Welcome to the web site of the Yorkshire Brass Band Championships. Over the weekend of the 5-6 March 2016 more than sixty bands will be competing in the magnificent setting of St. George's Hall in Bradford. Across all sections players will be taking to the stage, all seeking the honour of representing Yorkshire at the finals of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. With some of the finest Bands in Britain such as Black Dyke, Brighouse and Rastrick, Grimethorpe Colliery, Rothwell and many others all competing in the Championship Section, few contests are so fiercely competitive.
The menus at the top of this page provide links to useful information for both bands and visitors to the Championships. If you have never visited the Yorkshire Championship before you can be assured of drama and unforgettable musical performances. Through this web site you will be able to find all the information needed to plan your visit to Bradford. If you are travelling from further afield, Yorkshire also has lots more to enjoy so why not combine a visit to the contest with a spring break to one of our dynamic cities or spectacular countryside? Whether you are from Leeds or London, Sheffield or Stavanger you are guaranteed a very warm Yorkshire welcome.
The Next Yorkshire Championships will take place on:
5-6 March 2016
St. George's Hall, Bradford