When an instrument is awarded as a prize it is normally written into the rules of the contest that although the award is presented to the soloist it is actually a prize for the band and remains property of the band. I know a couple of times when Marsden gave away a Cornet at their March Contest...
Thanks Nuke for posting the results the only one missing is deportment which was won by Rainford.
Thanks to all the bands competing last night and I hope you all had an enjoyable contest and thank you to the audience who helped make the event a huge success.
Date for your diary is...
The bans competing in Saturdays contest in no particular order are Uppermill,Dobcross Silver, Rainford, Thoresby Colliery, Huddersfield Brass, Meltham and Meltham Mills, Blackley, Ellenbrook and Boothtown and Milnrow Band.
It's the last day for entries today it's not too late to enter your band, please contact me to discuss if you would like to compete. The draw will take place this evening and will be undertaken by members of Marsden Concert band.
The draw is indeed at 8pm on Tuesday, I am still awaiting confirmation from a couple of bands I will confirm the bands on Tuesday. For any bands still wanting to enter entries are open until the draw takes place, this is a superb opportunity to run out your marches for whit Friday for further...
A quick reminder to get your entries in for the contest this is a fantastic opportunity to run out your contest march for Whit Friday, if you haven't already got a form but would like one please get In btouch
Entry forms for the contest are in the post this week if you require one please let me know and I will get one sent either via e-mail or through the post. With Whit Friday being late this year the contest is an ideal run out for your contest march and it would be great to see lots...
If you want tickets for tonights Championship section I would advise to get them asap. I went yesterday to get some and there were very few left and the ones that were left were restricted view tickets. If you leave it until tonight you may be disappointed!
Date for your diaries.
This years contest will be held on Saturday 11th June 2011
If you would like details of the contest please let me know and as soon as these are back from print I will get some in the post for you.
Marsden Silver Prize Band