CONTEST RESULTS

National Championship (Ch section)

Date: 8 Oct 1977
Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London
Adjudicator(s): Havelock Nelson, Buxton Orr, William Relton
Test piece: Connotations (Edward Gregson)

Pos Band Conductor Draw Points
21 Northumbria Police Stan MacDonald 10 160 Flag
20 Oxford Concert Brass Cliff Edmunds 13 162 Flag
19 Whitburn Burgh Allan Street 7 168 Flag
18 Markham & District Colliery Don Hendy 2 170 Flag
17 Cory Bram Gay 6 172 Flag
16 Hanwell Silver Barbara Stone 8 174 Flag
15 Fodens Motor Works James Scott 12 176 Flag
14 Brighouse & Rastrick G Evans 5 178 Flag
13 Stanshawe (Bristol) Walter Hargreaves 4 180 Flag
12 William Davis Construction Group John Berryman 16 181 Flag
11 Luton Lyn Morgan 21 182 Flag
10 Desford Colliery Welfare Albert Chappell 17 183 Flag
9 RHP (Newark) Stephen Shimwell 1 184 Flag
8 Wingates Temperance Capt Frank Renton 15 185 Flag
7 Ever Ready (GB) Major Arthur Kenney 20 186 Flag
6 Tredegar Town R John Childs 11 187 Flag
5 Bo'ness & Carriden David Richardson 18 188 Flag
4 Camborne Town Derek Greenwood 14 189 Flag
3 Yorkshire Imperial Metals Denis Carr 9 191 Flag
2 Grimethorpe Colliery Gerard Schwarz 3 193 Flag
1 Black Dyke Mills Major Peter Parkes 19 198 Flag

With this win, Black Dyke Mills secured a hat-trick of National Championship victories and were barred from competing in the 1978 championship.