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1981 Spring Festival - Grand Shield

Saturday, May 9, 1981

Belle Vue, Manchester

Test piece:
Tournament for Brass,E. Ball

Roy Newsome, Denis Carr

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Leyland VehiclesR. Evans4188
2Brodsworth CollieryK. Johnson10187
3Solent ConcertW. Garner11186
4RogerstoneA. Kenney5184
5Agnes StreetE. Ruddock13-
6HawleyA. McLauchlan16-
7HepworthP. Wadsworth1-
8KippaxJ. Boden8-
9Lancashire ConstabularyH. Bentham9-
10Lewis MerthyrN. Seaman2-
11NorthopK. Bolton15-
12PoyntonA. Lawton7-
13Shirland MinersD. Carlin--
14SirdarT. Walmsley14-
15SlaithwaiteP. Whitaker3-
16Stalybridge Tetley Walker BreweryE. Woodhouse12-
17Yorkshire Bus CompanyE. Griffiths6-


1st: £250
2nd: £200
3rd: £150
4th: £100

The Marple Band - The Marple Band presents Music from Musicals

Saturday 23 June • Stockport Grammar School. Buxton Road. Stockport SK2 7AF

Elland Silver Band - Elland Silver Band

Saturday 23 June • Blackley Blackley Church Prospect View Elland HX5 0TD

Blidworth Welfare Band - Organist Keith Hearnshaw

Saturday 23 June • St Andrews Church, The Green, Swanwick, Derbys DE55 1AN

Besses o' th' Barn Band - Charity Celebration Concert

Saturday 23 June • St Thomas Church, Warrington Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield WN4 9PL

York Railway Institute Band - Dan Thomas - Euphonium

Saturday 23 June • Central Methodist Church. St Saviourgate. York. YO1 8NQ YO1 8NQ

Lydbrook Band

June 22 • Lydbrook Band are recruiting a 2nd Trombone to our join our Championship section band . This is a great opportunity to be part of the premier band in the Royal Forest of Dean.

Garforth Brass

June 21 • GARFORTH BRASS are looking to recruit a SOLO CORNET to complete their 2018 team. Only one rehearsal a week on a Sunday evening from 6.15pm till 7.45pm at Garforth Methodist Church, Church Lane, Garforth, LS25 1NW. Easy access from A1/M1 and Leeds/York.

Amesbury Town Band

June 21 • Players and beginners of any standard are always warmly welcomed especially some more solo cornets, Eb horns and a spare percussionists to help out existing players. Feel free to drop in even if you just fancy a blow or want to try another instrument

Craig Roberts

BA (Hons), MA
Conductor / Adjudicator