2014 – Area Contest

9 March 2014 – At the Riviera Centre, Torquay, the band qualified for the finals for the second year in succession for the first time since 1968, coming second under Robert Childs. The test piece was St. Magnus by Kenneth Downie.

Cornets: Jan Boler, Craig Snell, Dave Smart, Ivan Hutchinson, Bianca Davies, Philippa Stewart, Dave Gotts, Greg Allain, Brian Easterbrook; Soprano Cornet: Paul Duffy; Flugel Horn: Chris Lewis; Tenor Horns: Phil Randell, Paul Street & Rosie Randell; Euhponiums: John Starkes & Sion Jones; Baritones: Graham Lawrence & Kevin Woods; Trombones: Scott Stewart, Andy Verner, Martin Dean; Basses: Duncan Smith, Ian Frost, Benoit Meurin, Jim Slade; Percussion: Paul Williams, Henry Boler, James Foster, Nicky Reid