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ACHIEVEMENTS


 

LISTED BELOW ARE THE BANDS HIGHLIGHTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE ENTERTAINMENTS CONTEST 2016

Champion Band for the 4th consecutive Year and Best Soloist prize: Nick Stokes, Bass Trombone- Minnie the Moocher.

 
NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE ENTERTAINMENTS CONTEST 2015

Hat-Trick for Shirebrook as they succeed in taking the champion band title for the 3rd year running.

 
NEMBBA CONTEST 2015

2nd Place with A London Overture by Philip Sparke and best percussion section prize.

 
NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE ENTERTAINMENTS CONTEST 2014

The band succeeded by retaining their title with their entertainments programme for the 2nd consecutive year.

 
NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE ENTERTAINMENTS CONTEST 2013

The band won 1st Place with their entertaining programme.

 
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS OF GREAT BRITAIN 2012

9TH OUT OF 17 IN THE NATIONAL FINALS AT CHELTENHAM

 
MIDLANDS QUALIFYING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2012

2ND PLACE AT THE MIDLANDS AREA QUALIFYING CHAMPIONSHIPS-PLACE AT NATIONAL FINALS- PROMOTION TO 1ST SECTION COMMENCING 2013

 
BUTLINS MINEWORKERS NATIONAL CONTEST 2012

3RD PLACE AT BUTLINS MINEWORKERS NATIONAL CONTEST AND HIGHEST PLACED MINING BAND.

 
BUXTON BRASS FESTIVAL

1ST PLACE AT BUXTON BRASS BAND FESTIVAL.

 
BOLSOVER BRASS FESTIVAL 2012

2ND PLACE IN THE ENTERTAINMENTS CONTEST. THE BAND OPENED WITH VALERO. PRINCIPLE CORNET PLAYER GLENN BIRKS PLAYED THE DEBUTANTE AND RUTH CARTLIDGE PLAYED BEAR NECESSITIES ON BASS WITH A FEW INTERUPTIONS FROM THE REST OF THE BAND. THE BAND ENDED WITH AN IRISH MELODY GAELFORCE WITH THE HELP OF THREE FANTASTIC IRISH DANCERS.

 
NATIONAL FINALS OF GREAT BRITAIN 2010

Shirebrook play at Nationals after being awarded 2nd place at Area.

 
MIDLANDS QUALIFYING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2010

Shirebrook claim 2nd place at the Area qualifying for a place at The National Finals in Harrogate.

 
BUTLINS NATIONAL MINEWORKERS 2009

Shirebrook win 1st prize and the Highest placed Mining Band for the second consecutive year.

 
BUTLINS NATIONAL MINEWORKERS 2008

Shirebrook win 1st place and the highest placed mining band.