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British Open, Sat 5th Sep 1942

Test Piece: Lorenzo
- Thomas Keighley
or Pageantry
- Herbert Howells
Adjudicators: Harold Hind, Frank Wright
Venue: Belle Vue, Manchester

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Position Band Conductor Test Piece Draw Points
1 Fairey Aviation Harry Mortimer Pageantry 9 185
2 Bickershaw Colliery William Haydock Pageantry 11 182
3 City of Coventry Harry Heyes Lorenzo 6 175
4 Brighouse & Rastrick Harry Mortimer Lorenzo 13 173
5 Creswell Colliery Harold Moss Pageantry 5 170
6 Yorkshire Copperworks J. Elliott Lorenzo 7 167
Pemberton Old James Fairhurst Lorenzo 17
Cory Reg Little Lorenzo 3
Grimethorpe Colliery George Thompson Lorenzo 10
Firbeck Colliery A. Hilton Pageantry 4
Sankey's Castle Works J. A. Greenwood Lorenzo 8
Carlton Main Frickley Albert Badrick Pageantry 15
Harton Colliery Jack Atherton Lorenzo 16
Horden Colliery John Dennis Scoins Lorenzo 12
ICI (Alkali) Harry Mortimer Lorenzo 14
Parc & Dare Haydn Bebb Pageantry 2
Barrow Shipyard Herbert Sutcliffe Lorenzo 1
W Platt's Moston Colliery
W Crookhall Colliery
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James Brier was appointed referee.

The bands who performed "Pageantry" did not have to perform the second movement, "Cortege".

Prizes:

1st: 50 plus 2000 Gold Trophy plus the "Sunday Chronicle" Trophy
2nd: 20
3rd: 12
4th: 8
5th: 6
6th: 4

A Gold Medal valued at 2 Guineas was presented to each top six band.

The winning band gave a short concert after the presentation of the prizes, that included a selection of their own choice and a hymn tune as well as a BBC broadcast on the 26th September.

At the end of the contest, Miss Gracie Cole, winner of the Alexander Owen Memorial Scholorship played a solo with Grimethorpe Colliery Band.

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