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
28 Friary Guildford 71.48 -1
38 Redbridge Brass 38.82 -1
55 Zone One Brass 21.32 -4
73 Wantage Silver 'A' 14.37 -4
86 Aveley and Newham 11.30 -3
109 Haverhill 7.90 -1
115 East London Brass 7.62 -5
132 Kidlington Concert 5.26 -5
172 Thundersley 3.35 -6
197 Medway 2.54 -5

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
9 Virtuosi GUS 314.65 -
19 Desford Colliery 147.05 -1
30 Jaguar Land Rover 58.96 -1
46 Thoresby Colliery 29.00 -2
65 Ratby Co-operative 16.80 -5
93 Derwent Brass 10.49 -5
126 Blidworth Welfare 6.20 -5
134 Newstead Brass 5.12 -5
144 Jackfield Elcock Reisen 4.80 -5
159 Staffordshire 4.29 -8
170 Enderby 3.51 -7
178 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass 3.21 -9
182 Ifton Colliery 3.07 -5

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
22 Reg Vardy 106.23 -
48 EYMS 26.62 -1
89 NASUWT Riverside 10.86 -4
118 Fishburn 6.84 -6
157 Easington Colliery 4.34 +15
198 Felling 2.53 -5

North West

Pos Band Points Change
6 Fairey 436.75 -
8 Foden's 341.52 -
17 Leyland 154.79 -1
35 Wingates 42.05 -1
43 Milnrow 31.51 -2
47 Rainford 28.41 -2
66 Ashton-under-Lyne 16.50 -3
81 Vernon Building Society Poynton 12.28 -4
96 Blackburn and Darwen 10.03 -4
104 Oldham Band (Lees) 9.06 -4
108 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 8.11 -4
120 Eccles Borough 6.65 -3
121 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 6.65 -6
123 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 6.49 -5
136 Roberts Bakery 4.93 -1
140 Longridge 4.85 -3
164 Diggle 3.80 -8
196 Morecambe 2.62 -7

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
16 Whitburn 158.91 -1
18 Co-operative Funeralcare 150.23 -1
42 Dalmellington 31.59 -2
50 Kirkintilloch 26.55 -4
62 Kingdom Brass 17.90 -4
68 Bon Accord 16.37 -3
79 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 12.68 -4
129 Newtongrange Silver 5.80 -5
131 Unison Kinneil 5.51 -6
171 Clackmannan District 3.43 -7
188 Bo'ness and Carriden 2.91 -5
195 Newmilns and Galston 2.63 -4

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 2,170.24 -
7 Tredegar 352.37 -
26 Tongwynlais Temperance 79.94 -
36 Northop 39.44 -1
40 Llwydcoed 35.08 -2
45 Burry Port Town 30.37 -2
52 Goodwick Brass 23.33 -3
58 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 20.07 -4
60 Tylorstown 19.41 -7
70 Ebbw Valley Brass 15.95 -3
88 BTM 10.89 -2
114 Deiniolen 7.67 -5
138 Markham and District 4.90 -5
173 Pontardulais 3.35 -8
174 Abergavenny Borough 3.31 -7
177 Blaenavon Town 3.24 -4
184 Parc and Dare 3.00 -5
186 Llanrug 2.93 -4
189 Lewis Merthyr 2.87 -4

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
5 Flowers 491.64 -
21 Woodfalls 135.61 -1
33 Aldbourne 43.91 -
37 Camborne Town 39.15 -1
56 Filton Concert Brass 21.01 -
59 St. Dennis 19.43 -4
116 Verwood Concert Brass 7.48 -5
125 Lydbrook 6.24 -6
127 Mount Charles 6.18 -7
137 Bournemouth Concert 4.91 -6
148 City of Bristol 4.63 -3
185 St. Austell Town 2.94 -5
193 Lanner and District Silver 2.71 -5
194 Roche Brass 2.67 -4

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 1,056.68 -
3 Black Dyke 943.97 -
4 Grimethorpe Colliery 704.97 -
11 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 266.71 -1
27 Rothwell Temperance 77.05 -2
29 Hepworth 65.89 -1
32 Hammonds Saltaire 50.50 -
63 Marsden Silver 17.30 -4
67 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 16.37 -3
83 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 11.98 -3
84 City of Bradford 11.88 -6
106 Stannington Brass 8.40 -3
107 Skelmanthorpe 8.39 -5
112 Hatfield 7.81 -5
158 Strata Brass 4.32 -8
160 Elland 4.24 -8
161 Drighlington 4.05 -6
166 Hade Edge 3.71 -8
175 Chapeltown Silver 3.26 -7
180 Hebden Bridge 3.12 -4
199 Crofton Silver 2.51 -3

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