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
33 Friary Guildford 56.94 -2
42 Redbridge Brass 40.40 -4
87 Zone One Brass 13.43 -13
97 Kidlington Concert 11.96 -4
98 Wantage Silver 'A' 11.52 +11
112 Aveley and Newham 8.83 -8
116 East London Brass 8.64 -18
124 Thundersley 7.89 -17
129 Haverhill 7.52 -21
147 Regent Brass 5.40 -13
189 Medway 3.39 -26

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
16 Virtuosi GUS 186.11 -2
27 Desford Colliery 87.47 -5
50 Jaguar Land Rover 32.61 -8
59 Thoresby Colliery 23.87 -9
89 Ratby Co-operative 13.17 -10
109 Derwent Brass 10.17 +10
122 Enderby 8.21 -8
139 Ifton Colliery 5.88 +40
159 Blidworth Welfare 4.29 -9
194 Glossop Old 3.27 -18

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
21 Reg Vardy 116.92 -4
49 NASUWT Riverside 33.39 -8
55 EYMS 27.68 -7
103 Fishburn 10.81 -2
175 Easington Colliery 3.69 -21

North West

Pos Band Points Change
8 Foden's 558.48 +1
11 Fairey 368.26 -1
20 Leyland 119.24 -2
28 Wingates 81.48 -4
31 Milnrow 65.58 -2
44 Rainford 38.50 +7
70 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 20.16 -8
79 Ashton-under-Lyne 15.30 -8
102 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 10.96 -15
126 Vernon Building Society Poynton 7.80 -15
130 Oldham Band (Lees) 7.10 +7
131 Blackburn and Darwen 6.96 -10
144 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 5.54 -9
145 Boarshurst Silver (Greenfield) 5.51 -9
150 Eccles Borough 5.19 -12
184 Longridge 3.54 -23
196 Roberts Bakery 3.08 -15

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
7 Whitburn 642.51 -1
15 Co-operative Funeralcare 197.08 +1
35 Dalmellington 55.98 +2
38 Kingdom Brass 42.75 +30
52 Kirkintilloch 30.35 -
56 Bon Accord 26.98 +4
60 Unison Kinneil 23.39 +67
61 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 23.09 +29
86 Bathgate 13.46 -
100 Bo'ness and Carriden 11.35 -12
123 Newtongrange Silver 7.99 -7
136 Clackmannan District 6.38 +55
177 Tullis Russell Mills 3.68 -3
185 Johnstone Silver 3.53 New

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 2,057.07 -
5 Tredegar 667.66 -
29 Tongwynlais Temperance 73.57 -3
37 Llwydcoed 44.85 -1
47 Northop 33.84 -3
51 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 32.50 -8
57 Burry Port Town 25.23 -11
64 Goodwick Brass 22.61 -9
72 Ebbw Valley Brass 18.61 -6
82 Tylorstown 13.86 -7
106 BTM 10.24 -14
133 Deiniolen 6.61 +8
135 Lewis Merthyr 6.41 -3
155 Llanrug 4.44 -13
160 Abergavenny Borough 4.29 -14
167 Parc and Dare 4.14 -19
181 Markham and District 3.62 -13
183 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda 3.54 -25
198 Pontardulais 3.05 -21

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
13 Flowers 263.56 -1
26 Woodfalls 89.23 -5
48 Camborne Town 33.60 -3
54 Aldbourne 29.09 -7
63 Filton Concert Brass 22.81 -10
78 St. Dennis 15.63 -8
114 Verwood Concert Brass 8.77 -20
154 Lydbrook 4.69 +1
169 South West Comms 4.06 -17
182 AW Parker (Drybrook) 3.62 New
186 Bournemouth Concert 3.50 -27
191 Lanner and District Silver 3.33 -31

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 1,192.19 -
6 Black Dyke 663.09 -2
9 Grimethorpe Colliery 534.01 -1
14 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 240.06 -1
32 Hammonds Saltaire 60.71 -4
34 Rothwell Temperance 56.33 -2
36 City of Bradford 46.41 -2
40 Hepworth 41.63 -5
73 Marsden Silver 18.17 +5
88 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 13.35 -12
90 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 12.97 -8
117 Stannington Brass 8.57 -14
118 Elland Silver 8.54 -12
121 Skelmanthorpe 8.32 -1
143 Hade Edge 5.58 -4
148 Hatfield 5.31 -18
164 Strata Brass 4.18 -17
188 Crofton Silver 3.42 New

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