PUSHING BOUNDARIES - How Les Neish is making a successful career of tuba playing

Issue 6011

ON THE BEAT - Gavin Pritchard emphasises the importance of preparation

FRANKLY SPEAKING - Frank Renton discusses the role of conductors


North of England Regional Championships - First Section LIVE

Saturday 16 March, 2019


1 J36 Brass
2 Ripon City Band
3 Kirkbymoorside Town Band

4. Houghton Brass 
5. GT Group Peterlee 
6. Ashington Colliery 

Best Trombone: J36 Brass
Best Bass Section: J36 Brass
Best Percussion: J36 Brass



1 Ripon City Band (Mark Sidwell)
2 Houghton Brass (Tom Gibson)
3 Kirkbymoorside Town Band (Sarah Woodward)
4 G T Group Peterlee (Ian Langthorne)
5 J36 Brass (Andrew Warriner)
6 Ashington Colliery (Nigel Steadman)


Coverage of the North of England Regional Championships from The Gala Theatre, Durham.

First Section:
Saturday 16th March
Test-piece: Symphony of Marches (Gilbert Vinter)
Adjudicators: Stan Lippeatt and Alan Fernie
Draw: 3pm
Commence: 4.30pm

Tabby Kerwin reporting.