UK Regional Rankings

To rank the regions we have taken the top three bands from each region, aggregated their positions, and placed in ascending order. A simple method that seems to work effectively.


UK Regions

Rank Regions Positions Agg
1 Yorkshire 2+3+4 9
2 North West 7+8+12 27
3 Wales 1+6+23 30
4 West of England 5+15+24 44
5 Scotland 13+16+35 64
6 Midlands 10+22+54 86
7 London & Southern Counties 29+33+36 98
8 North of England 18+34+81 133

London & Southern Counties

Pos Band Points Change
26 Friary Guildford 79.55 +2
32 Redbridge Brass 53.25 +1
76 Wantage Silver 'A' 14.97 +12
84 Zone One Brass 12.75 +11
90 Kidlington Concert 11.76 +7
95 Thundersley 11.66 +34
98 Haverhill 11.24 -4
116 East London Brass 8.71 -1
124 Aveley and Newham 7.59 -2
162 Regent Brass 4.25 -6
197 Medway 2.79 -1

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
15 Virtuosi GUS 188.47 -
19 Desford Colliery 143.58 +1
42 Jaguar Land Rover 36.61 -1
54 Thoresby Colliery 28.70 +2
81 Ratby Co-operative 13.08 +20
113 Derwent Brass 9.03 +3
129 Enderby 6.77 -2
135 Blidworth Welfare 5.85 +30
184 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass 3.13 New
195 Jackfield Elcock Reisen 2.87 -3

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
24 Reg Vardy 94.76 -
46 NASUWT Riverside 32.96 +7
59 EYMS 25.27 -2
85 Fishburn 12.51 +33
182 Shepherd Group 3.15 New
183 Easington Colliery 3.14 New

North West

Pos Band Points Change
8 Foden's 491.86 -1
12 Fairey 298.91 -
23 Leyland 111.63 -
29 Wingates 67.70 -
33 Milnrow 52.71 -2
50 Rainford 30.96 -2
63 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 20.91 -5
78 Vernon Building Society Poynton 13.72 -4
101 Ashton-under-Lyne 10.95 -11
108 Oldham Band (Lees) 9.87 -4
117 TCTC Group 8.60 -8
132 Eccles Borough 6.55 -4
133 Longridge 6.14 -2
136 Boarshurst Silver (Greenfield) 5.84 -3
148 Blackburn and Darwen 5.15 -5
155 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 4.67 -3
189 Haydock 2.97 -7

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
7 Whitburn 521.24 +1
17 Co-operative Funeralcare 158.30 +2
38 Dalmellington 41.94 -1
47 Kingdom Brass 32.19 -2
58 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 26.10 +9
62 Bon Accord 23.11 +1
64 Kirkintilloch 20.67 -2
68 Unison Kinneil 17.84 -3
86 Bo'ness and Carriden 12.35 +49
94 Bathgate 11.67 -3
118 Newtongrange Silver 8.57 +21
156 Clackmannan District 4.61 -5
163 Johnstone Silver 4.16 +6
187 Tullis Russell Mills 3.04 New

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 1,658.33 -
6 Tredegar 542.08 -1
28 Tongwynlais Temperance 68.70 +7
40 Llwydcoed 38.68 +2
43 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 36.54 +18
48 Northop 32.06 +11
60 Goodwick Brass 23.33 +9
69 Ebbw Valley Brass 17.61 +3
71 Burry Port Town 16.98 +2
102 Tylorstown 10.74 +3
119 BTM 8.52 -6
138 Deiniolen 5.76 +6
142 Parc and Dare 5.58 +57
144 Lewis Merthyr 5.46 +3
149 Ifton Colliery 5.10 +1
180 Abergavenny Borough 3.18 -4
185 Llanrug 3.07 -1
192 Markham and District 2.91 -5
196 Pontardulais 2.87 New
199 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda 2.69 -9

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
10 Flowers 332.89 -
21 Woodfalls 130.04 +1
45 Camborne Town 33.85 +6
55 Filton Concert Brass 27.65 -3
57 Aldbourne 26.69 -2
70 St. Dennis 17.16 +13
123 Verwood Concert Brass 7.78 +2
146 AW Parker (Drybrook) 5.21 -1
147 Lydbrook 5.15 +16
168 Brunel Brass 3.45 +7
170 Bournemouth Concert 3.36 +19
173 South West Comms 3.34 -
176 City of Bristol 3.24 -2
198 Lanner and District Silver 2.77 +2

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 976.16 +1
5 Black Dyke 557.03 +1
9 Grimethorpe Colliery 447.26 -
14 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 201.33 -
34 Rothwell Temperance 50.54 +4
37 Hammonds Saltaire 45.99 -1
39 City of Bradford 41.09 -
41 Hepworth 37.56 +8
77 Marsden Silver 14.28 +2
93 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 11.68 +5
97 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 11.41 -4
110 Stannington Brass 9.40 -
112 Elland Silver 9.34 +18
114 Skelmanthorpe 9.03 +5
151 Strata Brass 5.06 +30
158 Hade Edge 4.39 -3
160 Hatfield 4.31 -
175 Crofton Silver 3.31 +13

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