The “Last Night of the Proms” evening at Maidstone Corps, held on 10 March 2012, filled the hall to near capacity. The evening was led by Maidstone Band, under the direction of Bandmaster Kevin Ashman. The guest vocal soloist for the evening was Susanne Dymott.
The New Year Festival presented by the Kettering Citadel Band (Bandmaster Richard Phillips) has for some years now been a fixture in the Salvation Army banding calendar. This year’s edition was presented on 4 February 2012.