18 Mar 2022

MORLEY MARCH MARCHES ON...

Morley Lions News

Morley Lions are delighted to announce that the long established and popular open-air march contest is back after a two year absence.



The popular Morley March Contest will return to the calendar on Sunday 26th June.


The event will kick off at 12.30pm and will comprise a road march along the pedestrianised Morley Queen Street, followed by the playing of a hymn tune and contest march in the band arena outside the Town Hall.


Event organiser, Geoff Fowler said "Our contest has established itself as a prestigious event and any proceeds from the contest go to the Morley & District Lions, which has the support of the Mayor of Morley and the Morley Community Development Committee.


We are delighted to announce that the prize pot is £2000 with prizes available for 'Best' in every section' and a first prize of £600 along with a total of 15 cash prizes and trophies."


Dan Frank, Secretary at Morley & District Lions Club said "We're delighted that the Brass Band Contest is coming back to the streets of Morley.


"We are grateful to Geoff and his family who are working hard to make the event a success and once again helping to support the Morley Lions Club"


Further information:

For further information and to request an application to enter, please contact: morleymarch@gmail.com