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
27 Friary Guildford 75.90 +11
37 Redbridge Brass 41.46 +14
51 Zone One Brass 22.74 +1
69 Wantage Silver 'A' 15.56 +6
83 Aveley and Newham 12.02 +7
108 Haverhill 8.39 New
110 East London Brass 8.27 -5
127 Kidlington Concert 5.68 -
166 Thundersley 3.63 +7
192 Medway 2.77 +7
197 Staines Brass 2.68 +3

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
9 Virtuosi GUS 334.21 +3
18 Desford Colliery 156.13 +5
29 Jaguar Land Rover 63.04 +2
44 Thoresby Colliery 31.44 +3
60 Ratby Co-operative 18.31 +11
88 Derwent Brass 11.44 +11
121 Blidworth Welfare 6.61 -4
129 Newstead Brass 5.59 +18
139 Jackfield Elcock Reisen 5.15 +7
151 Staffordshire 4.61 +3
163 Enderby 3.80 -2
169 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass 3.55 +24
177 Ifton Colliery 3.31 +3

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
22 Reg Vardy 112.36 -1
47 EYMS 28.41 -1
85 NASUWT Riverside 11.71 +3
112 Fishburn 7.40 -5
172 Easington Colliery 3.41 -1
193 Felling 2.74 -1

North West

Pos Band Points Change
6 Fairey 461.83 -1
8 Foden's 362.00 -
16 Leyland 163.54 -
34 Wingates 45.64 -1
41 Milnrow 33.82 +2
45 Rainford 30.44 -3
63 Ashton-under-Lyne 17.98 +1
77 Vernon Building Society Poynton 13.06 +2
92 Blackburn and Darwen 10.94 +1
100 Oldham Band (Lees) 9.72 +11
104 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 8.68 +21
115 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 7.19 -5
117 Eccles Borough 7.14 -1
118 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 7.09 -4
135 Roberts Bakery 5.28 -1
137 Longridge 5.25 +12
156 Diggle 4.16 +10
189 Morecambe 2.89 -4

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
15 Whitburn 169.69 -
17 Co-operative Funeralcare 160.50 -
40 Dalmellington 34.07 -1
46 Kirkintilloch 28.64 -2
58 Kingdom Brass 19.41 -1
65 Bon Accord 17.79 -4
75 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 13.77 -1
124 Newtongrange Silver 6.21 -6
125 Unison Kinneil 5.93 -3
164 Clackmannan District 3.75 -4
183 Bo'ness and Carriden 3.16 -2
191 Newmilns and Galston 2.84 -5
200 Johnstone Silver 2.55 -3

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 2,282.57 -
7 Tredegar 375.64 -
26 Tongwynlais Temperance 81.66 -1
35 Northop 43.19 -1
38 Llwydcoed 36.90 -2
43 Burry Port Town 33.14 -3
49 Goodwick Brass 24.85 -1
53 Tylorstown 21.05 -
54 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 20.91 -
67 Ebbw Valley Brass 17.14 -4
86 BTM 11.64 -2
109 Deiniolen 8.28 -6
133 Markham and District 5.29 -2
165 Pontardulais 3.64 -3
167 Abergavenny Borough 3.59 -3
173 Blaenavon Town 3.41 -1
179 Parc and Dare 3.26 -5
182 Llanrug 3.19 -5
185 Lewis Merthyr 3.07 -2
199 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda 2.59 -5

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
5 Flowers 520.15 +1
20 Woodfalls 144.36 +2
33 Aldbourne 47.12 -1
36 Camborne Town 41.89 -1
55 St. Dennis 20.67 -
56 Filton Concert Brass 20.12 +3
111 Verwood Concert Brass 8.10 -7
119 Lydbrook 6.85 +1
120 Mount Charles 6.74 +1
131 Bournemouth Concert 5.38 +11
145 City of Bristol 4.94 -4
180 St. Austell Town 3.21 +4
188 Lanner and District Silver 2.97 +3
190 Roche Brass 2.88 -3

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 1,114.27 -
3 Black Dyke 993.94 -
4 Grimethorpe Colliery 741.17 -
10 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 284.79 -1
25 Rothwell Temperance 83.46 +1
28 Hepworth 71.47 -1
32 Hammonds Saltaire 54.14 -2
59 Marsden Silver 18.69 +8
64 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 17.80 +1
78 City of Bradford 13.00 +2
80 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 12.90 +6
102 Skelmanthorpe 9.05 +21
103 Stannington Brass 8.95 +9
107 Hatfield 8.47 +62
150 Strata Brass 4.72 -6
152 Elland 4.61 -4
155 Drighlington 4.39 -2
158 Hade Edge 4.03 -3
168 Chapeltown Silver 3.59 -5
176 Hebden Bridge 3.35 +20
196 Crofton Silver 2.68 New

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