7th December 2002: WBBA Winter Contest
After participating in the Annual Winter WBBA Contest at the newly refurbished Arts Centre in Poole, now known as "The Lighthouse", The band are pleased to inform you of our latest achievements. With a total of six bands participating in the championship section the band played well and were awarded 2nd place. There was also a prize for another member of our ranks. Mark Fletcher our principal horn player was awarded the position of "Best Instrumentalist"
As another string to our bow we are also delighted to tell you that our training band participated in the youth section and were awarded a trophy and the title of "Best Youth Band (without adult assistance)". Murray Tabbart (aged 6 year) from the training band was awarded the title of "Youngest Instrumentalist "