Mental Health Conference Marine Hall Fleetwood October 16th 2019

PCA Band had a great trip out to the Marine Hall to perform for the delegates at the Mental Health conference. The acoustics at the venue were fabulous and made us sound better than ever! Mr Miller came with us and enjoyed himself as well - he'd like to come out with us again!

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Elmsdene Dementia Home October 1st 2019

PCA Band made its first ever visit to Elmsdene and our music was thoroughly enjoyed by the residents and staff. We chatted to the residents after we had played and made a great impression on everyone. This was Gabriela's first trip out with the Band - the first of many we hope!

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Hardraw Scar Brass Band Festival September 8th 2019

PCA Band performed at the Hardraw Festival as we have done for the last 21 years! We played a great set and were given a generous round of applause at the end. We looked at the highest waterfall in England which is just yards from where the festival took place. Amazing!

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Summer Holiday Band Practice August 2019 [3]

Marco, Liam, Shaun and Mr Strachan enjoyed the last of the summer holiday Band practices.  Liam made his first appearance and he was very happy to be conductor as we played "Happy Birthday" to mark his 13th birthday!

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Summer Holiday Band Practice August 2019 [2]

Nathan, Mr Bradford, Lewis, Adam and Mirabelle get their lips ready for Hardraw Scar in the Yorkshire Dales in a couple of weeks time. Mr Bradford always complains that his lips hurt when he plays after a few weeks off school - it must be an age thing!  

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Summer Holiday Band Practice August 2019 [1]

Georgia, Mrs Swift and Hannah are practising one of the tunes the Band will be playing at Hardraw Scar on Sunday, September 8th. What a great little combo they are and please notice - all of them are wearing a bobble to tie their hair back!

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Blackpool Sixth Form College July 30th 2019

PCA Band opened proceedings for the "Headstart Resilience Revolution" at the Sixth Form Centre and performed to more than 200 delegates from Blackpool and all over the North West.  Didn't we do well to put together a Band in the second week of the summer holiday! 

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Blackpool Carnival July 20th 2019

The Band had a great time performing on the sea front near the South Pier as part of the Carnival festivities.  Hundreds of people watched us, including several ex-pupils, so we hope they enjoyed themselves - we certainly did!

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Rosehaven Care Home July 18 2019

The Band were invited once again by the owners of the Rosehaven to perform for the residents and staff in their main hall.  Liam left school two years ago but asked if he could play as well so...... no problem! He remembered all our tunes and was note perfect all the way through. Well done!

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The Owls Care Home July 13th 2019

The Band made a return visit to The Owls Rest Home to perform for the residents, staff and carers at their Summer Open Day.  Mrs Chalenor supported the Band with her superb trumpet playing and tucked into a hot dog with the rest of us when we had finished!

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Official Opening of the Berry Building July 12th 2019

The Berry Building was officially opened in front of all the school's pupils and staff plus visitors including Miss Erin Green, our very own medal winning Olympian who cut the tape. Mr Berry thanked all who contributed to the construction of such a fantastic building.

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Key Stages 3 and 4 Summer Production July 11th 2019

There were three performances of the fantastic summer production called "Beware Of The Ogre" and the Band performed at the beginning of each one. We played very well as usual and the production has to be the best ever at Park so well done to everyone involved!

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