Leicester Contest

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  1. Accidental

    Accidental Supporting Member

    Is there any info about Leicester contest in Nov yet? I know the date and place, but that's about it. Either the association doesn't have a web site or I'm too blonde to find it....

    Does anyone out there know how many bands are in each section (Open and 1-4 I think), who they are and who's in the box?

    cheers :?
     
  2. SammyT

    SammyT Member

    Hi
    We are going - Long Eaton
    Soz I can't be more helpful
     
  3. Accidental

    Accidental Supporting Member

    Well, 2 bands is a start! What section/what piece?
     
  4. satchmo shaz

    satchmo shaz Active Member

    think its own choice and on 231103
     
  5. Baldeagle

    Baldeagle Member

    We shall be there in the combined 4th & 3rd Section. Sorry Shaz! But it is our last time in that section (I hope!) :roll:
     
  6. WhatSharp?

    WhatSharp? Active Member

    We'll be making the trip for this one, 2nd Section, looking forward to it since we have had a "lean" year for contests and haven't had one since the areas.

    Is the rumours about no bar true?, if so wheres the nearest pub :D
     
  7. Accidental

    Accidental Supporting Member

    Any more news yet?!
    I'm sure there was a bar there last time I went, but it was a few years ago.
     
  8. WhatSharp?

    WhatSharp? Active Member

    Having spoken to a couple of folks who did it last year (I think) there is No bar :dunno but hopefully there'll be a pub nearby.

    Anyone else going?
     
  9. Seedhouse

    Seedhouse Active Member

    I'm going, i'm sure last year when I was there, there was a bar somewhere! :? Maybe it was a pub somewhere, but I definately remember drinking something alcoholic! :oops: :lol:
     
  10. Di B

    Di B Member

    Last year there was no bar!!!!!! However, I believe this year it is a different venue to last year and there is a bar.... I could have heard wrong tho! :shock:
     
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  12. Seedhouse

    Seedhouse Active Member

    Good good :p

    Good good :p

    Are you playing there then??
     
  13. Roger Thorne

    Roger Thorne Active Member

    For your information:

    Leicestershire Brass Band Association Annual Festival Contest
    Guthlaxton College, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 2DS.

    Sections 1-4 and open section for unregistered bands.
    Own choice test piece.

    Schedules from Pam Green, 01530 810221
    email: gelizabethr@hotmail.com

    :wink:
     
  14. SammyT

    SammyT Member

    Ah yes guthlaxton - I remember that place when I played in leicestershire school of music many moons ago!!

    They have the facility to have a bar (no pumps though if I remember correctly) whether it is used or not is a different matter!!

    By the way seedhouse last time I checked the legal age limit for drinking was 18 :wink: :wink: :lol: and if I remember corectly you were in my year 11 chemistry class last year!!!!

    I on the other hand will be drinking :guiness :bounce
     
  15. HBB

    HBB Active Member

    Wahoo .... might be able to put some names to faces!!! :D
     
  16. Seedhouse

    Seedhouse Active Member

    :oops: Yeh, but if we do well (which I hope we will do!!!) someone will have to buy me a drink! :wink: :guiness
     
  17. Seedhouse

    Seedhouse Active Member

    Oh, and does anyone know which bands have entered?
     
  18. Baldeagle

    Baldeagle Member

    Alex
    We are there in your section and are playing "?????"
    (Reminder of tMP policy not to reveal Own Choice test-pieces - Mod)
     
  19. WhatSharp?

    WhatSharp? Active Member

    We're in Second section, I believe that Regent Brass from London are in the Open section. Other than that, not a clue.
     
  20. Di B

    Di B Member

    Re: Good good :p

    Am now :wink:

    Anyway, if you wanted to say hello to me you could have done when I came down to pick up the drum on Wednesday! I was the big blonde gobby one! :twisted: :twisted:

    Should be there but not getting drunk :cry: I have a band practice that evening!
     
  21. Seedhouse

    Seedhouse Active Member

    I had to dash off though on Wednesday, although George jumped on me meaning that I stayed longer! :?
    Hope to catch you at the contest then, are you playing for Matlock then?
     
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