Whit Friday 2011: Tameside Brass Band Contest Results

Faireys take over Fodens’ crown at Stalybridge Labour Club

A rather soggy Whit Friday saw Fairey (Geneva) Band win the Best Open prize at Stalybridge Labour Club. For the last 20 years, the Stalybridge contest crown was held by Fodens, who held the record for the most successive contest wins. This year they came second, with Northop Silver winning the third The Stalybridge contest also saw a change of adjudicator with Stephen Pritchard-Jones taking over from Derek Broadbent. Continue reading “Whit Friday 2011: Tameside Brass Band Contest Results”