We would like to sincerely acknowledge the financial contributions made by individuals, families, and friends of St.Fachtna's Silver Band. Without your support, it's maintenance would be impossible.
If you would like to contribute to, or join the band, please contact us

Monday, 15 July 2019

Launch of a Taste of West Cork, Thursday 11th July Baltimore Castle

We played at the launch of the Taste of West Cork guide in Baltimore Castle on Thursday 11th July 2019. There was a lot of people from the local businesses, community, the Mayor and also the Australian Ambassador. The weather was stunning. Thank you all who made it on the day.

Monday, 8 July 2019

Clonakilty 40th Band Championship, Saturday 6th July

It was a lovely day in Clonakilty at the 40th Band Championship. There was a great atmosphere and plenty of people around enjoying all the festivities and old time fair. We Marched through the town to Slaidburn and Anchors A Weigh, then went on to play 2 recitals around the town (Shanleys bar and the Whale tail restaurant). It was a lovely opportunity to take part in the event, a big thank you to all who helped make it possible.
Some pictures below of us playing and also mixing around the town.

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Abbestrewry Union of Parishes Garden Fete, Baltimore

On Saturday June 15th, we played for the Abbestrewry Union of Parishes Garden Fete in Glebe gardens, celebrating the launch of their booklet to mark 200 years of St Mathews Church in Baltimore. It was a fabulous day with great weather, music, tea and cakes. Thanks to all who were involved.

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Skibbereen Fundraiser Saturday 8th June

We certainly had the weather for our fundraiser performance on Saturday. We played a lovely selection of our summer programme at 1pm in the Farmers Market, stopped for a cup of tea, then went on to play in the newly developed Bridge area in Skibbereen at 230pm. Thank you all who turned up to support us on the day.