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Abergavenny Borough Band

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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
19th Mar 2016 Welsh Area (Second Section) 4 The Mermaid of Zennor 8 Alun Williams
21st Nov 2015 SEWBBA (Merthyr Tydfil) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Trittico 5 Alun Williams
26th Apr 2015 GBBA Entertainments Contest (Open) 1 Craig Roberts
21st Mar 2015 Welsh Area (First Section) 8 A London Overture 9 Craig Roberts
21st Feb 2015 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 7   4 Alun Williams
22nd Nov 2014 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Tallis Variations 6 Alun Williams
4th Oct 2014 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (Championship Section) 2 Tallis Variations 6 Craig Roberts
17th May 2014 SEWBBA (Merthyr Tydfil) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Chivalry Craig Roberts
15th Mar 2014 Welsh Area (First Section) 8 Cry of the Mountain 5 Craig Roberts
15th Feb 2014 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 6 6 Craig Roberts
23rd Nov 2013 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 5 Tallis Variations 7 Chris Turner
5th Oct 2013 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (Championship Section) 3 Trittico Chris Turner
18th May 2013 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Sounds Craig Roberts
16th Mar 2013 Welsh Area (First Section) 5 Brass Triumphant 5 Craig Roberts
16th Feb 2013 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 11 5 Craig Roberts
3rd Feb 2013 GBBA Entertainments Contest (Open) 1 5 Craig Roberts
24th Nov 2012 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 4 Craig Roberts
6th Oct 2012 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 3 Trittico 1 Craig Roberts
17th Mar 2012 Welsh Area (First Section) 4 Mountain Views 5 Craig Roberts
18th Feb 2012 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 9 4 Craig Roberts
19th Nov 2011 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 4 Craig Roberts
8th Oct 2011 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 4 6 Craig Roberts
7th May 2011 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 1 Trittico 5 Craig Roberts
19th Mar 2011 Welsh Area (First Section) 7 Le Carnaval Romain David Griffiths
19th Feb 2011 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 11 9 David Griffiths
2nd Oct 2010 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 3 David Griffiths
22nd May 2010 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 7 Connotations 6 Gareth Ritter
20th Mar 2010 Welsh Area (First Section) 5 A Moorside Suite 2 Steve Sykes
20th Feb 2010 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 9 3 Paul Holland
21st Nov 2009 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 8 Gareth Ritter
10th Oct 2009 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 5 Chivalry Gareth Ritter
20th Sep 2009 Wychavon Contest (1st Section) 9 Gareth Ritter
17th May 2009 Weston-super-Mare (Championship & First Section) 1 Chivalry 4 Gareth Ritter
16th May 2009 Ebbw Vale Contest (Championship Section) 3 Chivalry Gareth Ritter
14th Mar 2009 Welsh Area (First Section) 3 Pentacle 5 Gareth Ritter
21st Feb 2009 Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship 5 Gareth Ritter
15th Nov 2008 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Championship Section) 5 Gareth Ritter
4th Oct 2008 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 5 Gareth Ritter
18th May 2008 Weston-super-Mare (Championship & First Section) 7 The Judges of the Secret Court (Les Francs Juges) 4 Gareth Ritter
17th May 2008 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 5 The Judges of the Secret Court (Les Francs Juges) Gareth Ritter
8th Mar 2008 Welsh Area (First Section) 4 James Cook, Circumnavigator 7 Gareth Ritter
16th Feb 2008 Porthcawl Miners' Eisteddfod 9 2 Gareth Ritter
2008 SEWBBA (Blaenavon) Contest (Championship Section) 5 Gareth Ritter
6th Oct 2007 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 5 T. Williams
12th May 2007 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 6 T. Williams
18th Nov 2006 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Championship Section) 3 Chivalry Colin Hogg
7th Oct 2006 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 2 Journey into Freedom Colin Hogg
30th Sep 2006 BBC Radio Cymru Band of the Year (Round 2) 4 Unknown, do you know?
31st Jul 2006 BBC Radio Cymru Band of the Year (Round 1) 3 Unknown, do you know?
21st May 2006 Weston-super-Mare (Championship & First Section) 2 Tallis Variations Jamie Meredith
6th May 2006 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 5 Tallis Variations Alun Williams
19th Mar 2006 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 9 Journey to the Centre of the Earth 2 Nigel Weeks
18th Feb 2006 Porthcawl Miner's Eisteddford 5 4 Nigel Weeks
19th Nov 2005 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Salome Alun Williams
30th Oct 2005 Pontins (Championship Section) W Three Figures 13
1st Oct 2005 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 4 The Essence of Time Alun Williams
15th May 2005 Weston-super-Mare (Championship & First Section) 1 Chivalry Alun Williams
14th May 2005 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 5 Chivalry Alun Williams
13th Mar 2005 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 10 Overture to Rienzi [arr. Lorriman] 1 Alun Williams
13th Nov 2004 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (First Section) 4 Lyndon Price
2nd Oct 2004 West Wales BBA Contest (First Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
26th Sep 2004 Wychavon Contest (First Section) 10 2 Alun Williams
15th May 2004 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 1 Alun Williams
13th Mar 2004 Welsh Area (First Section) 8 Coventry Variations 9 Philip Harper
15th Nov 2003 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (First Section) 4 Lyndon Price
21st Sep 2003 National Championship of Great Britain (First Section Final) 16 A Kensington Concerto 16 Lyndon Price
17th May 2003 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 1 Lyndon Price
15th Mar 2003 Welsh Area (First Section) 3 Passacaglia on a Theme of Brahms Lyndon Price
16th Nov 2002 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (First Section) 4 The Forest of Dean Lyndon Price
5th Oct 2002 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (First Section) 2 Lyndon Price
22nd Sep 2002 National Championship of Great Britain (First Section Final) 11 Leonardo 5 Philip Harper
20th Apr 2002 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 3 Trittico T. Williams
16th Mar 2002 Welsh Area (First Section) 1 Royal Parks David Childs
29th Sep 2001 Porthcawl Miners' Eisteddfod 9 Brian Howard
12th May 2001 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 7 Tallis Variations Brian Howard
31st Mar 2001 Welsh Area (First Section) 6 The Undaunted Brian Howard
19th Nov 2000 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Brian Howard
1st Oct 2000 Porthcawl Miners' Eisteddfod 5 7 Brian Howard
23rd Sep 2000 West Wales BBA Contest (Championship Section) 6 Eric Powell
13th May 2000 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) 6 Diadem of Gold Brian Howard
18th Mar 2000 Welsh Area (First Section) 7 Music for the Common Man 5 Brian Howard
21st Nov 1999 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (First Section) 2 Brian Howard
25th Sep 1999 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (First Section) 5 Brian Howard
15th May 1999 Ebbw Vale Contest (First Section) 2 Brian Howard
20th Mar 1999 Welsh Area (First Section) 4 Kenilworth 7 Brian Howard
26th Sep 1998 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (First Section) 1 Brian Howard
16th May 1998 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 2 Prisms Brian Howard
14th Mar 1998 Welsh Area (First Section) 6 Purcell Variations [Downie] 5 Steve Sykes
11th Oct 1997 West Wales BBA Contest (First Section) 3 Steve Sykes
5th Apr 1997 Welsh Area (First Section) 8 Ballet for Band Eric Powell
8th Feb 1997 Stroud Brass Band Festival (First Section) 4 Eric Powell
23rd Nov 1996 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (First Section) 3 6 Eric Powell
5th Oct 1996 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (First Section) W
22nd Sep 1996 National Championship of Great Britain (First Section Final) 14 Prisms 6 Eric Powell
13th Apr 1996 Welsh Area (First Section) 1 Spectrum 4 Eric Powell
25th Nov 1995 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (1st Section) 3 Metamorphosis Eric Powell
16th Sep 1995 West Wales BBA Contest (First Section) 2 Resurgam Eric Powell
22nd Apr 1995 Welsh Area (First Section) 4 The Land of the Long White Cloud - Aotearoa 5 Eric Powell
26th Nov 1994 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (1st Section) 2 High Peak Eric Powell
14th May 1994 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 4 Five Blooms in a Welsh Garden Eric Powell
19th Mar 1994 Welsh Area (First Section) 3 Maoriana 5 Eric Powell
27th Nov 1993 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (1st Section) 3 Les Preludes [arr. Rimmer] Eric Powell
18th Sep 1993 West Wales BBA Contest (First Section) 4 Fantasy for Brass Band [Arnold] 3 Eric Powell
22nd May 1993 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (First Section) 3 The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright] Eric Powell
12th Apr 1993 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) Endeavour [Sparke] Eric Powell
13th Mar 1993 Welsh Area (First Section) 8 The Forest of Dean 8 Eric Powell
21st Nov 1992 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (1st Section) 3 The Land of the Long White Cloud - Aotearoa Eric Powell
12th Sep 1992 West Wales BBA Contest (First Section) 2 Variations for Brass Band Eric Powell
20th Apr 1992 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) Symphony of Marches 3 Eric Powell
14th Mar 1992 Welsh Area (First Section) 5 Celebration [Ball] 4 Eric Powell
24th Nov 1991 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 2 Kenilworth Eric Powell
18th May 1991 Ebbw Vale Contest (Second Section) 3 Symphonic Suite for Brass Eric Powell
16th Mar 1991 Welsh Area (Second Section) 4 Masque [Devreese] 2 Eric Powell
2nd Dec 1990 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 1 Tournament for Brass Eric Powell
17th Nov 1990 Reading Contest (Second Section) 1 The Aeronauts 10 Eric Powell
13th May 1990 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Second Section) 2 A Downland Suite Eric Powell
15th Apr 1990 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) Second Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals 9 Eric Powell
17th Mar 1990 Welsh Area (Second Section) Forth Suite 4 Eric Powell
25th Nov 1989 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 2 Academic Festival Overture Eric Powell
7th Oct 1989 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Variations on a Theme by Haydn 4 Eric Powell
26th Mar 1989 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) W Morning Rhapsody
18th Mar 1989 Welsh Area (Second Section) 2 Orion [Bantock] Eric Powell
8th Oct 1988 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Sunrise Eric Powell
14th May 1988 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 2 Tam O'Shanter's Ride [Wright] Eric Powell
3rd Apr 1988 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) Polovtsian Dances Unknown, do you know?
19th Mar 1988 Welsh Area (Second Section) 1 Eric Powell
10th May 1987 Weston-super-Mare (Championship Section) 4 Eric Powell
21st Mar 1987 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 8 Diversions on a Bass Theme 6 Eric Powell
7th Feb 1987 Severn Sound Entertainment Band Contest (Championship Section) 5 Unknown, do you know?
17th May 1986 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Championship Section) Pageantry 5 Eric Powell
22nd Feb 1986 Welsh Area (Championship Section) Variations on a Theme by Haydn Eric Powell
16th Nov 1985 SEWBBA (Porthcawl) Contest (Second Section) 2 A Caledonian Suite A. Powell
27th Oct 1985 Pontins (Second Section) Journey into Freedom 14 Eric Powell
5th Oct 1985 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Celebration [Ball] 18 Eric Powell
14th Sep 1985 West Wales BBA Contest (Second Section) 2 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Leidzen] Eric Powell
18th May 1985 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 1 Culloden Moor Eric Powell
7th Apr 1985 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 4 The Three Musketeers 15 Eric Powell
23rd Mar 1985 Welsh Area (Second Section) 1 Music for a Brass Band 3 Eric Powell
15th Sep 1984 West Wales BBA Contest (Class B) 3 Prelude to Hansel & Gretel [arr. Ball] Eric Powell
12th May 1984 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Second Section) 2 Song and Dances Eric Powell
24th Mar 1984 Welsh Area (Second Section) 13 Dimensions 3 Eric Powell
9th Jul 1983 Rhymney Valley Council Contest (Section A) 4 Eric Powell
26th Mar 1983 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 8 Images [McCabe] 6 Eric Powell
27th Feb 1982 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 6 Essay 2 Eric Powell
21st Nov 1981 West Wales BBA Contest (Class B) 3 Unknown, do you know?
31st Oct 1981 Pontins (Second Section) 12 Honour and Glory [Bath] 7 Eric Powell
16th May 1981 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 3 Academic Festival Overture Eric Powell
19th Apr 1981 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 4 The Aeronauts 11 Eric Powell
11th Apr 1981 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 1 Rhapsody in Brass Unknown, do you know?
21st Mar 1981 Welsh Area (Second Section) 5 Concertino [Lane] 1 Eric Powell
7th Jun 1980 Welsh Miners Gala (March Contest) 3 Unknown, do you know?
3rd May 1980 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
6th Apr 1980 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) Scheherazade 7 Eric Powell
29th Mar 1980 Welsh Area (Second Section) 3 Concert Overture for Brass Band 9 Eric Powell
24th Nov 1979 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 1 Eric Powell
20th Oct 1979 West Wales BBA Contest (Class C) 1 Eric Powell
6th Oct 1979 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) Alice in Wonderland [Hanmer] Eric Powell
9th Jun 1979 Welsh Miners Gala (March Contest) 1 Unknown, do you know?
13th May 1979 West Wales BBA Contest (Class C) 2 Metropolis Eric Powell
21st Apr 1979 Welsh Area (Third Section) 3 Introduction and Allegro 1 Eric Powell
14th Apr 1979 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) Land of the Mountain and the Flood Eric Powell
10th Mar 1979 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Third Section) 2 Eric Powell
25th Nov 1978 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 2 Eric Powell
10th Jun 1978 Welsh Miners Gala (March Contest) 2 Unknown, do you know?
8th Apr 1978 Welsh Area (Third Section) 4 Call of the Sea 3 Eric Powell
25th Mar 1978 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) Snowdon Fantasy Eric Powell
5th Nov 1977 Pontins (Third Section) First Suite in Eb 9 Eric Powell
23rd Apr 1977 Welsh Area (Third Section) Rococo Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky [Street] 9 Eric Powell
9th Apr 1977 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) Othello 10 Eric Powell
19th Mar 1977 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Youth Section) 2 Eric Powell
10th Apr 1976 Welsh Area (Third Section) Promenade 2 Eric Powell
11th Oct 1975 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) Pride of Race Eric Powell
12th Apr 1975 Welsh Area (Third Section) 3 Partita [Gregson] Eric Powell
30th Nov 1974 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (D Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
5th Oct 1974 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) Youth Salutes a Master Eric Powell
30th Mar 1974 Welsh Area (Fourth Section) 3 Four Little Maids 5 Eric Powell
2nd Mar 1974 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Fourth Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
2nd Jun 1973 Welsh Miners Gala (Fourth Section) 1 Eric Powell
31st Mar 1973 Welsh Area (Fourth Section) 4 St. Michael's Mount 7 Eric Powell
17th Feb 1973 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (D Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
14th Oct 1972 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) Lindum Suite 14 Eric Powell
9th Sep 1972 Cwmaman Festival Contest (Class D) 3 Unknown, do you know?
22nd Apr 1972 Welsh Area (Fourth Section) 2 The Rising Generation 11 Eric Powell
3rd Apr 1971 West of England Area (Fourth Section) The Ancient Temple Eric Powell
5th Sep 1936 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) Unknown, do you know?
13th Jul 1929 Fairford Contest (Section 3) The Spirit of Youth Unknown, do you know?
13th Jul 1929 Fairford Contest (Section 2) A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
25th Jun 1914 Pontypool Contest Classic Gems Unknown, do you know?
26th Sep 1908 Crystal Palace (Preliminary Cup) Old Favourites Frank Auty
16th Apr 1900 Lydney Contest Songs of England [Bath] Unknown, do you know?

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