BATTLE OF THE TITANS - Bands gear up for a titanic battle at the Royal Albert Hall

Issue 6016

COMPOSERS' CORNER - Dr Liz Lane looks at the subject of  networking 

HERE IS THE NEWS - Looking back at the Daily Herald's Nationals sponsorship

North West Regional Championships - Second Section LIVE!

Friday 22 February, 2019


1. Bollington Brass (Peter Christian)*
2. Besses Boys (James Holt)*
3. Farnworth & Walkden (Luke Pallister)*
4. Eagley (Chris Wormald)
5. Blackpool Brass (Len Charnock)
6. Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' (Mike Golding)
7. Marple (Stephen Curtis)
8. Tyldesley (Robert Taylor)
9. Delph (Philip Goodwin)
10. Old Hall Brass (John North)
11. Poulton-Le-Fylde (Alex Webb)
12. Besses o' th' Barn (Trevor Halliwell)
13. Allerton Brass (Adam D.J. Taylor)
14. Formby (Louise Hough MBE)
15. Rivington & Adlington (Malcolm Wilson)
16. Hazel Grove (Nigel Beasley)
17. Greenfield (Patrick Marshall)

*Top 3 bands qualify for the National Final

Best Percussion: Besses Boys



Test Piece: Rise of the Phoenix (Darrol Barry)
Opera House
Adjudicators: Derek Broadbent & Brian Rostron

1. Old Hall Brass (John North)
2. Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' (Mike Golding)
3. Poulton-Le-Fylde (Alex Webb)
4. Bollington Brass (Peter Christian)
5. Hazel Grove (Nigel Beasley)
6. Greenfield (Patrick Marshall)
7. Formby (Louise Hough MBE)
8. Delph (Philip Goodwin)
9. Farnworth & Walkden (Luke Pallister)
10. Tyldesley (Robert Taylor)
11. Eagley (Chris Wormald)
12. Blackpool Brass (Len Charnock)
13. Rivington & Adlington (Malcolm Wilson)
14. Besses Boys (James Holt)
15. Allerton Brass (Adam D.J. Taylor)
16. Marple (Stephen Curtis)
17. Besses o' th' Barn (Trevor Halliwell)