UK Regional Rankings

To rank the regions we have taken the top three bands from each region, aggregated their positions, and placed in ascending order. A simple method that seems to work effectively.


UK Regions

Rank Regions Positions Agg
1 Yorkshire 2+3+4 9
2 North West 7+8+12 27
3 Wales 1+6+23 30
4 West of England 5+15+24 44
5 Scotland 13+16+35 64
6 Midlands 10+22+54 86
7 London & Southern Counties 29+33+36 98
8 North of England 18+34+81 133

London & Southern Counties

Pos Band Points Change
26 Friary Guildford 97.61 +2
35 Redbridge Brass 54.29 +3
51 Zone One Brass 33.10 +4
77 Wantage Silver 'A' 16.67 -4
80 Haverhill 15.12 +29
89 East London Brass 13.57 +26
90 Aveley and Newham 13.15 -4
130 Kidlington Concert 7.09 +2
160 Thundersley 4.81 +12
179 Medway 3.68 +18
197 Staines Brass 2.98 New

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
9 Virtuosi GUS 343.44 -
16 Desford Colliery 157.05 +3
32 Jaguar Land Rover 66.59 -2
40 Thoresby Colliery 49.40 +6
56 Ratby Co-operative 27.03 +9
78 Derwent Brass 16.49 +15
124 Blidworth Welfare 7.63 +2
140 Newstead Brass 6.18 -6
142 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass 6.00 +36
148 Staffordshire 5.55 +11
152 Jackfield Elcock Reisen 5.15 -8
178 Enderby 3.72 -8
195 Ifton Colliery 3.02 -13
198 Foresters Brass 2000 2.98 New

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
24 Reg Vardy 111.90 -2
52 EYMS 32.32 -4
59 NASUWT Riverside 23.84 +30
102 Fishburn 10.95 +16
133 Easington Colliery 6.81 +24
189 Lockwood Brass 3.25 New

North West

Pos Band Points Change
6 Fairey 438.75 -
8 Foden's 374.39 -
20 Leyland 149.57 -3
31 Milnrow 69.55 +12
39 Wingates 50.42 -4
53 Rainford 31.89 -6
57 Ashton-under-Lyne 26.44 +9
70 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 20.17 +53
83 Vernon Building Society Poynton 14.56 -2
103 Blackburn and Darwen 10.85 -7
108 Oldham Band (Lees) 9.77 -4
116 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 8.62 +5
118 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 8.39 -10
135 Eccles Borough 6.66 -15
137 Longridge 6.46 +3
146 Roberts Bakery 5.64 -10
147 Diggle 5.57 +17

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
13 Whitburn 191.76 +3
15 Co-operative Funeralcare 166.53 +3
46 Dalmellington 42.32 -4
50 Kirkintilloch 33.35 -
67 Bon Accord 20.51 +1
72 Kingdom Brass 19.40 -10
82 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 14.57 -3
88 Bo'ness and Carriden 13.92 +100
131 Newtongrange Silver 6.99 -2
138 Unison Kinneil 6.37 -7
169 Tullis Russell Mills 4.49 New
182 Clackmannan District 3.60 -11

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 2,150.41 -
7 Tredegar 416.94 -
21 Tongwynlais Temperance 132.32 +5
34 Llwydcoed 58.37 +6
37 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 53.14 +21
38 Northop 51.49 -2
43 Burry Port Town 45.62 +2
55 Goodwick Brass 29.86 -3
69 Tylorstown 20.43 -9
74 Ebbw Valley Brass 17.39 -4
84 BTM 14.42 +4
127 Deiniolen 7.43 -13
128 Parc and Dare 7.38 +56
144 Llanrug 5.84 +42
149 Markham and District 5.38 -11
166 Abergavenny Borough 4.52 +8
185 Blaenavon Town 3.44 -8
187 Pontardulais 3.33 -14
190 Lewis Merthyr 3.24 -1

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
5 Flowers 487.69 -
14 Woodfalls 173.00 +7
42 Aldbourne 48.10 -9
44 Filton Concert Brass 43.89 +12
47 Camborne Town 40.95 -10
61 Verwood Concert Brass 23.43 +55
63 St. Dennis 23.31 -4
111 Lanner and District Silver 9.48 +82
123 Lydbrook 7.66 +2
129 Mount Charles 7.23 -2
141 Bournemouth Concert 6.05 -4
168 City of Bristol 4.51 -20
171 St. Austell Town 4.46 +14
196 South West Comms 3.01 New
200 Roche Brass 2.89 -6

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 1,032.89 -
3 Black Dyke 1,001.32 -
4 Grimethorpe Colliery 672.89 -
10 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 274.43 +1
23 Hammonds Saltaire 126.72 +9
25 Rothwell Temperance 103.42 +2
30 Hepworth 75.83 -1
33 City of Bradford 62.71 +51
65 Marsden Silver 22.77 -2
71 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 19.61 -4
81 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 14.89 +2
105 Skelmanthorpe 10.42 +2
109 Hatfield 9.62 +3
117 Elland 8.58 +43
119 Stannington Brass 8.21 -13
151 Strata Brass 5.21 +7
156 Drighlington 4.98 +5
162 Chapeltown Silver 4.65 +13
181 Hade Edge 3.61 -15
184 Hebden Bridge 3.53 -4
194 Crofton Silver 3.03 +5

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