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Thornley Colliery

Also/previously known as: Thornley Silver, Thornley Welfare

This band no longer exists.
Region:North of England
Years active:1870 -


Contest Results




Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
31st Jan 1993 Durham League Contest (Section C) 12 Simon called Peter 7 D. Cunningham
21st Nov 1992 National Mineworkers (Third Section) Divertimento [Kelly] 19 D. Cunningham
3rd Feb 1991 Durham League Contest (Section D) 1 Four Little Maids R. Alderson
6th May 1990 George Allen Memorial Contest 3 G. Kitto
3rd Dec 1989 Tyne and Wear Contest (3rd Section) 2 G. Kitto
17th Sep 1989 Durham & Cleveland Centenary Contest (Section Three) 3 G. Kitto
22nd Oct 1988 National Mineworkers (Third Section) 7 This Happy Island 14 G. Kitto
5th Dec 1987 Tyne and Wear Contest (4th Section) 1 G. Kitto
26th Apr 1987 CISWO North East (Third Section) 2 G. Kitto
1st Feb 1987 Durham League Contest (Section C) The Shipbuilders 3 G. Kitto
8th Nov 1986 National Mineworkers (Third Section) Hinemoa 12 G. Kitto
13th Jul 1986 Vaux Brass in Concert (Fourth Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
9th Feb 1986 Durham League Contest (Section C) English Folk Song Suite 5 G. Kitto
17th Nov 1985 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) Promenade 1 G. Kitto
2nd Nov 1985 Whitehaven Contest (Class B) 5 G. Kitto
6th Feb 1983 Durham League Contest (Section D) 1 Indian Summer G. Kitto
15th Apr 1978 North of England Area (Fourth Section) Mexican Fiesta A. Little
11th May 1975 CISWO North East (Third Section) Rufford Abbey 4 Ken Wheatley
28th Jul 1974 Teesside International Eisteddfod (Section 2) Othello Unknown, do you know?
28th Apr 1974 CISWO North East (Third Section) Homage to Pharaoh 7 Ken Wheatley
3rd Feb 1974 Durham League Contest (Section B) 2 From the New World Symphony 5 Ken Wheatley
29th Apr 1973 CISWO North East (Third Section) Divertimento [Ball] 1 Ken Wheatley
30th Apr 1972 CISWO North East (Third Section) Yorkshire Ridings Suite 1 A. Little
6th Feb 1972 Durham League Contest (Section C) 1 Rufford Abbey 9 A. Little
23rd May 1971 CISWO North East (Third Section) The Pacemakers A. Little
15th Mar 1969 North of England Area (Third Section) W Chorale and Variations [Lucas]
9th Mar 1968 North of England Area (Third Section) Fowey River Suite 10 Edward Kitto
18th Mar 1967 North of England Area (Second Section) Kenilworth 8 Unknown, do you know?
20th Nov 1965 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section B Owain Glyndwr Edward Kitto
20th Mar 1965 North of England Area (Second Section) Old English Suite: Three Castles 6 Edward Kitto
21st Nov 1964 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section B Pride of Race 3 Edward Kitto
9th Mar 1963 North of England Area (Championship Section) Overture to Rienzi [arr. Johns] 5 J. F. Buckley
9th Sep 1962 Pegswood Contest (Section 1) 1 W. F. Buckley
2nd Jun 1962 Blaydon Races Centenary Contest (Section 1) Beethoven's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] Unknown, do you know?
10th Mar 1962 North of England Area (Second Section) Peter Schmoll Edward Kitto
30th Sep 1961 Newcastle Corporation Contest (Section 2) 7 Edward Kitto
9th Apr 1961 Durham League Contest (Section A) Tintagel 5 Edward Kitto
11th Mar 1961 North of England Area (Second Section) Symphonic Suite for Brass Edward Kitto
16th Apr 1960 Durham League Contest (Section B) 1 Rienzi [unknown arranger] Edward Kitto
26th Mar 1960 North of England Area (Second Section) Gallions Reach Edward Kitto
15th Nov 1959 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section B 2 Edward Kitto
4th Apr 1959 North of England Area (Fourth Section) A Souvenir of Shakespeare 1 Edward Kitto
8th Mar 1959 Durham League Contest (Section B) 3 Ajanta Edward Kitto
23rd Nov 1958 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section B 1 King Lear 2 Edward Kitto
20th Apr 1958 Durham League Contest (Section C) 2 Edward Kitto
29th Mar 1958 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 4 The Joy of Youth 12 Edward Kitto
28th Apr 1957 Durham League Contest (Section C) 3 Unknown, do you know?
16th Feb 1957 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 3 The Black Prince Edward Kitto
1st Sep 1956 Durham League Contest (Section A) 3 Edward Kitto
21st Apr 1956 North of England Area (Fourth Section) A Summer Day Unknown, do you know?
31st Mar 1956 Durham League Contest (Section D) 1 Unknown, do you know?
4th Dec 1955 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section D 1 Edward Kitto
16th Apr 1955 North of England Area (Fourth Section) 4 Midsummer Eve Unknown, do you know?
25th Apr 1953 North of England Area (Second Section) King Lear Unknown, do you know?
30th Nov 1952 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section One) 2 Owain Glyndwr Edward Kitto
6th Sep 1952 Consett Contest Edward Kitto
16th Aug 1952 Shildon Contest 1 Beethoven's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] Edward Kitto
16th Aug 1952 Durham v Northumberland Contest 1 Edward Kitto
5th Jul 1952 Northallerton Contest (Open Section) 2 Beethoven's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] Edward Kitto
19th Apr 1952 North of England Area (Second Section) Springtime Unknown, do you know?
22nd Sep 1951 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) The English Maiden 14 Edward Kitto
8th Sep 1951 Consett Contest Any Wright and Round Waltz Unknown, do you know?
26th May 1951 Kirkbymoorside Contest 3 Any Wright and Round Waltz Edward Kitto
18th Mar 1951 North of England Area (Second Section) 2 The English Maiden Edward Kitto
3rd Dec 1950 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section One) Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals Edward Kitto
23rd Sep 1950 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Three Brass Band Studies Edward Kitto
15th Jul 1950 Guisborough Contest 2 Edward Kitto
8th Jul 1950 Northallerton Contest (Open Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
4th Mar 1950 North of England Area (Second Section) 1 Three Brass Band Studies Edward Kitto
28th Jan 1950 Durham League Contest (Section B) 1 Edward Kitto
27th Nov 1949 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section One) 7 Sirius [Wright] Unknown, do you know?
27th Aug 1949 Brandon Contest 1 Edward Kitto
4th Jun 1949 North of England Area (Second Section) Sirius [Wright] Unknown, do you know?
28th Aug 1948 Brandon Contest 1 Edward Kitto
14th Aug 1948 Murton Colliery Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
24th Jul 1948 Crimdon Park Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
15th May 1948 North of England Area (Championship Section) Fantasia in F Unknown, do you know?
31st Jan 1948 Northumberland Brass Band League (Section A) 4 Beethoven [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
6th Jul 1946 Durham County Band League Group Contest 2 Beethoven [arr. Round] Edward Kitto
10th Jun 1946 Bedlington Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
1st Jun 1946 Middleton In Teesdale Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
18th May 1946 North of England Area (Championship Section) Pride of Race Unknown, do you know?
9th Mar 1946 Durham County Band League Group Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
14th Jul 1945 Sunderland Contest (First Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
7th Jul 1945 North of England Area (Championship Section) Lorenzo 1 Unknown, do you know?
12th Aug 1944 Bishop Auckland Contest 1 Edward Kitto
22nd Jul 1944 Sunderland Contest (First Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
24th Jul 1943 Durham County Band League Group Contest Unknown, do you know?
2nd Aug 1941 Blackhall Contest 1 Any Wright and Round Waltz Edward Kitto
25th Jan 1941 Thornley Contest 1 Edward Kitto
26th Aug 1939 Crimdon Park Contest 5 Recollections of Weber Edward Kitto
19th Aug 1939 Newark Contest Recollections of Weber Unknown, do you know?
29th Jul 1939 Witton Park Contest 2 Recollections of Weber Edward Kitto
15th Jul 1939 Coxhoe Contest 3 Recollections of Weber Edward Kitto
10th Jun 1939 Blackhall Contest Edward Kitto
16th Jul 1938 Coxhoe Contest 1 Recollections of Balfe Unknown, do you know?
9th Jul 1938 Sunderland Contest Recollections of Balfe Unknown, do you know?
11th Jun 1938 Witton Park Contest 1 Any Wright and Round Waltz Edward Kitto
14th Aug 1937 Wheatley Hill Contest 3 Any Wright and Round Waltz Edward Kitto
26th Sep 1936 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Pride of Race 17 Edward Kitto
29th Aug 1936 Wheatley Hill Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
18th Jul 1936 Murton Colliery Contest 4 E. Kitto
11th Jul 1936 Sunderland Contest Recollections of Bellini (arr. Rimmer) Unknown, do you know?
27th Jun 1936 Leeds Contest (Section Two) Edward Kitto
13th Jun 1936 Wooley Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
1st Feb 1936 Durham Contest I Due Foscari Unknown, do you know?
28th Sep 1935 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Lorenzo 15 Edward Kitto
15th Jun 1935 Ashington Carnival Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
29th Sep 1934 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - B) 2 Princess Nada 13 Edward Kitto
14th Jul 1934 Chilton Contest 2 Echoes of Spring Edward Kitto
16th Jun 1934 Wingate Contest 3 Echoes of Spring Edward Kitto
9th Jun 1934 Hetton Contest Echoes of Spring Unknown, do you know?
28th Apr 1934 Inter-County Contest Martha - Selection [arr. Round] Edward Kitto
29th Jul 1933 Blackhall Contest Happy Memories Unknown, do you know?
15th Jul 1933 Wingate Contest 4 Happy Memories Edward Kitto
15th Jul 1933 Murton Colliery Contest 4 Recollections of Rossini Edward Kitto
10th Jun 1933 Hetton Contest 2 Happy Memories Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1933 Middleton In Teesdale Contest 2 Edward Kitto
29th Apr 1933 Chester-le-Street Contest (Second Section) 3 Edward Kitto
29th Apr 1933 Chester-le-Street Contest (First Section) Happy Memories Edward Kitto
1st Oct 1932 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - B) Maesgarmon 9 Edward Kitto
16th Jul 1932 Spennymoor Contest Il Bravo [arr. Godfrey] Unknown, do you know?
9th Jul 1932 Wheatley Hill Contest 3 Beautiful Britain Unknown, do you know?
11th Jun 1932 Hetton Contest Beautiful Britain Unknown, do you know?
16th May 1932 Durham Contest Beautiful Britain Unknown, do you know?
16th Apr 1932 Chester-le-Street Contest (First Section) Beautiful Britain Unknown, do you know?
20th Feb 1932 Newcastle Contest (Third Section) 5 Il Bravo [arr. Godfrey] Edward Kitto
20th Feb 1932 Newcastle Contest (Second Section) Recollections of Wallace Edward Kitto
3rd Oct 1931 Spennymoor Contest 3 The Golden Age Edward Kitto
12th Sep 1931 Durham Contest 4 The Golden Age Edward Kitto
5th Sep 1931 Spennymoor Contest 2 The Golden Age Edward Kitto
22nd Aug 1931 Birtley Selection Contest 2 The Golden Age Edward Kitto
8th Aug 1931 New Brancepeth Contest 1 The Golden Age Unknown, do you know?
3rd Aug 1931 Bishop Auckland Contest 3 The Golden Age Edward Kitto
1st Aug 1931 Sunderland Contest La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] Edward Kitto
25th May 1931 Durham Contest The Golden Age Edward Kitto
18th Apr 1931 Chester-le-Street Contest The Golden Age Unknown, do you know?
27th Sep 1930 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - B) Concert Suite [Cui] Edward Kitto
16th Aug 1930 Wingate Contest Edward Kitto
9th Aug 1930 Hartlepool Contest 3 A Summer Day Unknown, do you know?
19th Jul 1930 Tow Law Contest 1 Alexander's Feast Edward Kitto
21st Jun 1930 Willington Contest 2 A Summer Day Edward Kitto
14th Jun 1930 Tow Law Contest 3 A Summer Day Edward Kitto
3rd May 1930 Belle Vue May Contest Songs of England [Bath] Unknown, do you know?
22nd Mar 1930 Newcastle Contest Nabucodonosor - Overture [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
28th Sep 1929 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) 4 Mignonne 22 Edward Kitto
5th Aug 1929 Durham Contest 4 Der Freischütz [arr. Round] Edward Kitto
29th Jun 1929 Newcastle Exhibition Contest 4 Alexander's Feast Edward Kitto
19th Jan 1929 Newcastle Wireless Contest 1 Alexander's Feast Edward Kitto
22nd Dec 1928 Willington Contest Any Wright and Round Waltz Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1928 Houghton-le-Spring Contest Recollections of Verdi Edward Kitto
21st Apr 1928 Chester-le-Street Contest Fascination Unknown, do you know?
28th Jan 1928 West Stanley Contest The Mountain Sylph Edward Kitto
3rd Sep 1927 Hartlepool Contest 5 Any Wright and Round Waltz Edward Kitto
30th Jul 1927 Wingate Contest 2 Edward Kitto
9th Jul 1927 Durham Contest Poetic Fancies Unknown, do you know?
12th Jun 1926 Willington Contest Unknown, do you know?
12th Dec 1925 Durham Contest Melodious Gems Unknown, do you know?
29th Aug 1925 Spennymoor Contest 4 Echoes of the Opera or Der Wildschutz Edward Kitto
4th Jul 1925 Sedgefield Contest 4 Hiawatha [Coleridge-Taylor arr. Godfrey] Edward Kitto
20th Jun 1925 Sacriston Contest Unknown, do you know?
1st Jun 1925 Durham Contest 2 Queen of the Fairies Edward Kitto
23rd May 1925 Willington Contest 3 Hiawatha [Coleridge-Taylor arr. Godfrey] Unknown, do you know?
13th Dec 1924 Durham Contest 3 Der Wildschütz [arr. Godfrey Jr.] Edward Kitto
9th Jun 1924 Blackhall Contest Woodland Revels Unknown, do you know?
10th May 1924 Coxhoe Contest Amoretten Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1923 Thornley Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
22nd May 1920 Esh Winning Contest Unknown, do you know?
31st Aug 1901 Brandon Contest Unknown, do you know?
5th Aug 1899 East Hetton 2 Sunny Spain Unknown, do you know?
20th May 1899 Chester-le-Street Contest 9 M. Charlton
10th Aug 1895 Walbottle Contest M. Charlton
11th Aug 1894 Brandon Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
14th May 1894 Castle Eden Contest Elixir of Love Unknown, do you know?
21st Oct 1893 West Hartlepool Contest Gems of Scotia Unknown, do you know?
9th Sep 1893 Pelton Fell Contest Sweet Harmonies M. Charlton

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Notes

Formed 1870, seems to have folded at start of 1st world war and reformed in 1919.





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