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Edge Hill

Also/previously known as: Edge Hill B.R, Edge Hill B.R., Edge Hill (British Rail), Edge Hill British Railways, Edge Hill (L.M.S.), Edge Hill L.M.S., Edge Hill (L & N.W.)

This band no longer exists.
Region:North West
Years active:1879 -

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
22nd Apr 1984 Pontins Southport (Second Section) A French Suite 13 Robert Dean
4th Apr 1983 Pontins Southport (Second Section) Prince Igor Overture 8 Robert Dean
20th Mar 1983 North West Area (Second Section) Caprice Brass Fair 2 Robert Dean
6th Mar 1983 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 5 Prince Igor Overture 15 Robert Dean
15th May 1982 Grand Shield Festival Music 11 Robert Dean
11th Apr 1982 Pontins Southport (Second Section) Pride of Race 2 Robert Dean
21st Mar 1982 North West Area (Second Section) Henry the Fifth [Vaughan Williams] 3 Robert Dean
7th Mar 1982 Oldham Contest (Championship and Section 2) The Aeronauts 5 Robert Dean
14th Feb 1982 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 1 North West Passage 5 Robert Dean
31st Oct 1981 Pontins (Second Section) 7 Honour and Glory [Bath] 1 Robert Dean
19th Apr 1981 Pontins Southport (Second Section) 5 The Aeronauts Robert Dean
22nd Mar 1981 North West Area (Second Section) 4 Concertino [Lane] 15 Robert Dean
15th Feb 1981 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 1 Prometheus Unbound 8 Robert Dean
26th Oct 1980 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
16th Apr 1979 Pontins Southport (Championship Section) Tam O'Shanter's Ride [Wright] 7 Robert Dean
1st Apr 1979 North West Area (Championship Section) 13 Variations for Brass Band [Vaughan Williams] 10 Robert Dean
25th Mar 1973 North West Area (Championship Section) W The Plantagenets
3rd Dec 1972 Wills Regional Championships - Preston (Championship Section) 5 Prometheus Unbound 6 Mervin Hughes
22nd Apr 1972 Wills Championships Grand Finals (Championship Section) Prometheus Unbound 16 Mervin Hughes
9th Apr 1972 NWABBA Contest (Championship Section) W
26th Mar 1972 North West Area (Championship Section) Concert Overture for Brass Band 1 Mervin Hughes
6th Feb 1972 Rochdale Contest (Section A) 5 Mervin Hughes
5th Dec 1971 Wills Regional Championships - Preston (Championship Section) 1 Essay [Gregson] 2 Mervin Hughes
2nd May 1971 Trans Pennine (Greenfield) Band Contest W
18th Apr 1971 North West Area (Championship Section) A Joyful Noise 5 Mervin Hughes
6th Sep 1970 British Open Pageantry 5 W. M. Daniels
12th Apr 1970 North West Area (Championship Section) The Corsair 2 W. M. Daniels
7th Dec 1969 Wills Regional Championships - Preston (Championship Section) 4 The Frogs of Aristophanes William Yates
6th Sep 1969 British Open Spectrum 20 William Yates
20th Apr 1969 North West Area (Championship Section) W Diadem of Gold
7th Sep 1968 British Open John O'Gaunt [Vinter] 7 William Yates
20th Apr 1968 North West Area (Championship Section) Themes From Beethoven's 8th Symphony 2 William Yates
2nd Sep 1967 British Open Comedy Overture 16 C. Marriott
3rd Sep 1966 British Open 17 A Downland Suite 7 C. Marriott
30th Oct 1965 North Wales Rally (Open Section) 1 From the New World [arr. Rimmer] William Yates
12th Sep 1965 Morecambe Entertainment Contest Final 1 William Yates
4th Sep 1965 British Open Saga of the North 11 William Yates
10th Apr 1965 North West Area (Championship Section) Themes from the First Symphony [Beethoven] 9 William Yates
5th Sep 1964 British Open 23 Lorenzo 15 William Yates
18th Apr 1964 North West Area (Championship Section) Symphony of Marches 4 William Yates
19th Oct 1963 National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final) The Belmont Variations 5 William Yates
20th Apr 1963 North West Area (Championship Section) 3 Overture to Rienzi [arr. Johns] 3 William Yates
3rd Mar 1962 North West Area (Championship Section) Salute to Youth 8 William Yates
28th Oct 1961 National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final) The Judges of the Secret Court (Les Francs Juges) 1 William Yates
16th Sep 1961 British Open Main Street 4 William Yates
22nd Apr 1961 North West Area (Championship Section) 3 Les Preludes [arr. Rimmer] 10 William Yates
5th Sep 1959 British Open The Undaunted 10 William Yates
25th Apr 1959 North West Area (Championship Section) Wuthering Heights William Yates
6th Sep 1958 British Open Sunset Rhapsody 10 William Yates
22nd Mar 1958 North West Area (Championship Section) The Moor of Venice William Yates
7th Sep 1957 British Open Carnival [Perkin] 3 William Yates
27th Apr 1957 North West Area (Championship Section) Themes from Symphony no. 9 [Beethoven] 4 William Yates
1st Sep 1956 British Open Tam O'Shanter's Ride [Wright] 11 William Yates
28th Apr 1956 North West Area (Championship Section) Orion [Bantock] 4 William Yates
3rd Sep 1955 British Open Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Leidzen] 13 William Yates
3rd Jun 1955 Whit Friday Middleton 1 Unknown, do you know?
16th Apr 1955 North West Area (Championship Section) The Severn Suite 5 William Yates
4th Sep 1954 British Open Tournament for Brass 6 William Yates
11th Jun 1954 Whit Friday Middleton 1 Unknown, do you know?
8th May 1954 Rhyl Festival of Brass (Championship/First Section) 3 Clive of India 1 William Yates
27th Feb 1954 North West Area (Championship Section) Clive of India 10 William Yates
5th Sep 1953 British Open The Three Musketeers 12 N. Jones
9th May 1953 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 2 Tchaikovsky's Works [arr. Reynolds] N. Jones
21st Mar 1953 North West Area (Championship Section) Rhapsody in Brass 4 N. Jones
6th Sep 1952 British Open Scena Sinfonica 3 N. Jones
24th May 1952 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 2 Resurgam N. Jones
22nd Mar 1952 North West Area (Championship Section) Resurgam N. Jones
1st Sep 1951 British Open The Conquerors 8 N. Jones
5th May 1951 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 1 N. Jones
7th Apr 1951 North West Area (Championship Section) 4 Atlantic [Wright] N. Jones
2nd Sep 1950 British Open Resurgam 19 N. Jones
20th May 1950 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 3 Coriolanus N. Jones
22nd Apr 1950 North West Area (Championship Section) 5 Festival Overture [Geehl] 6 N. Jones
12th Nov 1949 National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final) Comedy Overture 7 N. Jones
3rd Sep 1949 British Open Rhapsody in Brass 17 N. Jones
21st May 1949 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 3 Lorenzo N. Jones
2nd Apr 1949 North West Area (Championship Section) 2 Morning Rhapsody 6 N. Jones
4th Sep 1948 British Open Music for Brass 18 N. Jones
19th Jun 1948 Rhyl Contest (First Section) 1 Owain Glyndwr N. Jones
6th Sep 1947 British Open Henry V [Maldwyn Price] 1 N. Jones
1st Feb 1947 North West Area (Championship Section) Akhnaton N. Jones
21st Sep 1946 Rhos Contest (Class A) 3 Ballet Music from William Tell [arr. D. Wright] Unknown, do you know?
7th Sep 1946 British Open Salute to Freedom 1 N. Jones
16th Mar 1946 North West Area (Championship Section) 3 Academic Festival Overture N. Jones
1st Sep 1945 British Open 5 Pride of Race 4 N. Jones
4th Nov 1944 Wigan Contest 1 La Traviata [arr. Godfrey] 12 N. Jones
25th Mar 1939 Sale (Lido) Contest 1 Recollections of Weber J. A. Greenwood
24th Sep 1938 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) 3 Owain Glyndwr J. A. Greenwood
5th Sep 1938 British Open 5 Owain Glyndwr 9 J. A. Greenwood
25th Sep 1937 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Robin Hood [Geehl] 9 J. A. Greenwood
6th Sep 1937 British Open Academic Festival Overture 7 J. A. Greenwood
7th Sep 1936 British Open Robin Hood [Geehl] 5 Willie Wood
18th Apr 1936 Southport Music Festival Contest Tchaikovsky [arr. W. Rimmer] 5 J. A. Greenwood
2nd Sep 1935 British Open A Northern Rhapsody J. A. Greenwood
3rd Sep 1934 British Open 4 Pageantry 4 J. A. Greenwood
4th Sep 1933 British Open Princess Nada 2 J. A. Greenwood
5th Sep 1932 British Open The Crusaders 3 A. Aspinall
7th Sep 1931 British Open Springtime 18 William Halliwell
5th Aug 1929 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Open Section) 2 William Halliwell
28th May 1928 Hawarden Contest 2 Recollections of Verdi J. A. Greenwood
7th Apr 1928 Westhoughton Contest 4 Recollections of Verdi J. A. Greenwood
6th Aug 1927 Harland & Wolff Contest Il Flauto Magico [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
6th Sep 1926 British Open A Midsummer Night's Dream [Keighley] 5 J. A. Greenwood
7th Sep 1925 British Open Macbeth [Keighley] 13 J. A. Greenwood
11th Jul 1925 Belle Vue July Contest 1 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] J. A. Greenwood
26th Jul 1924 Ashton-in-Makerfield Contest 1 Gems of Italian Opera Unknown, do you know?
3rd May 1924 Belle Vue May Contest 1 Joseph und seine BrĂ¼der [arr. Godfrey] J. A. Greenwood
1st Jan 1913 Colwyn Bay Contest 4 Bouquet of Ballads 5 J. E. Fidler
17th Sep 1910 New Brighton Contest Robin Hood [MacFarren arr. Godfrey] 11 James Coffey
10th Sep 1910 Frodsham Contest Robin Hood [MacFarren arr. Godfrey] 2 James Coffey

Whit Friday

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Date Contest Position Conductor March
15th Jun 1962 Stalybridge (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
10th Jun 1960 Stalybridge (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
31st May 1958 Lees (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
30th May 1958 Millbrook (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
14th Jun 1957 Millbrook (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
25th May 1956 Millbrook (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1955 Micklehurst (Whit Friday) 4 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1955 Millbrook (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
11th Jun 1954 Millbrook (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
10th Jun 1949 Bottom Mossley (Whit Friday) 2 Unknown, do you know?
4th Jun 1948 Delph (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
2nd Jun 1939 Stalybridge (Whit Friday) 1 Unknown, do you know?
2nd Jun 1939 Bottom Mossley (Whit Friday) 2 Unknown, do you know?
2nd Jun 1939 Mossley (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
21st May 1937 Ashton (Whit Friday) 2 Unknown, do you know?

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