WINNING BANDS IN THE MIDLANDS AREA (CH SECTION)

Year Winning band Conductor Draw Points
2022 Desford Colliery (Leics Miners Trust Fund) Michael Fowles 10
Contest Music (Wilfred Heaton)
2020 The GUS Band Chris Jeans 1
A Tale as Yet Untold (Philip Sparke)
2019 Desford Colliery (Leics Miners Trust Fund) Michael Fowles 5
Seascapes (Ray Steadman-Allen)
2018 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 2
Odyssey (Kevin Norbury)
2017 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 4
Pageantry (Herbert Howells)
2016 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 12
Cambridge Variations (Philip Sparke)
2015 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 11
The Torchbearer - Symphonic Variations on a theme by Eric Ball (Peter Graham)
2014 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 6
St Magnus (Kenneth Downie)
2013 Jaguar Land Rover Dave Lea 7
Harmony Music (Philip Sparke)
2012 Desford Colliery Russell Gray 8
The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (Derek Bourgeois)
2011 Virtuosi GUS John Berryman 9
Paganini Variations (Philip Wilby)
2010 Virtuosi GUS John Berryman 3
English Heritage (George Lloyd)
2009 Desford Colliery Russell Gray 11
Salute to Youth (Gilbert Vinter)
2008 Desford Colliery Nigel Seaman 12 194
Festival Music (Eric Ball)
2007 Staffordshire David Maplestone 8 194
Isaiah 40 (Robert Redhead)
2006 Newstead Welfare Duncan Beckley 9 193
Journey to the Centre of the Earth (Peter Graham)
2005 Wooley Pritchard Sovereign Brass Trevor Jones 9 192
Rienzi Overture (Richard Wagner arr Howard Lorriman)
2004 Travelsphere Holidays David Stowell 1 197
Tristan Encounters (Martin Ellerby)
2003 Desford Colliery Major Peter Parkes 3 192
Prague (Judith Bingham)
2002 Desford Colliery Major Peter Parkes 7 196
Whitsun Wakes (Michael Ball)
2001 Travelsphere Holidays Frank Renton 2 98
Jazz (Philip Wilby)
2000 Desford Colliery Major Peter Parkes 10 198
Variations on an Enigma (Philip Sparke)
1999 NSK-RHP Ransome Brian Grant 6 195
Blitz (Derek Bourgeois)
1998 Desford Colliery Frank Renton 10 193
Montage (Peter Graham)
1997 NSK-RHP Ransome Brian Grant 6 192
A Lowry Sketchbook (Philip Wilby)
1996 Rigid Containers Group John Berryman 8 194
Sounds (John Golland)
1995 Desford Colliery Major Peter Parkes 4 193
Un Vie de Matelot (Robert Farnon)
1994 William Davis Construction Group Dr Keith Wilkinson 9 194
Partita (Philip Sparke)