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Cable and Wireless Band

Also/previously known as: Cable & Wireless

This band no longer exists.
Region:London and Southern Counties
Years active:1940 -

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
16th Nov 1968 Reading Contest (Third Section) Little Suite for Brass Band No. 2 12 Arthur Irons
10th Mar 1968 London and Southern Counties (Third Section) Fowey River Suite Arthur Irons
16th Nov 1963 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 2 Quo Vadis? 4 Arthur Irons
16th Nov 1963 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Championship Section) W The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright]
6th Apr 1963 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Spring Song Arthur Irons
17th Nov 1962 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 3 Peter Schmoll 11 Arthur Irons
17th Nov 1962 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Championship Section) 8 Themes from Symphony no. 5 [Tchaikovsky] 1 Arthur Irons
7th Oct 1962 Southend United Contest (Section 2) 1 Snowdon Fantasy Arthur Irons
9th Jun 1962 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Second Section) 1 Academic Festival Overture Arthur Irons
12th May 1962 Royal Tunbridge Wells Contest (Section 1) 1 Arthur Irons
14th Apr 1962 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Peter Schmoll Arthur Irons
25th Nov 1961 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 4 A Welsh Fantasy 8 Arthur Irons
25th Nov 1961 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Championship Section) 6 Les Preludes [arr. Rimmer] 1 Arthur Irons
28th Oct 1961 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Eroica Symphony 8 Arthur Irons
1st Oct 1961 Southend United Contest (Section 2) 2 Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals Arthur Irons
24th Jun 1961 Romford Contest (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
20th May 1961 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) Les Preludes [arr. Rimmer] Arthur Irons
20th May 1961 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Second Section) Arthur Irons
29th Apr 1961 Royal Tunbridge Wells Contest (Section 1) 1 Arthur Irons
15th Apr 1961 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) 3 Symphonic Suite for Brass Arthur Irons
26th Nov 1960 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 6 Suite in Bb [Jacob] 4 Arthur Irons
2nd Apr 1960 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Gallions Reach Arthur Irons
21st Nov 1959 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 2 The English Maiden 4 Arthur Irons
11th Apr 1959 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Yorkshire Ridings Suite Unknown, do you know?
22nd Nov 1958 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Championship Section) 10 The Moor of Venice 7 Arthur Irons
22nd Nov 1958 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 20 Coriolanus 2 Arthur Irons
7th Jun 1958 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Second Section) Arthur Irons
8th Mar 1958 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Venus and Adonis Arthur Irons
23rd Nov 1957 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Second Section) 12 Snowdon Fantasy 11 Arthur Irons
8th Jun 1957 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Second Section) Arthur Irons
13th Apr 1957 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Land of the Ever Young Arthur Irons
24th Nov 1956 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) 9 Normandy 8 Arthur Irons
9th Jun 1956 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) Academic Festival Overture 9 Arthur Irons
7th Apr 1956 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Snowdon Fantasy Arthur Irons
19th Nov 1955 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) 3 Academic Festival Overture 1 Arthur Irons
29th Oct 1955 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 4 Ajanta Arthur Irons
16th Jul 1955 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) Unknown, do you know?
2nd Apr 1955 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) 2 Thames Valley Suite Arthur Irons
5th Mar 1955 Hammersmith Contest (Second Division) 3 Unknown, do you know?
20th Nov 1954 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) Coriolanus 10 Arthur Irons
3rd Apr 1954 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) 3 Call of the Sea 18 Arthur Irons
6th Mar 1954 Hammersmith Contest (Second Division) Call of the Sea 1 Arthur Irons
21st Nov 1953 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) 3 Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals 8 Arthur Irons
19th Sep 1953 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) King Lear 3 Arthur Irons
28th Mar 1953 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) 2 King Lear Arthur Irons
7th Mar 1953 London & Home Counties BBA Spring Contest (Second Section) 2 King Lear Arthur Irons
11th Oct 1952 London and Home Counties BBA Contest (First Section) 3 Festival Overture [Geehl] Arthur Irons
11th Oct 1952 London and Home Counties BBA Contest (Second Section) 3 169 Arthur Irons
19th Jul 1952 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) 2 Thames Valley Suite Arthur Irons
19th Jul 1952 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Arthur Irons
5th Apr 1952 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) Springtime Unknown, do you know?
3rd Nov 1951 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) 3 Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Arthur Irons
3rd Nov 1951 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Championship Section) Comedy Overture Arthur Irons
21st Apr 1951 London and Southern Counties (Second Section) 3 The English Maiden Arthur Irons
4th Nov 1950 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) Labour and Love Arthur Irons
23rd Sep 1950 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) Indian Summer Arthur Irons
15th Jul 1950 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (Second Section) 3 Arthur Irons
25th Feb 1950 London and Southern Counties (Third Section) 2 Indian Summer Arthur Irons
29th Oct 1949 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) 3 The Royal Water Music Arthur Irons
16th Jul 1949 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) 3 Coriolanus Arthur Irons
30th Oct 1948 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 1) Sinfonietta Pastorale Arthur Irons
2nd Oct 1948 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) 5 In Tudor Days Arthur Irons
10th Jul 1948 Daily Herald Brighton Open Brass Band Festival (3rd Section) 3 Free Fantasia Arthur Irons
7th Feb 1948 London and Southern Counties (Third Section) 2 In Tudor Days Arthur Irons

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Notes

Originally Cable and Wireless Messengers band and gradually morphed into the Cable and Wireless band.

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