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
29 Friary Guildford 77.71 -
50 Redbridge Brass 32.95 -3
66 Zone One Brass 20.37 -1
80 Haverhill 13.81 +1
90 Wantage Silver 'A' 12.35 -2
93 Aveley and Newham 11.98 -4
94 East London Brass 11.58 +10
113 Thundersley 8.77 -4
141 Kidlington Concert 5.37 -3

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
12 Virtuosi GUS 271.82 -
23 Desford Colliery 112.36 -
37 Jaguar Land Rover 49.37 -2
45 Thoresby Colliery 37.72 +1
62 Ratby Co-operative 21.74 -
99 Derwent Brass 10.35 -4
135 Blidworth Welfare 6.34 -
169 Newstead Brass 3.99 -10
170 Staffordshire 3.97 -10
172 Enderby 3.83 +25
178 Jackfield Elcock Reisen 3.64 -8
179 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass 3.62 -10

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
19 Reg Vardy 135.12 +1
38 NASUWT Riverside 45.90 -1
51 EYMS 32.65 -3
111 Fishburn 9.03 -5
145 Easington Colliery 5.08 -2

North West

Pos Band Points Change
10 Fairey 337.73 -
11 Foden's 281.61 -
21 Leyland 120.42 -
26 Wingates 97.62 -2
30 Milnrow 77.00 +1
56 Rainford 28.40 -2
68 Ashton-under-Lyne 19.77 -2
81 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 13.80 -2
98 Vernon Building Society Poynton 10.69 -5
117 Blackburn and Darwen 7.90 -5
119 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 7.47 -4
120 Oldham Band (Lees) 7.41 -3
127 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 6.83 -5
151 Eccles Borough 4.71 -4
153 Longridge 4.61 -3
162 Diggle 4.21 -1
164 Roberts Bakery 4.14 -8

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
13 Whitburn 253.98 -
17 Co-operative Funeralcare 135.76 -
40 Dalmellington 42.59 -1
58 Kirkintilloch 27.00 -1
72 Bon Accord 17.34 +1
74 Kingdom Brass 17.05 +3
95 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 11.29 -3
101 Bo'ness and Carriden 9.97 -3
136 Newtongrange Silver 5.98 -5
139 Unison Kinneil 5.65 -6
191 Tullis Russell Mills 3.17 -6
196 Clackmannan District 2.89 -

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 1,939.60 -
8 Tredegar 396.59 -1
27 Tongwynlais Temperance 89.13 -1
39 Llwydcoed 44.69 -1
41 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 40.77 -1
49 Northop 34.48 -5
55 Burry Port Town 29.94 -3
61 Goodwick Brass 22.22 -3
77 Tylorstown 16.26 -5
89 Ebbw Valley Brass 12.61 -4
97 BTM 11.16 -3
143 Deiniolen 5.17 -3
148 Parc and Dare 4.81 -4
156 Markham and District 4.33 -4
174 Llanrug 3.80 -10
182 Pontardulais 3.40 -8
185 Abergavenny Borough 3.35 -9
200 Blaenavon Town 2.72 -5

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
9 Flowers 358.93 -
20 Woodfalls 132.30 -2
42 Camborne Town 39.22 +3
43 Aldbourne 37.99 -2
47 Filton Concert Brass 36.11 -4
60 St. Dennis 22.68 +3
79 Verwood Concert Brass 14.28 -1
134 Lydbrook 6.37 -5
140 Lanner and District Silver 5.52 -4
152 Mount Charles 4.62 -4
154 Roche Brass 4.46 -1
157 Bournemouth Concert 4.32 +11
165 St. Austell Town 4.10 +25
186 City of Bristol 3.34 -8
192 South West Comms 3.16 New

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 835.47 -
3 Black Dyke 820.14 -
5 Grimethorpe Colliery 516.92 -
14 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 221.74 -
28 Hammonds Saltaire 81.94 -
32 Rothwell Temperance 69.71 -
33 Hepworth 59.11 -
36 City of Bradford 50.80 -2
75 Marsden Silver 16.90 -4
85 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 13.02 -2
100 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 9.98 -1
104 Stannington Brass 9.50 +4
121 Skelmanthorpe 7.41 -5
123 Hatfield 7.29 -3
129 Hade Edge 6.72 -5
138 Strata Brass 5.67 +45
142 Elland 5.30 -5
167 Chapeltown Silver 4.05 +24
171 Drighlington 3.92 -9
198 Crofton Silver 2.74 -6

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Stannington Brass Band
Stannington Brass Band, Sheffield. 2nd Section National Champions, and now 1st section. Ambitious, sociable band. MD Derek Re...

Contests

Unibrass 2017
Date: 18-Feb-2017
Venue: King's Rd, Harrogate HG1 5LA

Concerts

Regent Hall Concerts Zone One Brass
Date: 27-Jan-2017
Venue: Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street — opp. BHS. London. W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ

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