Having a blow on Whit Friday

Issue 5955

All the action from the ‘Greatest Free Show on Earth’

Funding boost for Brass Bands England

Encouraging a new generation of composers

Latest Band Supplies - British Bandsman Rankings now available

Sunday 30 April, 2017

There are significant changes near the top of the latest Band Supplies - British Bandsman World Rankings following the European Championships in Oostende, with the new champion Eikanger-Bjorsvik, runner-up Valaisia and fourth-placed Willebroek all now ensconced firmly within the top echelons of world banding.

Wins for Central Coast Brass at the Australian Championships and Brisbane Excelsior at the New Zealand equivalent see those two bands make significant strides, while 1st Old Boys and Lochgelly were successful in Northern Ireland and the Fife Festival respectively.

See the full top 200 at http://www.britishbandsman.com/rankings