Cinderford Academy are pleased to announce the full line-up for IMG SoundSport Forest of Dean Contest in Lydney, Gloucestershire on Sat 8th April 2017.

The following units will participate:

- Berry Hill
- Buccaneers
- Cinderford Academy
- Concord
- Forest of Dean Wind Band
- High Cross Cadets
- Lydbrook training Band
- Lydney ATC Band
- Lydney junior Band
- Parkend Silver Band
- Tin Soldiers
- Thurrock Marching Brass

The competition will be followed by a Grand Finale featuring an exhibition performance by the Cinderford Town Band and a special guest appearance by the British and European Champions, The Cory Band who are officially the best Brass Band in the World.

The event will conclude with a Massed Band performance and the results ceremony. Contest Secretary Sharon Thomas said “We’re delighted with the number of entrants into this year’s contest from all across the UK, and to have the world’s number 1 band here as well is the icing on the cake.”

The contest starts at 2pm with the Finale commencing at 6.15pm and takes place at:-

Forest Oak Arena
Purlieu View
Gloucs GL15 4LN

Tickets are for the whole day are £8.00, under 15/over 65 £6.00 for unreserved seating.