**Beaumaris
Conductor: **Gwyn Evans

**4BR Ranking:**27

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Nicholas Hughes

Principal Euphonium: Glen Van Looy

Soprano: Barri Gwilliam

Trombone: Jos Harris

Horn: Nia Wyn

Flugel: Chris Williams

Baritone: Nicolas Williams

Eb Tuba: Gavin Saynor

Bb Tuba: N/K

**3rd time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**2002

**17th (2002)**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**DNQ

**2nd place at Welsh Regional Championship conducted by Gwyn Evans.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: DNQ

2008: DNQ

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: 11th (Morten E Hansen) (15)

2003: DNQ

2002: 17th (Gwyn Evans) (12)

2001: DNQ

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Unplaced: 2 times – 2002 (17th), 2004 (11th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 2nd (Wales)

Senior Cup: 3rd

**Brighouse & Rastrick
Conductor: **Prof David King

**4BR Ranking:**6

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Stuart Lingard

Principal Euphonium: David Thornton

Soprano: Steven Devolder

Solo Trombone: Chris Gomersall

Solo Horn: William Rushworth

Flugel: Lucy Murphy

Baritone: Ciaran Young

Eb Tuba: Mick Morris

Bb Tuba: Simon Gresswell

**60th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1913

**Best Result:**8 Wins

**Last Year:**Winners

**2011 Qualification:**Winners of Yorkshire Regional Championships conducted by David King (pre-qualified)

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: Winners (David King) (15)

2009: DNQ

2008: DNQ

2007: 6th (Alan Morrison) (20)

2006: DNQ

2005: 6th (James Gourlay (18)

2004: 14th (James Gourlay) (8)

2003: 6th (Ian McElligott) (17)

2002: 5th (Ian McElligott) (1)

2001: 11th (Allan Withington) (4)

**Overall Record:**

Wins: 8 times - 1946, 1968, 1969, 1973, 1980, 1997, 1998, 2010

Second: 4 times - 1963, 1967, 1981, 1999

Third: 3 times - 1948, 1951, 1975

Fourth: 6 times - 1945, 1949, 1954, 1956, 1995, 2000

Fifth: 7 times - 1913, 1950, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1992, 2002

Sixth: 5 times - 1962, 1996, 2003, 2005, 2007

Unplaced: 25 times – 1929 (N/K), 1930 (N/K), 1931 (N/K), 1932 (N/K), 1933 (N/K), 1934 (N/K), 1935 (N/K), 1936 (N/K), 1937 (N/K), 1947 (N/K), 1952 (N/K), 1953 (N/K), 1957 (N/K), 1958 (N/K), 1960 (N/K), 1961 (N/K), 1966 (N/K), 1972 (N/K), 1976 (7th), 1977 (14th), 1982 (9th), 1986 (=14th), 1988 (7th), 1989 (15th), 2001 (11th), 2004 (14th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: Winners (Yorkshire)

Whit Friday: Winners in Saddleworth

English National: 3rd

British Open: 5th

**Carlton Main Frickley Colliery
Conductor:** Phillip McCann

**4BR Ranking:**8

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Kirsty Abbotts

Principal Euphonium: Toni Howden

Soprano: Gary Bates

Solo Horn: Leah Williams

Flugel: Anna Spedding

Solo Trombone: Becky Lundberg

Baritone: Heather Law

Eb Tuba: Paul Davies

Bb Tuba: Ray Sykes MBE

**Appearances:**21st time

**Debut:**1925

**2nd in 1959 & 1960**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**10th

**3rd at Yorkshire Championships conducted by Philip McCann**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 10th (Phillip McCann) (1)

2009: 6th (Russell Gray) (11)

2008: 4th (Russell Gray) (20)

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: DNQ

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Second: 2 times - 1959, 1960

Third: 2 times - 1927, 1957

Fourth: 3 times - 1925, 1979, 2008

Sixth: 1 time - 2009

Unplaced: 12 times – 1928 (N/K), 1929 (N/K), 1930 (N/K), 1952 (N/K) 1958 (N/K), 1971 (N/K), 1973 (N/K), 1978 (N/K), 1982 (N/K), 1983 (N/K), 1999 (17th), 2010 (10th)

**2011 Form:**

Regionals: 3rd (Yorkshire)

British Open: 3rd

**Co-operative Funeralcare
Conductor: **Dr Nicholas Childs

**4BR Ranking:**17

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Jim Hayes

Principal Euphonium: Allison Bonner

Soprano: Caroline Tennant

Solo Trombone: Paul Kiernan

Solo Horn: Alison Halls

Flugel: Caroline Farren

Baritone: Rebecca Childs

Eb Tuba: Willie Young

Bb Tuba: Kenny Brown

**41st time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1929

**2 wins**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**20th

**2nd at the Scottish Regional Championships conducted by Nicholas Childs.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

2010: 20th (Michael Fowles) (7)

2009: 9th (Michael Fowles) (1)

2008: DNQ

2007: DNQ

2006: 10th (Allan Ramsay) (12)

2005: DNQ

2004: 17th (Ian McElligott) 14)

2003: 9th (James Scott) (8)

2002: DNQ

2001: 10th (James Gourlay) (15)

**Overall Record:**

Wins: 2 times - 1990, 1996

Second: 4 times - 1929, 1933, 1934, 1958

Fourth: 1 time - 1992

Fifth: 1 time - 1960

Sixth: 5 times - 1930, 1937, 1993, 1994, 2000

Unplaced: 27 times - 1931, 1932, 1935, 1936, 1938, 1945, 1948, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1971, 1979 (16th=), 1985 (10th), 1988 (11th), 1989 (10th), 1991 (12th), 1997 (11th), 1998 (7th), 2001 (10th), 2003 (9th), 2004 (17th), 2006 (10th), 2009 (9th), 2010 (20th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 2nd (Scotland)

West Lothian: Winners

British Open: 20th

**Cory
Conductor:** Dr. Robert Childs

**4BR Ranking:**1

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Tom Hutchinson

Principal Euphonium: David Childs

Soprano: Bert Van Thienen

Solo Trombone: Chris Thomas

Solo Horn: Owen Farr

Flugel: Joanne Childs

Baritone: Susan Thomas

Eb Tuba: Simon Howell

Bb Tuba: Fraser Bish

**50th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1924

**Best Result:**5 Wins

**Last Year:**2nd

**Winners of the Welsh Regional Championships conducted by Dr. Robert Childs (pre-qualified)**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

2010: 2nd (Robert Childs) (10)

2009: 3rd (Robert Childs) (6)

2008: 3rd (Robert Childs) (14)

2007: 3rd (Robert Childs) (11)

2006: 4th (Robert Childs) (7)

2005: 3rd (Robert Childs) (6)

2004: 4th (Robert Childs) (20)

2003: 3rd (Robert Childs) (12)

2002: 2nd (Robert Childs) (9)

2001: 5th (Robert Childs) (13)

**Overall Record:**

Wins: 5 times - 1974, 1982, 1983, 1984, 2000

Second: 4 times - 1948, 1979, 2002, 2010

Third: 6 times – 1971, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009

Fourth: 2 times – 2004, 2006

Fifth: 3 times - 1972, 1986, 2001

Sixth: 6 times - 1949, 1952, 1967, 1976, 1997, 1998

Unplaced: 23 times – 1924 (N/K), 1945 (N/K), 1950 (N/K), 1951 (N/K), 1956 (N/K), 1959 (N/K), 1960 (N/K), 1961 (N/K), 1962 (N/K), 1963 (N/K), 1964 (N/K), 1965 (N/K), 1966 (N/K), 1968 (N/K), 1973 (N/K), 1975 (11th), 1977 (17th), 1978 (=7th), 1980 (6th), 1981 (=13th), 1988 (18th), 1992 (9th), 1994 (14th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: Winners (Wales)

European Championship: 2nd

British Open: Winners

**East Yorkshire Motor Services
Conductor:** Alan Morrison

**4BR Ranking:**62

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Neil Day

Euphonium: Neil Johnson

Soprano: John Belton

Trombone: Mark Unsworth

Horn: Alison Grantahm

Flugel: Kathy Newiss

Baritone: John Matthews

Eb Tuba: Gareth Hughes

Bb Tuba: Stephen Gibson

**12th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1996

**8th**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**DNQ

**2011 Qualification:**Second at the North of England Championships conducted by Alan Morrison.

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: 20th (Jason Katsikaris) (15)

2008: 9th (Frans Violet) (9)

2007: 12th (Jim Davies) (2)

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: 20th (Gareth Pritchard) (17)

2003: 14th (Gareth Pritchard) (13)

2002: 20th (Gareth Pritchard) (3)

2001: 14th (Gareth Pritchard) (10)

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Unplaced: 11 times – 1996 (8th), 1997 (13th), 1998 (10th), 1999 (15th), 2001 (14th), 2002 (20th), 2003 (14th), 2004 (20th), 2007 (12th), 2008 (9th), 2009 (20th)

**2011 Form:**

Butlins: 9th

Regionals: 2nd (North of England)

Senior Cup: 17th

**Exchange Communications Whitburn
Conductor: Michael Bach
4BR Ranking: **24

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Chris Bradley

Euphonium: Andy Robson

Soprano: Calum Tonner

Trombone: Alex Phillip

Horn: Iain Fleming

Flugel: Jim Chamberlain

Baritone: Evelyn Bradley

Eb Bass: Graham Fraser

Bb Bass: Alan Gourlay

**29th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1968

**Best Result:**3rd

**Last Year:**16th

**Winners of the Scottish Regional Championships conducted by Ian Porthouse.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 16th (Frank Renton) (12)

2009: DNQ

2008: 12th (Steven Mead) (2)

2007: 9th (Steven Mead) (17)

2006: DNQ

2005: 11th (Andrew Duncan) (2)

2004: 8th (Andrew Duncan) (2)

2003: DNQ

2002: 10th (Phillip McCann) (19)

2001: 8th (Phillip McCann) (6)

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Third: 2 times - 1981, 1989

Fifth: 2 times -1990, 1991

Unplaced: 24 times – 1968 (N/K), 1971 (N/K), 1972 (N/K), 1974 (=13th), 1975 (=16th), 1976 (20th), 1977 (19th), 1980 (18th), 1982 (10th), 1986 (7th), 1987 (17th), 1992 (11th), 1993 (8th), 1996 (17th), 1997 (11th), 1998 (13th), 1999 (9th), 2001 (8th), 2002 (10th), 2004 (8th), 2005 (11th), 2007 (9th), 2008 (12th), 2010 (16th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: Winners (Scotland)

West Lothian: Semi-Final

Land O' Burns: 2nd

Grand Shield: 12th

Brass in the Park: Winners

Dr Martin Trust: Winners

**Fairey (Geneva)
Conductor:** Russell Gray

**4BR Ranking:**5

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Iain Culross

Principal Euphonium: Matthew White

Soprano: Ben Richeton

Solo Trombone: Les Webb

Solo Horn: Julie Meechan

Flugel: Mike Eccles

Baritone: Katrina Marzella

Eb Tuba: Ben Thomson

Bb Tuba: Mark Evans

**48th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1945

**9 wins**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**3rd

**2011 Qualification:**2nd place at North West Regional Championships conducted by Russell Gray (pre-qualified).

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 3rd (Russell Gray) (6)

2009: 11th (Philip Chalk) (13)

2008: 5th (Philip Chalk) (5)

2007: DNQ

2006: 7th (Simon Stonehouse) (6)

2005: 8th (Simon Stonehouse) (9)

2004: 10th (David Evans) (19)

2003: Winners (Allan Withington) (19)

2002: Winners (Allan Withington) (14)

2001: 4th (Howard Snell) (2)

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Wins: 9 times - 1945, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1965, 1986, 1993, 2002, 2003

Second: 4 times - 1946, 1947, 1994, 1997

Third: 6 times - 1966, 1978, 1980, 1992, 1998, 2010

Fourth: 4 times - 1984, 1987, 1996, 2001

Fifth: 5 times - 1962, 1975, 1988, 1999, 2008

Sixth: 6 times - 1953, 1958, 1959, 1982, 1990, 1991

Unplaced: 13 times - 1948 (N/K), 1955 (N/K), 1957 (N/K), 1963 (N/K), 1972 (N/K), 1979 (15th), 1983 (8th), 1995 (8th), 2000 (8th), 2004 (10th), 2005 (8th), 2006 (7th), 2009 (11th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 2nd (North West)

English Nationals: 4th

Whit Friday: 2nd in Tameside

European Championship: 6th

British Open: 11th

**Flowers
Conductor: **Paul Holland

**4BR Ranking:**26

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Andy Smith

Euphonium: Andrew Hicks

Soprano: Chris Avison

Trombone: Rob Marsh

Horn: Stewart Crawford

Flugel: Tim Malpas

Baritone: Ben Stratford

Eb Tuba: Andy Johnson

Bb Tuba: Craig Williams

**Appearances:**12th time

**Debut:**1991

**Best Result:**7th

**Last Year:**13th

**2nd place at the West of England Regional Championship conducted by Paul Holland.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

2010: 13th (Paul Holland) (13)

2009: 7th (Paul Holland) (14)

2008: DNQ

2007: 11th (Philip Harper)

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: 16th (Philip Harper) (4)

2002: DNQ

2001: 9th (Philip Harper) (11)

**Overall Record:**

Unplaced: 11 times – 1991 (13th), 1994 (11th), 1995 (14th), 1997 (10th), 1999 (14th), 2000 (16th), 2001 (9th), 2003 (16th), 2007 (11th), 2009 (7th), 2010 (13th)

**2011 Form:**

Butlins Mineworkers: Winners

Yeovil: 4th

Regionals: 2nd (West of England)

Grand Shield: 5th

**Fodens
Conductor: **Allan Withington

**4BR Ranking:**3

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Mark Wilkinson

Principal Euphonium: Glyn Williams

Soprano: Richard Poole

Solo Horn: Lesley Howie

Flugel: Helen Williams

Solo Trombone: John Barber

Baritone: Natsumi MacDonald

Eb Tuba: Stewart Baglin

Bb Tuba: Andy Warriner

**Appearances:**62nd time

**Debut:**1909

**Best Result:**12 wins

**Last Year:**9th

**Winners of the North West Regional Championships conducted by Allan Withington**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 9th (Allan Withington) (11)

2009: 2nd (Garry Cutt) (9)

2008: 2nd (Garry Cutt) (6)

2007: 2nd (Garry Cutt) (6)

2006: 5th (Garry Cutt) (15)

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: 5th (Thomas Wyss) (2)

2002: 4th (Bramwell Tovey) (20)

2001: 2nd (Bramwell Tovey) (20)

**Overall Record:**

Wins: 12 times - 1910, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1950, 1953, 1958, 1999

Second: 13 times - 1909, 1911, 1921, 1949, 1951, 1952, 1988, 1990, 1991, 2001, 2007, 2008, 2009

Third: 7 times - 1912, 1923, 1947, 1954, 1959, 1997, 2000

Fourth: 5 times - 1928, 1957, 1989, 1998, 2002

Fifth: 6 times – 1922, 1956, 1978, 1983, 1985, 2006

Sixth: 3 times - 1925, 1931, 1961

Unplaced: 15 times – 1913, 1924, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1955, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1972, 1976 (13th=), 1977 (15th) , 1980 (16th=), 1993 (11th), 2010 (9th)

**2011 Form:**

Regionals: Winners (North West)

English Nationals: 2nd

Whit Friday: Tameside winners

British Open: 4th

**Hepworth (Cookson Homes)
Conductor:** Michael Fowles

**4BR Ranking:**16

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: David Karran

Principal Euphonium: Sean Conway

Soprano: Paul Shafi

Solo Horn: Hannah Drage

Flugel: David Moore

Solo Trombone: Peter Moore

Baritone: Charmian Gott

Eb Tuba: Simon Mofatt

Bb Tuba: Mike Everett

**3rd time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**2007

**Best Result:**16th

L

**ast Year:**DNQ

**2nd place at Yorkshire Regional Championships conducted by Russell Gray**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: 13th (Frank Renton) (10)

2008: DNQ

2007: 16th (Mark Bentham) (1)

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: DNQ

**Overall Record:**

No Wins:

Unplaced: 2 time - 2007 (16th), 2009 (13th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 2nd (Yorkshire)

Whit Friday: 4th in Saddleworth

Masters: 15th

English National: 5th

British Open: 15th

**Pemberton Old Wigan DW
Conductor:** Mark Bentham

**4BR Ranking:**23

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Joanne Johnson

Euphonium: Nick Birch

Soprano: John Atkinson

Trombone: David Chapman

Horn: Lynne Campbell

Flugel: Carina Halliwell

Baritone: Ashley Jeffers

Eb Tuba: Steven Parfitt

Bb Tuba: Dave McGlynn

**6th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1903

**4th**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**DNQ

**3rd place at North West Regional Championship conducted by Mark Bentham.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: 19th (Mark Bentham) (16)

2008: DNQ

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: DNQ

**Overall Record:**

No Wins:

Fourth place: 1 time - 1906

Fifth place: 1 time - 1903

Unplaced: 3 times - 1904 (N/K), 1907 (N/K), 2009 (19th)

**2011 Form:**

Brass at the Guild Hall: Winners

Regionals:3rd (North West)

English Nationals: 9th

Masters: 7th

Grand Shield: 4th

Dr Martin Trust: 8th

**Redbridge Brass
Conductor: **Jeremy Wise

**4BR Ranking:**29

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Cliff Pask

Euphonium: Lisa Brill

Soprano: Martin Britt

Horn: Chloe Mallett

Flugel: Alan Roberts

Trombone: Neil Hadden

Baritone: Rob Fox

Eb Tuba: Chris Bearman

Bb Tuba: Graham Patterson

**Appearances:**16th time

**Debut:**1988

**7th**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**17th

**Winners of London and Southern Counties Regional Championships conducted by Jeremy Wise.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

2010: 17th (Jeremy Wise) (9)

2009: 15th (Jeremy Wise) (4)

2008: 17th (Jeremy Wise) (12)

2007: 15th (Melvin White) (14)

2006: DNQ

2005: 7th (Melvin White) (4)

2004: 12th (Melvin White) (3)

2003: 15th (Melvin White) (20)

2002: 11th (Melvin White) (15)

2001: DNQ

**Overall Record:**

Unplaced: 15 times 1988 (19th), 1990 (18th), 1991 (18th), 1992 (19th), 1996 (13th), 1997 (18th), 1998 (20th), 2002 (11th), 2003 (15th), 2004 (12th), 2005 (7th), 2007 (15th), 2008 (17th), 2009 (15th), 2010 (17th)

**2011 Form:**

Butlins Mineworkers: 4th

Regionals: Winners (London & Southern Counties)

Grand Shield: 3rd

Masters: 11th

**Reg Vardy
Conductor: **Ray Farr

**4BR Ranking:**13

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Tina Mortimer

Principal Euphonium: Liz Cook

Soprano: Tom Glendinning

Solo Horn: Steve Hardy

Flugel: Stephen King

Solo Trombone: Steffan Maersk

Baritone: Laura Jackson

Eb Tuba: Jen McCausland

Bb Tuba: Colin Dixon

**44th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1963 as Craghead Colliery, 1969 as Ever Ready, 2004 as Reg Vardy

**Best Result:**3rd

**Last Year:**15th

**2011 Qualification:**Winners of the North of England Regional Championships conducted by Nicholas Childs.

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 15th (Ray Farr) (17)

2009: 5th (Stephen Roberts) (3)

2008: 11th (Allan Ramsay) (17)

2007: 19th (Ray Farr) (7)

2006: 16th (Ray Farr) (10)

2005: 10th (Ray Farr) (8)

2004: 3rd (Ray Farr) (18)

2003: 12th (Ray Farr) (15)

2002: 9th (Ray Farr) (8)

2001: DNQ

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Third: 1 time - 2004

Fourth: 1 time - 1976

Fifth: 3 times - 1982, 1997, 2009

Sixth: 3 times -1970, 1973, 1988

Unplaced: 35 times – 1963 (N/K), 1964 (N/K), 1965 (N/K), 1966 (N/K), 1967 (N/K), 1968 (N/K), 1969 (N/K), 1972 (N/K), 1974 (=11th), 1975 (7th), 1977 (7th), 1978 (9th), 1979 (9th), 1980 (11th), 1981 (16th), 1984 (11th), 1985 (12th), 1986 (12th), 1987 (13th), 1989 (17th), 1990 (14th), 1991 (8th), 1992 (16th), 1993 (17th), 1994 (16th), 1995 (19th), 1999 (19th), 2000 (13th), 2002 (9th), 2003 (12th), 2005 (10th), 2006 (16th), 2007 (19th), 2008 (11th), 2010 (15th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: Winners (North of England)

Grand Shield: Winners

English Nationals: 8th

Doctor Martin Trust: 2nd

British Open: 13th

**Rothwell Temperance
Conductor: **David Roberts

**4BR Ranking:**10

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: James McCabe

Principal Euphonium: Andrew Marsh

Soprano: Paul Argyle

Solo Horn: Catherine Roberts

Flugel: Vikki Holland

Solo Trombone: Nick Walker

Baritone: Jack Telfer

Eb Tuba: Edward Hodkin

Bb Tuba: Ben Ridgeon

**Appearances:**6th time

**Debut:**1999

**Best Result:**4th in 2009 & 2010

**Last Year:**4th

**2011 Qualification:**6th at the Yorkshire Regional Championship conducted by David Roberts (pre-quaified).

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 4th (David Roberts) (14)

2009: 4th (David Roberts) (19)

2008: 6th (David Roberts) (16)

2007: DNQ

2006: 14th (David Roberts) (11)

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: DNQ

**Overall Record:**

Fourth: 2 times – 2009, 2010

Sixth: 2 times – 1999, 2008

Unplaced: 1 time – 2006 (14th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 6th (Yorkshire)

Whit Friday: 4th in Saddleworth

English Nationals: 7th

British Open: 12th

**Thoresby Colliery
Conductor: **Philip Harper

**4BR Ranking:**63

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Claire Taylor

Euphonium: Simon Wills

Soprano: Graham Drury

Horn: Jackie Greenstad

Flugel: Andrew Bevan

Trombone: Sheila Blige

Baritone: Dave Buckley

Eb Tuba: Eddie Anguish

Bb Tuba: Dave Howells

**7th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1970

**6th**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**DNQ

**2011 Qualification:**2nd at the Midlands Regional Championship conducted by Ian Porthouse.

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)

2010: DNQ

2009: DNQ

2008: DNQ

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: 17th (Stan Lippeatt) (7)

**Overall Record:**

No wins

1 sixth - 1975

Unplaced: 5 times – 1970 (N/K), 1990 (16th), 1991(9th), 1994 (9th), 2001 (17th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Butlins Mineworkers: 6th

Regionals: 2nd (Midlands)

Masters: 12th

Grand Shield: 9th

**Tredegar
Conductor:** Ian Porthouse

**4BR Ranking:**4

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Dewi Griffiths

Principal Euphonium: Byron Newton

Soprano: Steve Stewart

Solo Trombone: Steve Turton

Solo Horn: Chris Davies

Flugel: Danny Winder

Baritone: Geraint Chamberlain

Eb Tuba: Jacob Pritchard

Bb Tuba: Andy Russell

**Appearances:**25th time

**Debut:**1964

**Best Result:**2nd

**Last Year:**7th

**3rd at the Welsh Regional Championships conducted by Ian Porthouse.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 7th (Ian Porthouse (5)

2009: 14th (Ian Porthouse) (17)

2008: 15th (Ian Porthouse) (3)

2007: 8th (Ian Porthouse) (19)

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: 5th (Russell Gray) (10)

2003: 2nd (Steve Bastable) (11)

2002: DNQ

2001: 7th (Steve Bastable) (14)

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

Second: 2 times – 1993, 2003

Third: 1 time - 1999

Fifth: 3 times - 1994, 2000, 2004

Sixth: 2 times - 1977, 1979

Unplaced: 16 times – 1964 (N/K), 1967 (N/K), 1974 (=13th), 1978 (=14th), 1981 (15th), 1983 (14th), 1985 (=16th), 1990 (17th), 1992 (8th), 1995 (9th), 1996 (11th), 2001 (7th), 2007 (8th), 2008 (15th), 2009 (14th), 2010 (7th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Regionals: 3rd (Wales)

Welsh Open: Winners

Masters: Winners

European Championship: 3rd

National Eisteddfod of Wales: Winners

British Open: 6th

**Virtuosi GUS
Conductor: **John Berryman

**4BR Ranking:**15

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Peter Collins

Principal Euphonium: Mark Giles

Soprano: Rob Domingue

Solo Horn: Nathan Waterman

Flugel: Thomas Fountain

Solo Trombone: Chris Jeans

Baritone: Jo Stephenson

Eb Tuba: Linda Hobbs

Bb Tuba: Mike Smith

**48th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1935

**6 wins**

Best Result:

Best Result:

**Last Year:**6th

**2011 Qualification:**Winners of Midlands Regional Championships conducted by John Berryman.

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: 6th (John Berryman (4)

2009: DNQ

2008: 10th (John Berryman) (18)

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: 6th (David Stowell) (9)

2003: DNQ

2002: 16th (Brian Grant) (18)

2001: 16th (Frank Renton) (3)

**Overall Record:**

Wins: 6 times -1935, 1955, 1957, 1960, 1964, 1966

Second: 2 times - 1938, 1972

Third: 6 times - 1946, 1956, 1963, 1965, 1968, 1983

Fourth: 6 times - 1947, 1949, 1959, 1961, 1974, 1986

Fifth: 1 time - 1969

Sixth: 3 times – 1995, 2004, 2010

Unplaced: 23 times – 1936(N/K), 1937 (N/K), 1958 (N/K), 1962 (N/K), 1967 (N/K), 1973 (N/K), 1976 (=15th), 1978 (11th), 1980 (=12th), 1981 (=7th), 1984 (8th), 1985 (15th), 1987 (7th), 1989 (22nd), 1990 (13th), 1991 (16th), 1993 (9th), 1994 (10th), 1996 (14th), 2000 (12th), 2001 (16th), 2008 (10th)

2011 Form:

2011 Form:

Butlins Mineworkers: 3rd

Regionals: Winners (Midlands)

Masters: 2nd

British Open: 8th

**Woodfalls
Conductor:** Gareth Pritchard

**4BR Ranking:**43

Principal Players:

Principal Players:

Principal Cornet: Kevin Darby

Euphonium: Graham Lawrence

Soprano: Mark Pye

Trombone: Scott Stewart

Horn: Trish Chislett

Flugel: Chris Lewis

Baritone: Chantal Pye

Eb Tuba: Ian Frost

Bb Tuba: Jim Slade

**11th time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**1952

**Best Result:**10th in 1978

**Last Year:**DNQ

**Winners of West of England Regional Championships conducted by Nicholas Childs.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: DNQ

2008: 16th (Melvin White) (7)

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: 18th (Frans Violet) (2)

2001: DNQ

Overall Record:

Overall Record:

No Wins:

Unplaced: 10 times - 1952 (N/K), 1953 (N/K), 1967 (N/K), 1968 (N/K), 1975 (=16th), 1978 (10th), 1996 (15th), 1998 (16th), 2002 (18th), 2008 (16th)

**2011 Form:**

Butlins Mineworkers: 5th

Yeovil: Winners

Regionals: Winners (West of England)

Grand Shield: 17th

Wychavon: 3rd

**Zone One
Conductor: **Richard Ward

**4BR Ranking:**40

**Principal Players:**

Principal Cornet: Jason Evans

Euphonium: Roray Cartmell

Soprano: Craig Burnett

Trombone: Jon Stokes

Horn: Paul Fisher

Flugel: Paul Munday

Baritone: Rob Richardson

Eb Tuba: Mark Grainger

Bb Tuba: Michael Poyser

**2nd time**

Appearances:

Appearances:

**Debut:**2009

**Best Result:**12th

**Last Year:**DNQ

**2nd at London & Southern Counties Championships conducted by Richard Ward.**

2011 Qualification:

2011 Qualification:

**Last 10 Years: (Position, MD, Draw)**

2010: DNQ

2009: 12th (Richard Ward) (18)

2008: DNQ

2007: DNQ

2006: DNQ

2005: DNQ

2004: DNQ

2003: DNQ

2002: DNQ

2001: DNQ

**Overall Record:**

No wins:

Unplaced: 1 time - 2009 (12th)

**2011 Form:**

Butlins Mineworkers: 8th

Regionals: 2nd (London & Southern Counties)

Senior Cup: 11th

Masters: 10th