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1946 National Championships of Great Britain - Championship Section

Saturday, October 19, 1946

Royal Albert Hall, London

Test piece:
Oliver Cromwell, Henry Geehl

John Greenwood, Frank Wright

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Brighouse & RastrickE. Ball13192
2Fairey AviationH. Mortimer4189
3Munn & FeltonsS. Boddington11187
4HanwellG. Tuner10185
5Parkhead ForgeG. Hawkins9-
-Barrow ShipyardH. Sutcliffe6-
-CamborneA. W. Parker5-
-Clydebank BurghC. Telfer15-
-Creswell CollieryH. Moss2-
-CWS (Manchester)E. Ball8-
-EnfieldE. S. Carter7-
-Harton CollieryJ. Atherton14-
-North SeatonW. S. Bond12-
-Parc & DareH. Bebb1-
-Yorkshire Copper WorksS. Wood3-

Henry Geehl was appointed referee.


1st: 200 Guineas
2nd: 150 Guineas
3rd: 75 Guineas
4th: 50 Guineas

Awards presented at the evening Festival Concert.
The contest started at 12.00 noon.

Cory Workmens were listed in the programme but did not compete at the contest.

The programme cost 6d and all proceeds went to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children.  

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 Frame

Bass/Tenor Trombone Player, Adjudicator (Member of AoBBA) Occasional Conductor