The third Kiveton Community Woodland Brass Festival recently took place on the site of the old Kiveton Park Colliery, South Yorkshire.
Organised by the Yorkshire and Humberside Brass Band Association in partnership with Forestry Commission England, the site has been reclaimed to include a natural amphitheatre where the bands performed their 20-minute entertainment programme.
Open to 3rd/4th Section and unregistered bands the event had a full entry of twelve competitors who were adjudicated on by Mike Kilroy and entertainment judges Councillor Peter Blanksby and Brenda Bradley.
1. Trinity Girls
2. Hade Edge Youth
Best Soloist: Gillian Hinkley (Trinity Girls)
Best March: Hucknall & Linby
Best Hymn: Dronfield CMW
Most Entertaining Band: Hade Edge Youth
Most Entertaing Item: Trinity Girls
Best unplaced 4th Section Band: Oughtibridge