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1972 Region: North West - Championship Section

Sunday, March 26, 1972

Public Hall, Preston

Test piece:
Concert Overture For Brass Band, Vilem Tausky

Mr Wm. Scholes

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Besses o' th' BarnF. Bryce9190
2Rochdale BandN. Ashcroft6184
3Hoggarth'sH. Bentham4181
-Edge HillM. J. Hughes1-
-Greenway MoorE. Gray5-
-Mirrlees WorksJ. Atherton7-
-Poynton BandG. Shawcross3-
-Vickers Barrow WorksH. Hurst2-
-Walkden BandE. Vint8-


1st: £30 Plus The North-Western Region Challenge Trophy
2nd: £15
3rd: £10 

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Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator