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1982 Spring Festival - Grand Shield

Saturday, May 15, 1982

Belle Vue, Manchester

Test piece:
Festival Music, Eric Ball

Arthur Butterworth, Kenneth Dennison

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Brodsworth Colliery WelfareD. Carr20193
2Roberts BakeryC. Cranson6191
3RockinghamG. O' Connor14188
4Stalybridge Tetley Walker BreweryE. Woodhouse18186
5Hymac (Rhymney) WorksC. Buckley12185
6Andrews Heat for HireD. Hirst19184
7DobcrossL. Beevers2-
8Edge HillB. Dean11-
9Greenall's ChampionJ. Hudson17-
10Harton & Westoe CollieryK. Johnson15-
11HepworthP. Wadsworth--
12KippaxM. Simpson--
13Lancashire ConstabularyA. Briggs10-
14Lewis MerthyrN. Seaman3-
15LoughboroughC. F. Fisher--
16NorthopK. Bolton7-
17Point of Ayr CollieryG. Jones4-
18Shirland Miners WelfareD. Carling16-
19Solent ConcertW. Garner18-
20Urmston & DavyhulmeG. Seals8-
21Vickers Barrow WorksW. Maginn1-
22Yorkshire RelishG. Walker5-


1st: £300
2nd: £250
3rd: £175
4th: £125 

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David A. Stowell

Conductor and composer