Welcome to the website of the world famous Besses Boys Band. The band was formed in 1943 and has now been making music for over 60 years. The band is a second section band based in Whitefield just outside Manchester and regularly give fine concert and contest performances both in the local area and further afield.

News 2013


December Band Spreading Christmas Cheer Into The Community
Christmas Concerts in Full Flow
November Band Follow Up Fleetwood Success With Runner Up Spot
Boys Band Commemorate Day of Rememberance
First Race Night a Great Success
October Band Perform for Friends of Kersal Moor
September First Second Section Title - Ever!
Band Lose Euphonium Player
Annual Solo Contest
Friends of Heaton Park Tinged With Sadness
August Concert Review - Summer Concert
Band Announce New Faces
June Band In The Park Concert Review
May Band March For Whit Parades
Band Out On A Relatively Dry Whit Friday
Band's Newest Member Born
April Band Celebrate First 2nd Section Top 6 Placing
March Salute Our Soldiers
Boys Bid Fond Farewell
First Second Section Area Performance
February Changes and New Faces to Band Line Up
Band Perform For The First Time in the Second Section