2018 Regional Finals

Sectional Dates and Times are now shown below. Please note that all timings are provisional and will be confirmed after our WEBBA planning meeting at the end of January 2018. Further details and entry forms will be posted in due course.

Championship Section

Provisional Date: 11th March 2018
Provisional Time: Not before 15:30 (Draw at 14:00)
Stage: The Forum
Test Piece: Odyssey (Kevin Norbury)
Adjudicators: TBC

First Section

Provisional Date: Saturday 10th March 2018
Provisional Time: Not before 14:30 (Draw at 13:00)
Stage: The Forum
Test Piece: Brass Metamorphosis (James Curnow)
Adjudicators: TBC

Second Section

Provisional Date: Saturday 10th March 2018
Provisional Time: 09:30 (Draw at 08:30)
Stage: The Forum
Test Piece: Ex Terra Lucem (Jonathan Bates)
Adjudicators: TBC

Third Section

Provisional Date: Saturday 10th March 2018
Provisional Time: 10:00 (Draw at 09:00)
Stage: The Arena
Test Piece: Napoleon on the Alps (Philip Harper)
Adjudicators: TBC

Fourth Section

Provisional Date: Sunday 11th March 2018
Provisional Time: 09:00 (Draw at 08:00)
Stage: The Forum
Test Piece: World Tour (Dr. Rodney Newton)
Adjudicators: TBC



Revised 2018 Entry Process

This year, band entries need to be completed using a two-step process outlined below...


(1) ENTRY - STAGE ONE: BAND DETAILS

Band details need to be submitted via an online form. To begin, click the button below, which will take you to a separate page.


(2) ENTRY - STAGE TWO: PAYMENT

Once you've successfully completed the entry form, payment of £200 must be sent to WEBBA either by BACS or by Cheque.

BACS Details: Act = 97123487, Sort = 090154, Reference = "Band Name"


Cheque payable to: Council of West of England Brass Band Associations

Postal Address for Cheques: Mrs. S. Oldfield, 16 Bowring Close, Exeter. EX1 3TU


Remember, your entry is not complete until payment has been received.

Documents for Bands

  • Kapitol Promotions - National Rules

  • Final Instructions for Bands...Coming Soon
  • Percussion List...Coming Soon
  • Full List of Entries...Coming Soon

  • Percussion & Seating Stage Plan Template...Coming Soon

Contest Venue

Torquay has provided an excellent home for the Regional Finals for many years. As well as the facilities at the Riviera Centre itself. Torquay also provides plenty of hotels and attractions to make the weekend an enjoyable one. Many of our competing bands spend the weekend in Torquay, practising beforehand and celebrating after the finals.

The Riviera Centre is located close to the sea front and is well signposted. The address of the venue is...

Riviera International Centre, Chestnut Avenue, Torquay, SOUTH DEVON, TQ2 5LZ.