Following the Regional Annual General Meeting, a new Regional Secretary has been appointed to replace Peter Bates who retired after 20 years in post.   The new Secretary is
RICHARD MILTON who can be contacted on the new email address of
His contact details are: Lower Longacres Farm, Acre Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL12 8XH.
07720 318903. 
Bands should also note that the Regional website - - had now ceased to exist and information about the Regional Championships will appear on this page in future, with the kind permission of the NWABBA.
The Regional Committee have announced the following adjudicators for the 2019 Regional Championships in Blackpool on 24th February:-
                 Championship - Tom Davoren and Howard Evans
                 First - Leigh Baker and John Doyle
                 Second - Derek Broadbent and Brian Rostron
                 Third - Sarah Groarke-Booth and Ian Brownbill
                 Fourth - Jim Davies and Andrew Warriner
Further details about the timings and venues for the various sections will be announced in mid-January.




The Regional Committee have announced the dates for future Regional Championships in Blackpool and these will be:-

                            Sunday 24th February 2019          Sunday 23rd February 2020


Attempts have been made to move the Championships back to the 2nd Sunday of March but unfortunately the dates are not available at the Winter Gardens.   Our dates for 2019 & 2020 mean that the North West is again the first of the regional championships events each year.



The North West Regional Brass Bands Championships Committee would like to thank the officers of the NWABBA for the space allocated to the Region on their website.    The information contained therein will be updated from time to time.   

Top of Page
ICMS Admin
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2018
Top of Page
Site Conditions   North West Area Brass Bands Association