This is how nominations stand as of 4.05pm on December 14th Award No. 1: User's Choice Award - for the overall best poster KMJ Recordings Anno Draconis DMBabe Mesmerist brassbandmaestro Award No. 2: Banding Boffin Award - for the most knowledgable bander MoominDave Brassneck BBCBass Bass Trumpet PeterBale Award No. 3: Comedian Award - for the funniest tMP user Towse1972 Steve Butler Laserbeam Bass DMBabe Award No. 4: Saddo Award - person who spends most time on tMP Getzonica Columbo Steve Butler MoominDave Di MrsDoyle Award No. 5: Best Picture Award - person with the best current avatar Kjata Stickman09 Steve Butler Kjata Mesmerist Award No. 6: Autograph Award - person with the best signature Boshinater5 Getzonica MrsDoyle AndyWooler Award No. 7: Best Thread - award for the author of the best (non-R&OT) thread MrsDoyle - for Your Views: Worst Music Currently Available geordiesop - for Tuning Triggers Award No. 8: Best Post - award for the author of the best (non-R&OT) post Nobody's nominated on this award yet - please register your vote before nominations close! Award No. 9: Queen of Random - award for the author of the best R&OT thread or post MrsDoyle Mesmerist DMBabe Steve Butler Award No. 10: Best Band - award for the best band of the year Fodens Verwood Concert Brass Verwood B Brass Black Dyke Band Cory Fountain City Emley Gosport Silver Award No. 11: Best Band CD - award for the best band CD of the year Within Blue Empires - Black Dyke Rococo Variations - Fodens Maestro - Bramwell Tovey - Fodens Award No. 12: Best Solo CD - award for the best solo CD of the year Salt of the Earth - Les Neish Boobs and Brass - John Lee Award No. 13: Service Award - award for the best bandsman\woman Mark Wilkinson - Fodens Helen Williams - Fodens Ian Williams - Cory Award No. 14: Musician Award - award for the best new music of the year Within Blue Empires - Black Dyke Hostile Skies - Richard Grantham Award No. 15: Impact Award - award for the new user who has had the biggest impact MrsDoyle Getzonica Stickman 09 Paddy Flower maninasuitcase Independent Silver Band Award No. 16: Buy a Dictionary Award - award for the wurst spellur (sic) brassbandmaestro Getzonica MrsDoyle oops: - I don't think I have misspelled much!) Richard Cowans Award No. 17: Arcade Award - award for the best gamer of 2009 Stickman09 Boshinator5 Award No. 18: Intuition Award - award for the best new username of 2009 maninasuitcase ibangandblow imthemaddude Wife Divine Some Funky Username Banding Reject Award No. 19: Danger Award - back by popular demand - award for the most sarcastic user dyl Towse1972 I'll update the above when we have more nominations. One thing I will say after sorting the above - please keep the nominations threads to nominations rather than chit-chat - it makes counting and sorting nominations much easier! Thanks! Nominations now close on January 14th, 2010. The rest of the important dates are to be updated in due course.