Here are links to other sites you may find of interest
Amateur Orchestras in the North West
A comprehensive listing.
Cameo String Quartet of Lancashire
Providing music for weddings, parties and other functions
Under the direction of John Foster, the group aims to encourage lapsed string players back into performing and to give late starters the opportunity and encouragemant to play in an ensemble.
The Violin Shop, Blackpool
Restorers, repairers and dealers in all stringed instruments, bows and accessories.
IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library
Free public domain library for scores and sheet music. Over 3,000 composers, over 58,000 scores.