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1989 Spring Festival - Grand Shield

Date:
Saturday, May 6, 1989

Venue:
Free Trade Hall, Manchester

Test piece:
Ballet for Band, Joseph Horovitz

Adjudicator(s):
Bram Gray, Frank Renton, James Scott

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Hammonds Sauce WorksG. Whitham11193
2NewhamN. Taken18191
3Parc & DareP. Cosh20190
4Stockbridge Engineering SteelsD. Hirst10189
5Lewington YamahaD. James22188
6LockwoodK. Wadsworth19187
-Agnes StreetE. Ruddock2-
-Airquick (Newark) RansomeR. Payne17-
-Bedwas Trethomas & MachenJ. Gourlay8-
-Blackburn and DarwenA. Evans4-
-British AerospaceE. Landon1-
-Brodsworth CollieryG. O' Connor14-
-Hyundai Heart of EnglandS. Roberts12-
-Laporte IndustriesM. Brownbill6-
-Murray International WhitburnP. Parkes13-
-Roberts BakeryC. Cranson7-
-RockinghamD. Blackledge5-
-Rhodian BrassM. Slater16-
-St. AustellD. Greenwood3-
-Stalybridge & Jones & BrotherA. Lawton21-
-Thoresby Colliery WelfareS. Lippeatt15-
-Vickers Barrow WorksW. H. Maginn9-

Hammonds Sauce and Newham qualified for the 1989 British Open.

Prizes:

1st: £500 plus The Grand Challenge Shield.
2nd: £400 plus The Midland Music Trophy.
3rd: £250
4th: £150 



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