Whit Friday
Oldham & Saddleworth
Date of next contest 29th May 2015



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Photos from the 2004 Contests

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I'm forever blowing bubbles   Picture courtesy Annie Robson
See also Uppermill photos published by Mark Wilkinson.

Scouthead Contest

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Photos courtesy Dave Needham
Cymbals Malcolm Farrell - Brindle Prize Band (Preston) Cheshire Constabulary Austerlands Mayor with Brighouse & Rastrick  

Rochdale Borough Youth:

Photos courtesy David Fowler
at Denshaw (first band to play) and Friezland (Youth Section winners)      

Rivington & Adlington Brass Band:

Photos courtesy Darren Parrish
Mark Taylor, Alan Parrish (solo cornets), Jack Gregory (snare drum), Darren Parrish (bass drum), Brooke Taylor (3 years old)(cymbals), & Barry Edwards on soprano Principal cornet Mark Taylor, & solo cornet Alan Parrish Adam Contest 1  

Delph: & Scouthead/Austerlands

  Photos courtesy Jack Broadbent
Delph Diggle band march at Delph Brighouse & Rastrick at Austerlands    

Denshaw Contest:

Photos courtesy Annie Robson
Goodshaw Band   Dobcross Silver Band Bollington Band  
  Greenalls Band   Hepworth Band - Area Champions  
Any additional photos welcome. Please email.

Lydgate Contest:

Vernon BS Poynton Warwick University Oldham Music Centre