STATTO CORNER
Foden's launch heritage site
28 Mar 2018

4 years in a row for Friary Guildford and Chris King
19 Mar 2018

It's a record 33rd Welsh Area title for Cory
19 Mar 2018
... also qualifying for a record 30th appearance at the European Championship read more…

Successful defence of North of England title by Riverside Brass
19 Mar 2018

NEWS

European Attendance Record (up to 2013)

1 May 2013

Including this year, there are currently 12 bands that have appeared in at least 10 European Championships (top section).  Four of them are in the field this year.  All of the bands playing this year have appeared at least once before, with the exception of the debutants from Paris.

Cory is making a record 11th consecutive appearance (but needing to win the title to extend this run) and a 24th appearance overall.

Bands, with number of appearances, are as follows:

24 - Cory (Wales) *
21 - Black Dyke (England) *
19 - De Wâldsang (Netherlands)
18 - Eikanger-Bjørsvik Musikklag (Norway) *
17 - Brass Band Willebroek (Belgium), 
14 - Brass band Treize Etoiles (Switzerland), Manger Musikklag (Norway)
13 - Co-operative Funeralcare (Scotland)
12 - Whitburn (Scotland), Lyngby-Taarbæk (Denmark) *
10 - Hammonds Saltaire (ex-YBS) (England), Brass Band Midden-Brabant (Belgium)

selected others

 6 - Brass Band OberÖsterreich (Austria) *
 4 - Brass Band Fribourg (Switzerland) *
 3 - Brass Band Buizingen (Belgium) *, Brass Band Schoonhoven (Netherlands) *
 2 - Windcorp Brass Band (Sweden) *, Leyland (England) *
 1 - Paris Brass Band (France) *

* competing this year