Prizes

1st – Diggle Hotel Shield and £800.00 prize donated by the Diggle Band Contest Committee

2nd – Landmark Cup and £500.00 prize donated by the Diggle Band Contest Committee


3rd – Diggle Band Club Cup and £400.00 prize donated by the Diggle Band Contest Committee

4th – The Ray Cooney Memorial Trophy and £250 prize donated anonymously 

1st / 2nd Section First Prize- Alan Rhodes Cup £150.00 prize donated by Dorothy Rhodes


1st / 2nd Section Second Prize-£150.00 prize donated in.memory of Michael Smith by Olwyn Smith 

Best 3rd / 4th Section Band – Keith Casson Memorial Cup £150.00 prize


Best Saddleworth Band – Action Duchenne Cup £125.00 prize donated by Pogson and Armitage

 Best Youth Band – Barry Rushworth Memorial Cup £100 prize donated by Mono Fire and Security  

Highest Ranked Registered Band from within a 10 Km radius of Diggle Band Club, not won one of the top 4 prizes- (The Jack and Sheila Holden Memorial Trophy) – £100 donated by the Holden Family

Highest Ranked Unregistered or Scratch Band, which has not won one of the top 4 prizes. £100 prize

Best 4th Section Band which has not won any other prize (Peter Blacker Memorial Trophy) £60 prize


Best Bass Section – Dale Hitchen Cup – £60.00 prize


Best Youth Soloist – The Fielding Trophy £50 prize donated by Frank and Jane Fielding


Best Soprano Cornet £30.00 prize


Best Euphonium £30.00 prize


Best Instrumentalist (Not in Championship Section Band) £30.00 prize


Best Solo Cornet £30.00 prize


Best Marching Band – Diggle Chippy Cup £50.00 prize donated by Mono Fire and Security

The Youngest Member of a Competing Band – medal donated by Rita Palmer 

ANY BAND PLAYING A PREVIOUSLY UNPUBLISHED CONTEST MARCH WILL HAVE THE PIECE PUBLISHED BY MODE FOR… PUBLISHING, DONATED BY TABBY KERWIN.