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Wigan Contest

Sat 26th Nov 1955

Test Piece: Moments with Mozart
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arr. J. A. Greenwood
Adjudicators: Harold Moss
Venue: Drill Hall, Powell Street, Wigan

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Position Band Conductor Draw
1 Revo Works Harry Heyes 3
2 Markham Main Edwin Griffiths 14
3 Irwell Springs Trevor Walmsley 15
4 Coppull Subscription Harry Bentham 8
Prestwich Borough J. O. Carter 1
Skelmersdale Temperance William Lyon 2
Holburn Hill Royal R. Latimer (jnr) 4
Pemberton Old James Fairhurst 5
Golborne Public James Mort 6
Mirrlees Brass H. White 7
Rothwell Temperance Gordon Roberts 9
Upton Colliery Workpeoples Joseph Stevens 10
Prince Smith and Stells R. Lightfoot 11
Royston New Monckton Colliery William Foster 12
Thoresby Colliery Welfare William Appleton 13
A.T.M.Works N. Jones 16
Standish Subscription William Haydock 17
Holme Silver Fred Chantrey 18
Dobcross Prize Jimmy Platt 19
Wharncliffe Silkstone Colliery Edmund Hoole 20
North Ashton J. W. Naylor 21
Burslem Co-op F. C. Thompson 22
Hade Edge Silver Albert Robinson 23
Tottington E. Bradshaw 24
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Prizes - 1st £30 and cup, 2nd £15 and cup, 3rd £8 and cup, 4th 4 and cup.
Best local band - Coppull.
3rd annual contest promoted by Haigh Band.
24 bands competed.


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