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Ovington Band

Also/previously known as: Ovington Brass, Ovington Colliery, Ovington Prize, Ovington Prize Brass, Ovington Silver

This band no longer exists.
Region:North of England
Years active:1862 - 1980
Descendants:Ovington Tynedale Band

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
25th Nov 1979 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section B) 3 Rufford Abbey Unknown, do you know?
30th Jan 1977 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section B) Unknown, do you know?
10th Jun 1972 Northumberland Miners Gala (Confined Class) 3 G. Curry
13th Mar 1971 North of England Area (Fourth Section) The Ancient Temple J. F. Oram
26th Jul 1970 Teesside International Eisteddfod (Section 4) W Divertimento [Ball] 6
13th Jun 1970 Northumberland Miners Gala (Confined Class) Unknown, do you know?
14th Mar 1970 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 3 London River 10 N. Bristow
15th Mar 1969 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 2 Petite Suite de Ballet 1 J. F. Oram
9th Mar 1968 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 4 Threshold 8 N. Bristow
14th Oct 1967 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) James Hook N. Bristow
18th Mar 1967 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 3 A Garland of Classics 4 Unknown, do you know?
20th Mar 1965 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 3 English Suite [Lovelock] Harold Laycock
17th Oct 1964 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) A Souvenir of Shakespeare Harold Laycock
23rd Nov 1963 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section B) 1 Harold Laycock
9th Mar 1963 North of England Area (Fourth Section) Four Little Maids 5 Harold Laycock
24th Nov 1962 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section B) 3 Harold Laycock
6th May 1962 Newcastle May Day March Contest (Section 2) 2 William Laycock
10th Mar 1962 North of England Area (Fourth Section) Contest Day T. Dixon
13th May 1961 Spring Festival (Junior Cup) Suite in Bb [Purcell] 15 T. Dixon
1st May 1961 Newcastle May Day March Contest (Section 2) 1 T. Dixon
28th May 1960 Spring Festival (Junior Trophy) 2 A Tchaikowsky Suite 8 T. Dixon
1st May 1958 Newcastle May Day March Contest (Section 2) Unknown, do you know?
30th Nov 1957 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section B) Days of Youth Unknown, do you know?
1st May 1957 Newcastle May Day March Contest (Section 2) 3 E. Jones
1st May 1956 Newcastle May Day March Contest (Section 2) 2 E. Jones
2nd Oct 1954 Hexham Contest 4 E. Jones
6th Jun 1953 Northumberland Brass Band League (Tynedale Section) 1 E. Jones
6th Jun 1953 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section A) Eric James
11th Oct 1952 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section C) 2 Unknown, do you know?
21st Oct 1950 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section C) 3 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1950 North of England Area (Fourth Section) May Day Unknown, do you know?
10th Sep 1911 Gosforth Contest Unknown, do you know?
9th Sep 1911 Coxlodge Contest Unknown, do you know?
10th Sep 1910 Mickley Contest 2 1 F. Hedley
27th Aug 1910 Whittingham Contest 2 F. Hedley
11th Sep 1909 Mickley Contest 2 F. Hedley
12th Sep 1908 Mickley Contest 2 Spirit of Love 3 F. Hedley
29th Aug 1908 Corbridge-on-Tyne Contest 4 F. Hedley
1st Aug 1908 Benwell Contest 3 Echoes of England F. Hedley
14th Sep 1907 Mickley Contest 2 Fair Rosamond 10 F. Hedley
7th Sep 1907 Winlaton Contest 3 Il Barbiere di Siviglia [unknown arranger] F. Hedley
1st Sep 1906 Mickley Contest 3 F. Hedley

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Notes

Formed 1862 as Ovington Prize.

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