About Us


About The Traditional Youth Marching Bands Association…

For more than 30 years TYMBA has been the home of the traditional youth marching band movement across the UK.  Through training, competitions and other events we work to advance the education of young people through music.

Your Committee…
Carl Nelson – Chairman
Andy Downton – Vice Chairman and Communications & Marketing
Steph Cottrell – Secretary
Dave Wood – Treasurer
Sam Hewitt – Membership Secretary
Joanna Nelson – Head of Contesting
Ian Fazakerley – Official Photographer
Julie McKay
Dale King
Martin Rapley
Ade Evans

Stuart Warmington
Cpl Bugler HM Royal Marines Corps of Drums
Head of Marching at the British Drum Co.