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1964 National Championships of Great Britain - Championship Section

Saturday, October 17, 1964

Royal Albert Hall, London

Test piece:
Variations on a Ninth, Gilbert Vinter

Frank Wright, Gilbert Vinter, Walter Hargreaves

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1G.U.S.S. Boddington14193
2Black Dyke MillsC. H. Jeager6190
3CWS (Manchester)A. Mortimer5188
4Cammell LairdJ. Scott24187
5B.M.C.C. Edmunds22-
6Grimethorpe CollieryG. Thompson21-
-CamborneF. Roberts20-
-City of CoventryA. Chappell15-
-CoryG. Brand18-
-Cowpen & CroftenJ. Carr19-
-Craghead CollieryE. Cunningham3-
-Crossley CarpetsJ. Harrison16-
-FishpondsA. G. Lloyd8-
-Fodens Motor WorksR. Mortimer11-
-HanwellE. Bravington12-
-Harton & WestoeH. Strong4-
-Kinneil CollieryE. Jackson2-
-LutonA. Coupe13-
-MelingriffithH. White23-
-MossleyS. Whiteman10-
-Rushden TemperanceS. Boddington7-
-Scottish CWSR. Oughton17-
-TredegarC. Buckley1-
-Tullis RussellD. Rimmer9-


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

The Baton of Honour was awarded to William Wood
The Diploma of Honour was given to William Bond 

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!)

James McLeod

BMus (hons)
Euphonium Soloist, Teacher and Conductor