The Championships attract bands from Cleveland, Cumbria, Durham, East riding of Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire,(formally Humberside), North Yorkshire, Northumberland, and Tyne and Wear Each band will compete in their respective graded section for the honour of representing the North of England, at the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. The Championship Section competes in The Royal Albert Hall, London, whilst the other sections currently compete in The Centaur, Cheltenham.
The 2016 Championships was held in The Gala Theatre, Durham on March 12th and 13th.
Grading tables and list of bands
Details of contest dates - 2016 contest to be held 12/13 March