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Issue 5974

THE UNFINISHED SYMPHONY: A CENTENARY CELEBRATION - Celebrating 100 years of Tullis Russell Mills Band

 GEARING UP FOR GATESHEAD - Extensive preview of the 42nd Brass in Concert Championships

Format change at Torquay

Sunday 10 December, 2017

The West of England Brass Band Association has announced the panel of adjudicators for the 2018 West of England Regional Championships, which comprises Brett Baker, Stan Lippeatt, Alan Morrison, David Roberts, Duncan Stubbs OBE and John Winterflood.

The Championships will take place on 10-11 March at the Riviera International Conference Centre, Torquay.

To enable the 4th Section bands to play in the Forum for the first time, the format for the 2018 Championships has been altered from previous years and the schedule for the weekend is as follows:

Saturday 10 March

The Forum: 2nd and 1st sections

The Arena: 3rd Section

Sunday 11 March

The Forum: 4th and Championship sections