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2018 Butlins Mineworkers - Championship Section

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Butlins Skyline Resort, Skegness

Test piece:
Own Choice & Entertainment

Paul Holland & Ian Porthouse (Music for both elements), Paul Andrews, Kevin Wadsworth (Entertainment)

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1 Flowers
The Year of the Dragon
David Childs2/2 2+2+1+=5
2 Desford Colliery (LCITWF)
Contest Music
Michael Fowles 1/3 1+3+4=8
3 Woodfalls
Concerto No. 1 for Brass Band
Dr Robert Childs 3/7 4+6+2*=8
4 Friary Guildford
The Year of the Dragon
Chris King 6/4 5+4+3=12
5 Redbridge Brass
Contest Music
Jeremy Wise 5/1 3+5+5*=13
6 Virtuosi GUS
The Year of the Dragon
Adam Cooke 4/6 6+1+6=13
7 Jaguar Land Rover
The Year of the Dragon
Dave Lea 8/8 7+7+8=22
8 Haverhill Silver
The Year of the Dragon
Paul Filby 7/5 8+8+7=23

Highest Placed Mining Band: Desford Colliery (LCITWF)
Most Entertaining Band: Flowers
Test Piece Soloist: Nikki Longden, flugel, Desford Colliery (LCITWF)
Geoff Dove Soloist Award: Paul Richards, soprano, Flowers
Butlins Award for Services to Banding: 

Grimethorpe Colliery Band -

Sunday 19 May • Prince of Wales Theatre. Church St. Cannock WS11 1DE

Contest: scaba Entertainments

Sunday 19 May • The Hawth in Crawley, West Sussex RH10 6YZ

Newstead Brass -

Sunday 19 May • St Wilfrids Church, Church Street, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottingham, NG17 8LA

Black Dyke Band - Stoller Hall, Manchester

Sunday 19 May • Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1DA

Grimethorpe Colliery Band -

Sunday 19 May • Prince of Wales Centre, Church Street, Cannock, Staffs WS11 1DE WS11 1DE

Chinnor Silver

May 19 • We are looking to add a few new faces and require Bb BASS and aTUTTI CORNET . Rehearsals are on a Wednesday and held in our own bandroom. Good mix of concerts and contests planned

Lostock Hall Brass Band

May 16 • LostockHall Band 3rd Section we don't need 76 but would welcome a Trombone to join our ranks (Solo or Bass) and a Bb bass We are a friendly sociable village band with a wide variety of engagements. Situated just off M6 junction 29 close to Preston

The Corsham Band

May 16 • Due to work commitments, a vacancy has arisen for a Tenor Trombone player. First or Second position available. We are a newly promoted Second Section band with a friendly and enthusiastic team.

John Maines

BA (Hons)
Presenter, compere and conductor