2008 National Championships of Great Britain - Photo Gallery - Postcard

13-Oct-2008

Selection of postcard photos from the 2008 National Championships of Great Britain from the Royal Albert Hall, London


Photos by Ian Clowes, Goldy Solutions. Go to www.goldysolutions.co.uk

A Postcard from the National Finals, London

Albert Hall
An illuminated Albert Hall waits in readiness

Albert Hall
The distinctive architecture of the Albert Hall

Regent Hall with Fodens
The pre-contest concert in Regent Hall with Fodens

Street Sign London SW7
The day begins in London SW7

Stage Door Albert Hall
Bandsmen This Way!

trophies
The stage is set

Audience gathers as the contest begins
The audience gathers as the contest begins

Grimethorpe
Grimethorpe open the proceedings

Iain Fleming and Jim Chamberlain of Whitburn
Horn: Iain Fleming & Flugel: Jim Chamberlain - Whitburn

Smiling eyes from Desford Colliery
Smiling eyes from Desford Colliery

Kenneth Downie
Kenneth Downie composer of 'Concertino for Brass Band'

Rothwell
Within touching distance of the trophy - Rothwell placed 6th

Following the score in the shadow of the organ
Following the score in the shadow of the organ

Fairey Band
Fairey Band take the stage placed 5th

Toni Howden
Carlton's Toni Howden takes the applause for the 4th place performance

Robert Childs and Michelle Ibbotson
Robert Childs acknowledges soprano cornet player Michelle Ibbotson

Liz Haygarth
Liz Haygarth preparing to play with runners-up Fodens

Garry Cutt brings Fodens players to their feet
Garry Cutt brings Fodens players to their feet

Grimey
The music of Queen - according to 'Grimey' before the results

Fanfare Trumpeters Welsh Guards
Fanfare Trumpeters, Welsh Guards at the results

Black Dyke take the applause
Black Dyke take the applause

National Champions 2008 Black Dyke
National Champions 2008 - Black Dyke

Black Dyke celebrate
Posing for the cameras - Black Dyke celebrate

Nick Childs
Trophy to hand an interview with winning MD Nick Childs

Black Dyke National Champions 2008
Black Dyke - National Champions 2008

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