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Butlin's Mineworkers

Section 2 Summary

Year Winners Conductor Test piece
2018 Haydock Mark Quinn Variations for Brass Band, Ralph Vaughan Williams
2017 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' Michael Golding Inclusion, Paul Sharman
2016 Besses Boys James Holt Fire in the Blood, Paul Lovatt-Cooper
2015 Eccles Borough Mareika Gray Phoenix, David Holling
2014 Mossley Duncan Byers Kenilworth, Sir Arthur Bliss
2013 Mossley Duncan Byers In Memorium, arr. Neville Buxton
2012 Mossley Duncan Byers The Frogs of Aristophanes, Granville Bantock
2011 Mossley Duncan Byers Rise of the Phoenix, Darrol Barry
2010 East London Brass Jayne Murrill Folkmusic, Keith Wardle
2009 East London Brass Jayne Murrill Crusade, Rieks van der Velde
2008 Haslingden & Helmshore David Holland An Alberta Suite, Derek Broadbent
2007 Delph Phil Goodwin Kaleidoscope, Philip Sparke
2006 Kippax Band Keith Wardle Prometheus Unbound, Granville Bantock
2005 Carlton Brass T. Wilson Verona Lights, Bruce Fraser
2003 Snibston and Desford Colliery Kevin J Steward Triptych For Brass Band, Philip Sparke

Contest: London & SC Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Contest: Welsh Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Brangwyn Hall, The Guildhall, Swansea SA1 4PE

Contest: North of England Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • The Gala Theatre, 1 Millennium Place, Durham DH1 1WA

Black Dyke Band - Victoria Hall, Bolton

Saturday 17 March • 37 Knowsley St, Bolton BL1 2AS

Contest: London & SC REgional Championships

Sunday 18 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

March 17 • Musical Director due to work commitments, the Wakefield Metropolitan Band seeks applications for this position. 1st section band with a 5th place at the areas. We require someone with the drive and ambition to take us to the next level is this you ?

Walsall Brass Band

March 17 • WALSALL BRASS BAND are looking for Cornets, 1st Baritone, 2nd Euphonium, Bb Bass and Percusion.

Cheshire Constabulary Band

March 17 • We are urgently looking for a Tenor Horn, Cornet and snare drummers (for our Corps of drums). Smart friendly well run band with varied engagements, just one rehearsal a week. Open to all walks of life ( you do not need to work for the Police!)

Sarah Groarke-Booth

BA (Hons) MA
Conductor, Adjudicator, Compere, Actor