Tag Archives: Les Swift

Gravesend Hall Reopens with Fellowship Band Festival

The Salvation Army hall in Gravesend was reopened on Friday, 4 November 2005, following a renovation. The occasion was marked with a musical festival by the South London Fellowship Band (conducted by Major George Whittingham)  Read more

Southend Citadel Hosts “Two-in-One” Festival

Southend Citadel Corps hosted a “Two-in-One” Festival on Saturday, 22 October 2005. The concert featured two bands: the South London Fellowship Band (conducted by Major George Whittingham) and the London NE Divisional Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Geoffrey Jordan).  Read more

Brass Festival for St. Christophers

The Upper Norwood church of St. John the Evangelist was the venue for a brass concert in benefit of St. Christopher’s Hospice. The concert, held on 21 May 2004, featured the South London Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Major George Whittingham).  Read more

SLFB Helps Emmanuel Celebrate 75 Years

Over the past ten years, the South London Fellowship Band has developed a special bond with the Emmanuel United Reformed Church in West Wickham. The church is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year and the band was invited to participate in the first of a series of events in celebration of the anniversary.  Read more

Hadleigh Hosts Fellowship Band

Major George Whittingham and the South London Fellowship Band spent the weekend of 14 – 15 February 2004 at the Hadleigh Temple Corps in Essex. This was the band’s second visit to Hadleigh.   Read more