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2012 Butlins Mineworkers - Championship Section

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Butlins Skyline Resort, Skegness

Test piece:
Un Ve De Matelot, Robert Farnon and Entertainment

Ray Farr and Peter Roberts (Saturday): Peter Roberts and Dr Roger Webster (Sunday)

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1 Flowers Paul Holland 1/9 1st+4th=5pts
2 Virtuosi GUS John Berryman 11/3 2nd+3rd=5pts
3 Woodfalls Paul Lovatt-Cooper 4/5 6th+1st=7pts
4 Redbridge Brass Jeremy Wise 11/4 4th+7th=11pts
5 East Yorkshire Motor Services Alan Morrison 3/2 10th+2nd=12pts
6 Thoresby Colliery Ian Porthouse 6/11 3rd+10th=13pts
7 Desford Colliery Russell Gray 7/10 7th+6th=13pts
8 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Phillip McCann 10/12 9th+5th=14
9 Marsden Silver Prize Glyn Williams 5/6 5th+11th=16pts
10 Tongwynlais Temperance Philip Harper 2/11 8th+8th=16
11 Jaguar Land Rover Dave Lea 9/1 11th+9th=20
12 Wingates Andrew Berryman 12/7 12th+12th=24

Highest Placed Mining Band: Thoresby Colliery
Most Entertaining Band: Woodfalls
Geoff Dove Soloist Award: Thomas Fountain, Flugel (Virtuosi GUS)

Where the points are equal, the set work placing takes precedence for placing
There were no penalty points on any band 

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Howard J Evans

MA (Dist), Mus.B (hons), ARCM (hons), LRAM, LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, composer, arranger, tutor and pianist