, Christmas cards, Holly and Ivy, carolling...
Miranda Sykes and Rex Preston

Miranda Sykes and Rex Preston - A rare local performance

Following on from the amazing response we've had to our evening with Steve Knightley , The Band Company have been asked to run another event, and this one promises to be every bit as exciting.

The inspirational melding of musical...

WW1 Centenary

WW1 Centenary – The Last Post

No this isn't our last post (we just love to blog ), but we though it was only fitting that we made some mention of the First World War Centenary. Commemorated this year on 28th July as 100 years since the Great War broke out in...
Bonfire Night Party

Bonfire Night Party

Hot on the heels of our Halloween events we found ourselves putting away our broomsticks and getting ready for our Bonfire night party co-hosted with the picturesque Red Lion pub.

The event started with another children's party. The...

The Fireworks Code

The Fireworks Code

Here at The Band Company we like to provide a full service and like to keep our friends nice and safe. So, as a little reminder of how to ensure you have a happy and safe fireworks event, here is a reminder of The Fireworks Code. Have a...
Halloween Party

The Band Company Halloween Party (s)

We had a VERY full and busy Halloween here at The Band Company, not only did we have most of our bands booked for events on the Friday night, it being Halloween, we also had to help a couple of clients out with last minute bookings due to...

Vintage Clothing and Vintage Living

This month's guest blogger, Leanda Lewis has a passion for all things vintage and works in a bridal gown shop. Here she shares how to achieve that vintage feel and look with minimal effort. Follow Leanda's blog Ginned Up

Guest blogged!


Traditional event

Remember, remember the fifth of November...

...gunpowder, treason and plot!

If you look up the rest of this rhyme, you will find several different versions follow the famously memorable first line, and very few of us will know the whole rhyme beyond the fourth line (assuming you...

May day event

Get Your May Day Event Organised

Personally, I like to live in the moment, enjoying the seasonal changes as they happen, drifting along, choosing what to do as and when holidays and events come around.

Unfortunately these days this is a luxury I can rarely afford. The...

bonfire night Entertainment

Essential Entertainment for Bonfire Night

Our friends over at Fireworks Crazy are our latest guest bloggers and have written this brilliant handy guide to putting on the perfect bonfire night party with lots of hints and links to help you organise an event to remember. Essential...