Important News

2023 Adjudicators announced

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

Championship Section – Sunday 26th February p.m.

Adjudicators – Stephen Roberts & Leigh Baker

First Section – Saturday 25th February p.m.

Adjudicators – Nicholas Garman & Anne Crookston

Second Section – Saturday 25th February a.m.

Adjudicators – Gary Davies & Sam Fisher

Third Section – Sunday 26th February a.m.

Adjudicators – Steve Pritchard Jones & Sam Fisher

Fourth Section – Saturdays 4th March

Adjudicators – Gary Davies & Steve Pritchard Jones

Important News

2023 Contest Dates Announced

The Midlands Regional Committee have announced that for 2023 the Regional Contest will again be held at The Core at Corby Cube, the dates will be as follows –

– Saturday 25th February – Second Section & First Section

– Sunday 26th February – Third Section & Championship Section

– Saturday 4th March – Fourth Section

Important News

Percussion 2022! **UPDATED 16/02/22**

16/02 – UPDATE TO FOURTH SECTION LIST

Following a number of queries the percussion lists have been updated with further information. The Midlands Regional committee also advise that these lists are available on the social media of GI Percussion

The details of the percussion provided at the 2022 Midlands Regional Contest is now available, as well as a sheet to download to record your percussion layout. You can access these here or anytime from the main menu.

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.