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Gems of Old England, arranged William Rimmer

Contest Test Pieces (34)

Date Contest Winner
20th Nov 1966 York & District BBA Contest (3rd Section) Rothwell Old
3rd Mar 1957 CISWO Yorkshire (3rd Section ) Hatfield Main Colliery Prize Band
6th Nov 1954 SCABA Autumn Contest (Third Section) Godalming and District
22nd Nov 1953 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section Two) Ackton Hall and Snydale
21st Nov 1953 SWBBA Contest (Second Section) Bude Town Silver
15th Nov 1947 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 2) Boxmoor Silver
2nd Nov 1946 Wigan Contest Dobcross
12th Oct 1946 Rochdale Contest Goodshaw Prize
21st Sep 1946 Rhos Contest (Class B) Chester Blue Coat School
30th Oct 1937 Berks Oxon and Buck Band Festival Guild (Section B) Boxmoor Silver
5th Jun 1937 Narborough Contest (Section 1) North Evington
20th Jul 1935 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) St. Austell Town
4th May 1935 Belle Vue May Contest (Class C) Hollinwood and District
19th Aug 1933 London and Home Counties BBA Contest (Third Section) Betteshanger Colliery
17th Jun 1933 Barking Contest (Second Section) 1st Cadet Batt.R.F.
8th Apr 1933 London & Home Counties BBA Spring Contest (Third Section) North Middlesex Silver
24th Jan 1932 NSW State Championships (D Grade) Westmead Boys Home
28th Nov 1931 Berks Oxon and Buck Band Festival Guild (Section B) Silchester
24th Oct 1931 Reading Contest (Section 2) Silchester
22nd Aug 1931 Misterton Contest Manvers Main Colliery
15th Aug 1931 Bridgwater Band Festival (Class 2) Midsomer Norton Town
15th Aug 1931 Headington Contest (Section 2) Friary Brewery
15th Aug 1931 Atherton Contest Abram Colliery
6th Aug 1931 Cinderford Contest Bream
25th Jul 1931 Banbury Contest (Section 2) Banbury Borough
16th Jul 1931 Scunthorpe Contest Scunthorpe British Legion
27th Jun 1931 Oxfordshire & District Contest (Section 2) Banbury Borough and British Legion
25th May 1931 Sidmouth Contest (Champion Section, Devon bands) Kingsbridge Silver Band
16th May 1931 Gillingham (Dorset) Contest (Second Section) Hyde
16th May 1931 Darwen Contest Nelson Old
6th Apr 1931 Kerne Bridge Contest Kingswood Evangel
Dec 1930 Manchester and District Association (Class A) Farnworth Old
22nd Nov 1930 Scottish Championship (Fourth Section) Coalburn and District
25th Sep 1909 Crystal Palace (Boys Section) East London Industrial School


Own Choice Test Pieces (1)

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Date Contest Band Position
31st May 1884 Alloa Contest Lassodie

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