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
31 Friary Guildford 64.94 -2
38 Redbridge Brass 45.21 +19
74 Zone One Brass 15.41 -1
93 Kidlington Concert 11.07 -2
98 East London Brass 10.10 -
104 Aveley and Newham 9.61 -1
107 Thundersley 9.38 -6
108 Haverhill 9.38 -9
109 Wantage Silver 'A' 9.38 -5
134 Regent Brass 5.94 -4
163 Medway 4.00 New

Midlands

Pos Band Points Change
14 Virtuosi GUS 174.67 -
22 Desford Colliery 95.90 -1
42 Jaguar Land Rover 36.74 -5
50 Thoresby Colliery 28.06 -1
79 Ratby Co-operative 14.57 -9
114 Enderby 8.21 +38
119 Derwent Brass 7.65 -10
150 Blidworth Welfare 4.81 -6
176 Glossop Old 3.53 -9
179 Ifton Colliery 3.43 -7
196 Staffordshire 2.95 -17
197 Newstead Brass 2.95 -17

North of England

Pos Band Points Change
17 Reg Vardy 118.18 -
41 NASUWT Riverside 37.42 -3
48 EYMS 28.55 -4
101 Fishburn 9.78 -9
154 Easington Colliery 4.42 -6
180 Shepherd Group 3.43 -14
183 J36 Brass 3.33 -6

North West

Pos Band Points Change
9 Foden's 392.91 +1
10 Fairey 386.51 +2
18 Leyland 108.78 +1
24 Wingates 85.05 -
29 Milnrow 67.46 +4
51 Rainford 27.97 -8
62 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 21.46 -1
71 Ashton-under-Lyne 17.24 -2
87 Co-operative Funeralcare North West 12.42 +1
111 Vernon Building Society Poynton 8.53 -3
121 Blackburn and Darwen 7.25 -4
135 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' 5.92 -11
136 Boarshurst Silver (Greenfield) 5.91 -5
137 Oldham Band (Lees) 5.87 -8
138 Eccles Borough 5.85 +23
161 Longridge 4.02 -3
181 Roberts Bakery 3.38 -3
187 Haydock 3.24 New

Scotland

Pos Band Points Change
6 Whitburn 586.13 -1
16 Co-operative Funeralcare 139.26 -
37 Dalmellington 45.84 -3
52 Kirkintilloch 27.94 -6
60 Bon Accord 22.18 -2
68 Kingdom Brass 18.49 -5
86 Bathgate 12.43 -1
88 Bo'ness and Carriden 11.99 -2
90 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass 11.72 -3
116 Newtongrange Silver 7.90 -9
127 Unison Kinneil 6.52 -7
174 Tullis Russell Mills 3.55 -12
191 Clackmannan District 3.03 -8

Wales

Pos Band Points Change
1 Cory 1,901.79 -
5 Tredegar 612.88 +4
26 Tongwynlais Temperance 77.84 +1
36 Llwydcoed 48.14 +4
43 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) 36.62 -1
44 Northop 35.68 -3
46 Burry Port Town 29.69 +7
55 Goodwick Brass 25.88 +12
66 Ebbw Valley Brass 18.89 +31
75 Tylorstown 15.28 +5
92 BTM 11.19 +8
132 Lewis Merthyr 6.09 New
141 Deiniolen 5.34 -3
142 Llanrug 5.18 +1
146 Abergavenny Borough 4.93 +52
148 Parc and Dare 4.84 +2
158 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda 4.06 New
168 Markham and District 3.80 -4
177 Pontardulais 3.50 +18

West of England

Pos Band Points Change
12 Flowers 249.48 -1
21 Woodfalls 96.48 +1
45 Camborne Town 29.93 +2
47 Aldbourne 28.68 -2
53 Filton Concert Brass 26.55 -3
70 St. Dennis 17.38 -4
94 Verwood Concert Brass 10.45 -4
152 South West Comms 4.64 -5
155 Lydbrook 4.40 -13
159 Bournemouth Concert 4.05 -6
160 Lanner and District Silver 4.05 -5
184 Mount Charles 3.30 -21
193 St. Austell Town 3.01 -9
199 Roche Brass 2.92 -14

Yorkshire

Pos Band Points Change
2 Brighouse and Rastrick 1,196.11 +1
4 Black Dyke 701.54 -
8 Grimethorpe Colliery 460.45 -1
13 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery 215.70 -
28 Hammonds Saltaire 70.58 +2
32 Rothwell Temperance 64.32 -1
34 City of Bradford 55.58 +5
35 Hepworth 48.75 -
76 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) 15.22 -2
78 Marsden Silver 15.05 -7
82 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel 13.46 -
103 Stannington Brass 9.65 -1
106 Elland Silver 9.40 -1
120 Skelmanthorpe 7.58 -6
130 Hatfield 6.20 -2
139 Hade Edge 5.80 -6
147 Strata Brass 4.92 -1
175 Chapeltown Silver 3.54 -
189 Drighlington 3.09 -7

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