CONTEST RESULTS

Butlins Mineworkers (Ch section)

Date: 13 & 14 Jan 2018
Venue: Butlins Skyline Resort, Skegness
Set piece Adjudicator(s): Ian Porthouse, Paul Holland
Music Adjudicator(s): Ian Porthouse, Paul Holland
Entertainment Adjudicator(s): Kevin Wadsworth, Paul Andrews

Pos Band Conductor Test Piece Own Choice Total
Draw Points Pos Draw Points Pos points
1 Flowers David Childs 2 2 2 3 5
The Year of the Dragon (Philip Sparke)
2 Desford Colliery (Leics Miners Trust Fund) Michael Fowles 1 1 3 7 8
Contest Music (Wilfred Heaton)
3 Woodfalls Dr Robert Childs 3 4 7 8 12
Concerto No 1 for Brass Band (Marcus Venables)
4 Friary Guildford Chris King 6 5 4 7 12
The Year of the Dragon (Philip Sparke)
5 Redbridge Brass Jeremy Wise 5 3 1 10 13
Contest Music (Wilfred Heaton)
6 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 4 6 6 7 13
The Year of the Dragon (Philip Sparke)
7 Jaguar Land Rover Dave Lea 8 7 8 15 22
The Year of the Dragon (Philip Sparke)
8 Haverhill Silver Paul Filby 7 8 5 15 23
The Year of the Dragon (Philip Sparke)

In the event of a tie, entertainment result takes precedence.
For test piece, bands had a choice of playing Contest Music (Heaton), The Year of the Dragon (Sparke) or Concerto No 1 for Brass Band (Venables)

Most entertaining programme: Flowers

Best soloist (in test piece): Nicky Longdon (flugel horn, Desford Colliery)
Geoff Dove Soloist Award (best soloist in entertainment programme): Paul Richards (soprano cornet, Flowers)

Highest placed mining band: Desford Colliery