Old Silkstone March and Hymn Tune Contest

Discussion in 'The Adjudicators' Comments' started by Tracey, Jun 16, 2006.

  1. Tracey

    Tracey Member

    Barnsley, South Yorkshire
    The final line up has been announced for the 5th annual Old Silkstone March and Hymn Tune Contest which takes place in Silkstone Village Barnsley on Saturday 8th July.

    The Contest starts at 3pm with entertainment supplied by Barnsley's Googan Band prior to the actual contest.

    This year has the biggest turn out of bands in the history of the event with 21 bands competing from all sections with prize money in excess of £1000.

    David Horsfield is set to adjudicate at the Red Lion and Geoff Whitham at Silkstone Lodge with Les Tuner judging the deportment.

    This years contest will be rounded off with a concert outside Silkstone Lodge by Silkeborg Band who are joining the contest all the way from Denmark prior to the results being announced.

    Again there will be plenty for everyone to enjoy, plus some great music making and food and BBQ's available at both venues.

    Competing Bands

    Barnsley Building Society
    Bilsdale Silver
    Camping and Caravanning Club
    Dodworth Colliery M W Brass Band
    Elland Silver
    Frickley South Elmsall
    Hade Edge Brass Band
    High Green Brass Band
    Holme Silver
    Innovate Skelmanthorpe B Band
    Ireland Colliery Chesterfield
    Knottingley Silver Band
    Old Silkstone B Band
    Rockingham Brass Band
    Shirland Youth
    Silkeborg Band
    South Yorkshire Police Band
    St John's Castle Band Droylsden
    Thurlston Brass Band
    Wakefield Metropolitan
    Worsbrough Brass

    If anyone requires further details about the contest or are interested in entering this year or in future years please contact;-

    Tracey Bostwick
    01226 202141
    Bostwickt@aol.com :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
  2. sunny_jimbob

    sunny_jimbob Member

    Looking forward to this now, it should be a great day :D
  3. MarkGillatt

    MarkGillatt Member

    South Elmsall
    Must stay sober this time before playing, It wasn't a very straight march last year! hic...
  4. leisa

    leisa Active Member

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire
    yay!:clap: anyone know the full results??
  5. Tracey

    Tracey Member

    Barnsley, South Yorkshire
    I've put all results on 'Fancy a relaxing afternoon and evening on Saturday...... ' But I don't know how to put the link on here.
    Can anyone help please?
  6. timbloke

    timbloke Member

    Sheffield, UK
    You mean like this link?
  7. Tracey

    Tracey Member

    Barnsley, South Yorkshire
    Yes Thanks alot! :clap: :clap:
  8. little_miss_marcroft

    little_miss_marcroft Member

    Congratulaitons to Holme, thought you played excellent... pitied you massively for that huuuuuuuge down poor of rain up at the top!!

    Never been to this contest before but had a fantastic time, even with the weather being as it was, there was plenty to do and plenty of space to take cover. Great grub, great beer and great entertainment from those foreign lot afterwards too!!

    Only 1 problem............ my head ache today!
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