Important News

Facets of Glass – Queries

A document detailing responses to the many queries sent in by bands, relating to the revised 2022 version of “Facets of Glass” has been provided to bands competing in the third section of this year’s regional competitions.

In sharing this document Kapitol Promotions have advised that there is now no further need for any correspondence with individual band members or conductors, advising ‘they have everything they need to produce their performance’.

Important News

2022 Adjudicators announced

Alan Fernie and David Hirst

The adjudicators for the Midlands Regional contest 2022 have been announced as follows.

Championship Section

Sunday 27th February p.m.

Adjudicators – Alan Fernie & David Hirst

First Section

Saturday 26th February p.m.

Adjudicators – Alan Morrison & Chris King

Second Section

Saturday 26th February a.m.

Adjudicators – Paul Norley & Alan Duguid

Third Section

Sunday 27th February a.m.

Adjudicators –  Chris King & Paul Norley

Fourth Section

Sunday 6th March

Adjudicators – Paul Norley & Alan Duguid

Important News

Change to dates and Venue 2022 Midlands Area Contest

The Midland Regional Championships venue details for 2022 are confirmed as follows –

Venue: The Core Theatre, Corby Cube, George Street, Corby, Northants NN17 1QG

Championship Section – Sunday 27th February p.m.

First Section – Saturday 26th February p.m.

Second Section – Saturday 26th February a.m.

Third Section – Sunday 27th February a.m.

Fourth Section – Sunday 6th March


Entry forms for the contest will be sent to secretaries in the post in the next few days – likely by the end of November.

Secretaries are reminded to familiarise themselves with a copy of the rule changes from January 2022 received from Kapitol Promotions that has been sent to them via email.

The Midlands Regional Committee would like to thank all who sent forward their suggestions for a replacement venue, following cancellation by the Civic Hall. The contest organisers are understandably now further behind than usual with contest planning arrangements and will be in touch as soon as any further information is available.

Important News

Midlands Area 2020 – further info

Championship Section – Sunday 8th March p.m.

(2.30 approx start time) – The Civic Hall, Bedworth, Warwickshire
Adjudicators – Steve Sykes & Alan Morrison

First Section – Saturday 7th March

(11 a.m. start) – The Civic Hall, Bedworth, Warwickshire
Adjudicators – Alan Morrison & Chris Wormald

Second Section – Sunday 8th March a.m.

(10 a.m. start) – The Civic Hall, Bedworth, Warwickshire
Adjudicators –    Mark Wilkinson & Brian Rostron

Third Section – Saturday 7th March

(11 a.m. start) – Kenilworth School, Leyes Lane, Kenilworth CV8 2DA
Adjudicators – Brian Rostron & James Holt

Fourth Section – Sunday 8th March

(11 a.m. start) – Kenilworth School, Leyes Lane, Kenilworth CV8 2DA
Adjudicators – Chris Wormald & James Holt