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Brass bands in Oldham and Saddleworth Whit Friday contests

About 100 Brass bands gathered in Oldham and Saddleworth for the annual Whit Friday Brass Band Contests.

Outdoor competitions take place around the villages and towns on the western edge of the Pennines.

The earliest recorded contest took place in 1884.

  • 13 Jun 2014
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