Noted cornet soloist David Daws proved to be as inspiring a guest as could be hoped for when he visited with the Oslo Temple Band (Bandmaster Philip Hannevik) on the last weekend of January, 2005.
The South London Fellowship Band (directed by Major George Whittingham) performed at the St. Laurence Church in Catford on 18 February 2005. The concert was a benefit for the Catford Corps of the Salvation Army, which is raising funds for a renovation project.
The International Staff Band (Bandmaster Stephen Cobb) visited Stockport Citadel on the weekend of 22 – 23 January 2005.
On Sunday, 19 December 2004, the Brangwyn Hall in Swansea was the venue for two Carol Concerts held by the Swansea Citadel Band and Songsters.
The Coventry City Corps has temporarily relocated to the Coventry Methodist Central Hall, so this year’s Carol Concert was also moved from its normal venue at the Belgrade Theatre to the Central Hall. The concert was presented on 12 December 2004.