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1936 National Championships of Great Britain - Championship Section

Saturday, September 26, 1936

Crystal Palace, London

Test piece:
Kenilworth, Arthur Bliss

Herbert Bennett, W. Reynolds

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Fodens Motor WorksF. Mortimer18-
2Black Dyke MillsW. Halliwell19-
3Friary (Guildford)J. Greenwood15-
4Harton CollieryW. Lowes13-
5LutonF. Mortimer4-
6Abram CollieryW. Haydock12-
-BaxendalesJ. Greenwood1-
-Besses o' th BarnW. Wood5-
-Blackhall CollieryN. Thorpe3-
-Blyth INERG. Ramsden16-
-Brighouse & RastrickW. Halliwell21-
-Carlisle St. StephensW. Lowes17-
-Creswell CollieryN. Thorpe6-
-Crystal PalaceD. Wright11-
-HanwellJ. C. Dyson20-
-Irwell SpringsC. Jones9-
-Metropolitan WorksH. Heyes23-
-Morris MotorsS. V. Woods24-
-Munn & FeltonsW. Halliwell8-
-Scottish CWSG. Hawkins7-
-Sheffield TransportG. Hawkins7-
-SlaithwaiteN. Thorpe10-
-Wingates TemperanceH. Moss22-
-Workington TownH. Sutcliffe2-

Walton O' Donnell was appointed referee.


1st: 50 Pounds plus the 1000 Guinea Trophy
2nd: 45 Pounds plus the Daily Telegraph Challenge Cup
3rd: 40 Pounds plus the W W Grant Memorial Trophy
4th: 35 Pounds
5th: 30 Pounds
6th: 10 Pounds 

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!)

David W. Ashworth

Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator