2016 Area Contest

The 2016 contest will take place at the Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre over the weekend of March 19th / 20th 2016.

The sections will be held as follows:

ChampionshipSunday 20th March (pm)Gordon Craig TheatreStephen Roberts & Ewan Easton
1stSaturday 19th March (pm)Main HallMark Wilkinson & Paul Norley
2ndSaturday 19th March (am)Main HallStephen Roberts & Dave Lancaster
3rdSunday 20th March (am)Gordon Craig TheatreMark Wilkinson & Dave Lancaster
4thSunday 20th MarchMain HallPaul Norley & Phil Littlemore

The draw, results and provisional grading tables will be posted as soon as practical.

Following a ballot of bands held after the 2014 contest, it was decided to engage two adjudicators for each section from 2015 onwards.

Future contest dates

The contest is always held on the third weekend in March. The dates for the coming years are:

  • March 18th / 19th 2017


The Regional Committee is always happy to receive suggestions as to how the contest may be improved for future years. Please note that we can only enter into correspondence with your band secretary.

If you have any suggestions for improvements to this web site or find any errors please e-mail me.